November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise critical awareness about lung cancer in hopes of turning the tide against the disease. While the number of new lung cancer cases continues to decrease nationally, due to people quitting smoking and advances in early detection and treat…
HFCH pediatricians offer tips of how to prevent the spread
Do you need to see a doctor? Not sure whether to go to an urgent care or the emergency room? Here are some guidelines.
Monitoring your health is an important part of maintaining it and blood tests can provide a wealth of information. In addition to measuring cholesterol and triglycerides, values on a blood test can alert you to potential issues related to your organs and their functionality. Mountain Health …
All parents hope that their kids have a great school year. But in order for that to happen, kids need to stay healthy.
Colorectal cancer, or cancer in the colon and/or rectum, is the third most common cancer in the U.S. and the second leading cause of cancer death. But colorectal cancer is also one of the most preventable cancers with proper screenings.
Monitoring your health is an important part of maintaining it and blood tests can provide a wealth of information. In addition to measuring cholesterol and triglycerides, values on a blood test can alert you to potential issues related to your organs and their functionality. Cabell Huntingto…
‘Tis the season for family, festivities and way too much food. Temptations are everywhere, parties and travel disrupt daily routines and it doesn’t last for just one day. So, how do you stick to a healthy eating plan when everyone around you is splurging?
St. Mary’s Medical Center opened a public pharmacy Monday, Nov. 8. The new St. Mary’s Pharmacy, located on the first floor of the Highlawn Medical Building, 2828 First Ave., Huntington, features a drive-thru and retail items.
Mountain Health Network hospitals recognized by Healthgrades for commitment to quality care and exceptional outcomes
CHH among the top hospitals nationally for orthopedics; SMMC five-star recipient for defibrillator procedures and hip fracture treatment
Mountain Health Network (MHN) invites the community to join in painting the area pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise awareness about the impact of breast cancer.
I’ve already had COVID-19. Why do I need to get the vaccine?
In addition to the tones of monitors and equipment that are expected in hospitals, a new sound can be heard on the floors of Hoops Family Children’s Hospital – music. HFCH is partnering with Aspire! Conservatory of Fine & Performing Arts in Ashland to conduct a three-month pilot project …
I feel like the vaccine was rushed to market. Was it?