The Herald-Dispatch Health Source RSS 2015-07-07T07:13:38-04:00 urn:uuid:573cdd98-1cae-46db-a3ce-a2e68bd07475 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Cabell Huntington Hospital Team Completes First Outpatient Total Hip Replacement Surgery The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:bbff70c9-80a8-492f-8b02-05619418210d 2015-06-01T10:36:54-04:00 <p> Less than one month after completing the area&#8217;s first outpatient total knee replacement, the team at Cabell Huntington Hospital&#8217;s Mary H. Hodges Joint Replacement Center has completed its first outpatient total hip surgery.</p> Thanks to everyone who made the 12th Annual St. Mary’s Foundation Black- Tie-Gala such a ‘totally awesome’ event! The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:baca5306-1aea-453e-a1bb-1d6c55b88020 2015-05-29T16:48:18-04:00 <p> Gala benefitted two great initiatives of The Foundation &#8212; Kids in Motion and the St. Mary&#8217;s Hospitality House</p> St. Mary’s Events: The Total Woman to host information-filled event & Ninth Annual Ladies in Pink Luncheon The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:5f417874-3423-4ec6-ad7b-c7e10cc0d652 2014-09-29T11:08:44-04:00 <p> St. Mary&#8217;s The Total Woman program will host its third annual Girls Night Out Thursday, Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. at St. Mary&#8217;s Conference Center, 2825 Fifth Ave. in Huntington. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.</p> You’re invited to this year’s Seniorfest! The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:24352215-8d16-4855-b199-959ed048c7f7 2014-09-22T14:16:54-04:00 <p> SeniorFest, Cabell Huntington Hospital&#8217;s annual event promoting good health for seniors throughout the Tri-State through screenings and information will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the hospital&#8217;s campus.</p> The Mary H. Hodges Joint Replacement Program welcomes Jonathon Salava The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:877e496f-e540-4297-b855-96cb583db0a1 2014-09-08T15:01:28-04:00 <p> The Mary H. Hodges Joint Replacement Program at Cabell Huntington Hospital has once again raised the bar. Jonathon Salava, MD, a fellowship-trained joint replacement surgeon and former orthopedic surgery resident in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has returned to Cabell Huntington Hospital and Marshall Orthopaedics as a hip replacement and revision surgery specialist.</p> PATH to the Cure set for Sept. 28 The Herald-Dispatch urn:uuid:c92230a8-7c8a-4db0-9319-8e5239b054ff 2014-08-25T16:27:45-04:00 <p> As a social worker at St. Mary&#8217;s Medical Center, Ronna Woods is used to giving people support when they need it. But in 2011, it was Woods herself who needed support when she was diagnosed with breast cancer.</p> A frontal approach to back surgery at Cabell Huntington Hospital The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:e9da7c85-50e7-4738-9856-53a31fca26c1 2014-08-11T10:36:49-04:00 <p> Danny Shadd barely remembers life without back pain. It has been 16 years since a work-related injury cost him the enjoyment of daily activities. During that time, he tried countless treatment options.</p> Emergency Care or Urgent Care, St. Mary’s Medical Center has you covered. The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:8e57b313-2af7-44fa-839d-bfe1955457c8 2014-08-11T09:43:03-04:00 <p> Go to St. Mary&#8217;s Urgent Care for a problem that is not life threatening or risking disability, but that has you concerned and you cannot see your doctor soon enough.</p> Show your heart some love. The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:0c26b342-468f-4bee-8f62-c7a6e4fea51c 2014-02-21T11:40:00-05:00 <p> Heart disease and stroke may be preventable and controllable, but they still are two of the three leading causes of death for Americans. At Cabell Huntington Hospital, our team of heart specialists provide preventive screenings, education and treatment for many types of heart disease, including heart attack and stroke.</p> Manage to eat dessert with diabetes The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:17d693da-7793-4a3c-9e53-1658c1da3bb7 2013-11-29T07:17:59-05:00 <p> Desserts can be some of the most tempting parts of the holiday season. And, if you are a diabetic, sweets can be a real problem since most of them have a lot of carbohydrates &#8212; even in a small portion.</p>