March Health Night to focus on radiation injury and the use hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Posted on March 21, 2017

While advancements in radiation therapy help to target cancerous tumors and affected areas with a greater sense of accuracy, normal tissue can still be impacted by the treatment.  Fortunately, the use of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy can provide significant healing treatments for those dealing with a radiation injury.  Learn more about the use of HBO […]

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Check out the latest issue of Healthy Lifestyles

Posted on January 2, 2017

Wishing you a happy and HEALTHY new year! The New Year is approaching. Whether your goal is to run a marathon, give back to the community, stop smoking, lose weight, or just improve your health—Methodist Medical Center and Covenant Health can help. We offer a variety of fitness activities, informative classes, and volunteer opportunities to […]

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Check out the latest edition of Healthy Lifestyles

Posted on December 9, 2016

Learn about lung health,  the relationship between sleep and heart health and foot care for people with diabetes, plus see how you can light up a life this holiday season and so much more in the latest edition of Healthy Lifestyles.  Click here to read the full edition online.

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Covenant Health Response to CDC Advisory Linking Patient Infections to Potentially Contaminated Heater-Cooler Devices

Posted on October 21, 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued an advisory linking patient infections from Mycobacterium chimaera (M.chimaera) to the Stockert 3T Heater-Cooler devices used in open-heart surgery. Patient safety and privacy are top priorities for Covenant Health and we take the CDC’s advisory very seriously. After thorough review of our protocols at our […]

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Methodist and AARP Offer Safe Driving Program for Seniors

Posted on September 12, 2016

To help senior drivers hone their safety skills, Methodist Medical Center is sponsoring the AARP Driver Safety Program to be held on September 22 and 23 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. each day

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Room for Inspiration: Mural Enhances Methodist Pediatric Therapy Treatment Space

Posted on September 7, 2016

Thanks to Kellie Hudgens, a certified occupational therapist assistant at Methodist Therapy Services, the pediatric therapy gym has received a kid-friendly update with a special wall mural to inspire children to reach their goals.

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Check out this week’s edition of Healthy Lifestyles

Posted on September 6, 2016

From breastfeeding to information on a variety of special lectures and events this September, this week’s issue of Healthy Lifestyles is full of great information!  Click Here to read the full issue online.

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The Colors of Cancer Inspire Quilters in 13th Annual Donation to Hospitality Houses

Posted on August 23, 2016

It can be hard to find something positive and beautiful when faced with the diagnosis of cancer, but many cancer patients find comfort and hope in the love and support shared by family, friends and their community. And every once in a while, there is a simple gesture that says “we are thinking of you… […]

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