Health and Fitness

The A-B-C-D-E‘s of viral Hepatitis

Millions of people across the globe, including in our own backyard, are living with a viral hepatitis infection and may not even know it. Experts at Baylor College of Medicine say awareness and diagnosis is the first step to taking control and making changes to either prevent or treat this potentially deadly infection.

July 30, 2018 noon read more..

Two doctors join Astria team

Doniel Drazin, MD – Neurosurgeon and Roberto Amado-Cattaneo, MD, FACS Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeon are the newest members of the Astria Regional Medical Center.

March 26, 2018 2:17 p.m. read more..

Time to learn Diabetes risk

Tuesday, March 27, marks the American Diabetes Association’s (ADA’s) annual Alert Day, an opportunity to sound the alarm about the prevalence and risks of type 2 diabetes by asking Americans to take the Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test.

March 26, 2018 2:12 p.m. read more..

Pre-screenings reduce risk for colon cancer

With colorectal cancer as the second leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States, PMH Medical Center is offering free colon cancer pre-screenings at the PMH Surgical Group, 820 Memorial St. Suite 3.

March 26, 2018 2:11 p.m. read more..