SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Managing your low back pain
May 29, 2011 At least four out of five adults will experience back pain at some point in their lives. “Many cases of back pain are the result of a muscle strain,” explained Tracy L. Neuendorf, D.O., F.A.O.C.A. more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Is high cholesterol putting your own health at risk?
May 15, 2011 “Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance made in a person’s liver and other cells,” explained Internal Medicine physician G. Scott Wilson, M.D. more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Good health can start with mom
May 8, 2011 “Good health starts at home, and our mothers are usually our first teachers of good health habits, from washing our hands, to eating our vegetables, to getting enough sleep,” explained... more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Melanoma Monday launches key month
May 1, 2011 The first Monday in May is designated as Melanoma Monday and the official launch of Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Mammography and thyroid shields — to use or not to use?
April 24, 2011 Television viewers watching the “Dr. more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Is your problem allergies or sinus?
April 17, 2011 “Many people confuse seasonal allergies with sinus infections,” explained Otolaryngologist Wayland Wong, M.D. more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Stay Away From Added Sugar ..
April 10, 2011 Americans over the age of 2 now consume 15.8 percent of their daily calories as added sugar. That's a 50 percent increase from 30 years ago, when added sugars contributed only 10. more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Understanding over-the- counter (OTC) pain relievers
April 3, 2011 Over-the-counter (OTC) pain relievers are medicines that a person can buy without a prescription. more »»
SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL... Put a little spring into your step
March 27, 2011 “People who walk regularly have been shown to experience less incidence of cancer, heart disease, stroke, diabetes and other diseases,” explained Family Practice physician Timothy Wagner, D.O. more »»