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Ancient Honey Remedy Could Be Effective in Promoting Soft Tissue Healing

By Specialty Hospital Staff | December 11, 2019

Researchers have put a spotlight on an ancient remedy, manuka honey, produced from the nectar of the manuka tree, to study the perceived benefits of its natural antibacterial properties.  The study’s findings suggest that sandwiching nano-layers of minute amounts of …

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Daily Dose of Inspiration!

By Chelsey | December 11, 2019

From our good friends at www.Caregiverlist.com!

Celebrating National Handwashing Awareness Week

By Chelsey | December 4, 2019

Join us in celebrating National Handwashing Awareness Week. Regular handwashing, particularly before and after certain activities, is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others. It’s quick, it’s simple, and …

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Study Uses Claims Data to Look at Patterns in 30-Day Post-MI Hospital Readmissions

By Specialty Hospital Staff | November 30, 2019

A Research study findings published in the Sept. 20 issue of the Journal of the American Heart Association noted that patients readmitted to the discharging hospital after myocardial infarction (MI) do not have significant differences in outcomes compared with those who are …

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Happy Thanksgiving!

By Chelsey | November 27, 2019

November is the time to be thankful, a time to remember and to embrace those who enrich our lives. Wishing you a harvest of blessings, good health, and good times. Happy Thanksgiving!

Landmark SCHEMIA Study Finds Interventions for Stable Heart Disease No Better Than Taking Drugs  

By Specialty Hospital Staff | November 20, 2019

Researchers at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and Stanford University say that recently released findings from the landmark International Study of Comparative Health Effectiveness with Medical and Invasive Approaches (ISCHEMIA) study reveal that there is no evidence of lower cardiac …

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Lung Cancer Awareness Month

By Chelsey | November 20, 2019

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. It is the most common cancer worldwide. Lung Cancer is the number one cancer killer of women and men in the United States. It takes more lives every year than colon, prostate, ovarian and …

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Kaiser Permanente Researchers Find Epidemic of Deaths Due to Heart Failure in U.S.

By Specialty Hospital Staff | November 12, 2019

Kaiser Permanente researchers put the spotlight on age 65 and over baby boomers and find that deaths due to heart failure are increasing in the United States. Their findings were published in the October 29 issue of JAMA Cardiology. The …

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National Alzheimer\’s Awareness Month

By Chelsey | November 6, 2019

The month of November is known as Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. President Ronald Reagan made that designation in 1983 and it is something that is still recognized today. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, at that time there were less than two …

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Better Education Needed for Patients with Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices

By Specialty Hospital Staff | October 31, 2019

A new study reveals the need for increased patient education on cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED).  Although patients today have real-time access to data, a new survey shows significant gaps in patient understanding of device use and the impact on their …

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