Lourdes Hospitals Earn Weight-Loss Surgery Honors
Citing clinical excellence and quality care, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has designated Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County and Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center as Blue Distinction Centers for Bariatric Surgery.
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Digital Mammography Unit Opens
A new digital mammography unit has opened at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden. Faster to take and clearer than traditional X-rays, digital mammograms allow physicians to identify more women at risk for developing breast cancer.
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NOVEMBER 2010
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Heart Association Releases New CPR Guidelines
The American Heart Association has revised its guidelines for CPR, stressing chest compressions over mouth-to-mouth resuscitation with the goal of saving more lives.
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Holiday Food and Diabetes: 7 Tips for a Happy and Healthy Season
Holiday celebrations can tempt party-goers to abandon healthy habits, but calorie-filled festivities can pose unique challenges to the millions of Americans with diabetes. Find out how to successfully navigate the holiday season.
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Bad for Your Ears, Bad for Your Heart
Can you hear me now? For years, we've known that long exposure to loud noises can cause hearing loss. But new research says that noise can increase your risk for developing heart disease.
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Rushing to the Bathroom? A Little Weight Loss May Help
Have you ever not quite made it to the bathroom in time? If so, you’re not alone. Urinary incontinence affects millions of women in the United States. Fortunately, there are many ways to greatly relieve your symptoms.
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Could That Sore Throat Be Strep?
There are many possible causes for a sore throat. One is strep throat, a bacterial infection. How can you tell what’s causing your sore throat and how should you treat it?
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