Houston Methodist Sugar Land (Texas) Hospital was named to Becker's Hospital Review's list of 100 Great Community Hospitals 2017
3 foods that could increase your risk of colon cancer
Published Mar. 9, 2018 You probably tend to think of foods as either “healthy” or “unhealthy.” While healthy foods help you stay fit and feel good, unhealthy foods make you gain weight and feel sluggish However, there’s another step beyond unhealthy. There are foods that may contribute to your risk of cancer—namely colon cancer Colon cancer is the second most deadly type of cancer behind lung cancer . Every year, 140,000 people get colon cancer and as many as 50,000 people die from it. “Colon cancer is very treatable in its early stages,” said Bogdan Protyniak, MD, a colorectal surgeon at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre. “Unfortunately, because it can be difficult to…
6 Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health
Owning a pet can ward off depression, lower blood pressure, and boost immunity. It may even improve your social life.
7 Breast Cancer Prevention Tips
The Susan G. Komen Foundation estimates that among women in the U.S. there will be 246,660 new cases of invasive breast cancer and 61,000 new cases of in situ cancer and 40,450 breast cancer deaths. There are several things that women can to help prevent breast cancer.
Mountainside Medical Equipment
Learn how to choose a wheelchair based on patient needs including strength, size, accessories, and functionality to provide adequate support and mobility.
This Is What Actually Happens When You Get an Abortion
Torn Meniscus: What to Know
A torn meniscus is one of the most common knee injuries endured by orthopedic patients. Here's what you "kneed" to know.
24-Hour Emergency Room
Reduce your wait for emergency care. EvergreenHealth's 24/7 emergency room in Redmond, WA offers online appointment scheduling. The ER is staffed by physicians board certified in emergency medicine.
Sleep and Aging: Why Can't We Stay Asleep As We Get Older?
In a National Sleep Foundation survey of adults aged 55 and older, one-third of people aged 55-64 and one quarter of people aged 65-84 reported that their sleep
2019 Virginia Mason Memorial Downtown Yakima Mile
2019 Virginia Mason Memorial Downtown Yakima Mile Run - Yakima, WA June 8, 2019 | Register for 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 1 mi, 0.25 mi distances, Volunteer. Help us reach our fundraising goal