Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Healthy eating can be a difficult undertaking. The temptations that can lead you astray come in droves – from the ease of ordering out to the common dessert craving, maintaining a diet is a challenge replete of growling hunger pangs.  With the dust settled on all that holiday cheer, focus shifts to fulfilling our New Year’s Resolutions.... Read More
Monday, January 16, 2017
Memorial Healthcare is pleased to announce their recent accreditation from the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) for their laboratory. Memorial Healthcare is one of more than 7,700 CAP-accredited facilities worldwide. "The laboratory is proud to have met the high standards which are set by the College of... Read More
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
So you’ve made the decision to increase physical activity this New Year. That’s great! Exercising is a rewarding endeavor, which keeps you healthy and provides all-around good feelings. It’s also an arduous endeavor.Now, don’t let that discourage you. Its difficulty is part of what makes it rewarding. You truly have to earn exercise’s rewards.... Read More
Monday, January 9, 2017
Bad habits: everyone has one. As 2017 settles in, perhaps you’re shifting focus onto quashing a bad habit of yours, like smoking.Declaring a resolution is the easy part – sticking to it is a whole other ballgame. If you’re hoping you’ve flicked your last cigarette, a substantial first step is starting a journal. Sure, you aren’t in high school,... Read More
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Are you committing to a new you in the New Year? The holidays are in the rearview mirror, which means chances are you’re coming off a tasty binge of scrumptious food – especially those delectable desserts. And if starting a diet was your New Year’s Resolution, your dessert consumption will likely be significantly curtailed in the coming months.... Read More
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Memorial Healthcare responds to the recent report released by Kaiser Health News, “Latest Hospital Injury Penalties Include Crackdown on Antibiotic Resistant Germs.”According to Brian Long, President and CEO of Memorial Healthcare, “Memorial Healthcare has been working diligently in addressing the unique factors that can contribute to hospital... Read More
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Stress easily compounds when a loved one requires end-of-life care. When facing this situation, you want to diligently seek out a hospice provider that addresses your loved one’s physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs. During this trying period, it’s critical to vet your options and find a provider that offers what your loved one needs... Read More
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. People are cheerful and in the giving mood. Many will surely hit the stores and purchase presents and stocking stuffers for friends and family members. What they might not know is this gift presents the potential for a trip to the emergency room. Hospital emergency rooms treat more than 250,000 toy-related... Read More
Monday, December 12, 2016
Amber Eickholt, Nurse Navigator Oncologist at Memorial Healthcare, recalls numerous difficulties following her uncle’s cancer diagnosis. He would ask her question after question, which she would answer as best she could. However, she couldn’t answer every question as she lacked the resources to figure out what was going on and what to do. An... Read More
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Memorial Healthcare Foundation raised nearly $27,000 to purchase new orthopedic surgical equipment at its annual Go Green! Go Blue! Tailgate Party.  Go Blue fans took home the fundraising title with contributions of over $16,000. As a result of the fundraiser, Memorial Healthcare will be implementing an arthroscopic hip procedure, the... Read More