Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Facebook | Twitter | Home RSS
Reviewing commonly abused substances

September 18, 2011 This seems like a good time to talk about the most commonly abused substances. more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Could global spread of deadly virus happen?

September 18, 2011 The movie, “Contagion,” which tracks the global spread of a deadly, flu-like virus, may have some audience members asking if the circumstances surrounding the film could actually happen in the world... more »»

It only happens to some other family, right?

September 11, 2011 It may be that, unless a child of yours or someone you are close to has been killed or impaired for life because of alcohol you won’t take seriously the fact that nearly 5,000 young people die each... more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL..Virtual CT colonoscopy newest screening test

September 11, 2011 In the United States, colorectal cancer is the third most common cause of cancer death in both men and women. more »»

Gangs: Could your child be a member of one?

September 4, 2011 When you think “gang,” what comes to your mind? Our Gang was a TV show featuring Spanky, Alfalfa, Darla, Buckwheat and Butch.. But the faces of “gangs” today is much different. more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Lack of deep sleep tied with blood pressure

September 4, 2011 Not getting enough deep may raise a person’s blood pressure, according to a new study published recently in Hypertension: Journal of the American Heart Association. more »»

Grief and mourning — dealing with loss

August 28, 2011 Grief and mourning. The loss of a loved one. The demise of a relationship. Facing your own mortality. more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL..Providing insight into treatment for pinkeye

August 28, 2011 Pinkeye, also known as conjunctivitis, is very common and usually associated with young children. more »»

Athletics and substance abuse: Risky business

August 21, 2011 High school athletes have been getting into shape and ready for their fall sports season…football, cross-country, volleyball, and golf. A mix of weather conditions has been thrown at the. more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL..Can you spot heart disease?

August 21, 2011 If you feel healthy, you may think you've got plenty of time before you have to start worrying about medical issues like heart diseas. more »»

Laughter can be the best medicine

August 14, 2011 How long is your to-do list? Do you ever complete everything on your list? What is your reward for completing all of those things? Are you racing hard and fast to complete all those tasks? Do you... more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Different factors can result in mosquito bites

August 14, 2011 While it may seem like some people “taste” better to mosquitoes, there are a few other factors that place a person at a greater risk for drawing the attention of this type of insec. more »»

Why is mayor stonewalling proposed audit?

August 14, 2011 I was amazed to read in today’s local newspapers (Aug. more »»

Quitting:?Bad habits are hard to break

July 31, 2011 By CATHY BROWNFIELD Family Recovery Center Old habits are hard to break. You have to want to be successful if you’re going to achieve the desired goal. more »»

People with disabilities are people first

July 24, 2011 Did you ever take the time to really examine the labels we put on people? He is "mentally ill"; she is an "addict"; he or she is "handicapped. more »»

Really??My ADD student can’t learn?

July 24, 2011 “How was school today?” Mom asks Junior when he comes in the door. “It was OK,” he answers, only because he can’t ignore his mother. She will ask again. “Do you have homework?” she asks. more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Take care of your health during the heat wave

July 24, 2011 “Too much heat is not safe for anyone and is even riskier if a person is older or has health problems,” explained Family Practice physician Karl Getzinger, M.D. more »»

Unteachable? Really?

July 17, 2011 By CATHY BROWNFIELD Family Recovery Center Tom was lost and floating. He had been for some time. But he didn’t say anything and nobody else was paying attention to what was going on with hi. more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL...Looking at myths and truths about COPD

July 17, 2011 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, known as COPD, is a lung disease in which the lungs are damaged and breathing becomes very difficult. more »»

SALEM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL... Lung cancer screening could be a lifesaver

July 10, 2011 There are only a few cancer diagnoses more terrifying than lung cancer. “This disease is responsible for about one-third of all U.S. cancer deaths every year,” explained Lawrence Schmetterer, M.D. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web