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Blog Posts in March, 2012

Common Effects of Stroke

A stroke, also called a cerebrovascular accident or brain attack, occurs when blood flow to a part of the brain is interrupted. When blood flow is interrupted for any period of time, oxygen and ...
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Happy Doctors' Day from Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center!

Today we celebrate Doctors’ Day, a day we thank and recognize our dedicated physicians for the care and expertise they provide to our patients each and every day.
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The Importance of Quality Prenatal Care

Finding quality prenatal care early in your pregnancy and continuing until childbirth is vital to the future health of you and your child. By seeking prenatal care early in your pregnancy, you can ...
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Line Dancing

Thursday, March 29 11 a.m. - Noon Education Room/First Floor Wear your dancing shoes and come line dance with us! Learn the benefits and basics of this dance method and increase your fitness level. ...
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Respect, Inspire, Strengthen, Empower: Introducing Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center's RISE Behavioral Health Unit

For many men and women who suffer from behavioral health problems, the stresses of daily life can interfere with their routine and significantly reduce their overall quality of life. To help the ...
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Think Pink!

As with most types of cancer, detecting breast cancer in its earliest stages is one of the most important factors in being cured. In addition to breast self-exams, mammography screening can help to ...
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When You Need Emergency Care, Every Second Counts

Hospital emergency rooms operate on the triage system. Triage, from the French word meaning to sift, determines the medical need of each patient based on the severity of their condition. For example, ...
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Learn More About Our Services and Staying Healthy

You can work to avoid experiencing serious medical conditions by knowing your risk factors and taking preventive steps. Learn more about your risk factors for a stroke and the other topics discussed ...
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A New Mom-to-Be's Guide to Trimesters

For first-time expectant mothers, pregnancy can be a time of both excitement and trepidation. Learning as much as possible about the development of your baby and birthing process can be a huge help in ...
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Yoga

Thursday, March 15 11 a.m. to Noon Education Room/First Floor Find your Zen and join us for a yoga session. Sponsored by CareMore. Bring a yoga mat. Call 702.880.2700 to register. Light refreshments ...
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Mini Strokes (TIAs): Don't Ignore the Symptoms, Act FAST!

A TIA, or transient ischemic attack, occurs when blood flow to a part of the brain is interrupted for only a short period of time. Unlike a full stroke, these “mini strokes” are not fatal ...
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Save Money with SW Gas

Tuesday, March 13 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Education Room/First Floor SW Gas’ “Seniors Helping Seniors” program will be onsite to give you saving money tips on utility bills, ...
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Southern Hills Hospital Kicks Off "High School to Healthcare" Partnership

Southern Hills Hospital kicked off its “High School to Healthcare” partnership program with West Career and Technical Academy, providing 24 high school juniors a real-world look at the ...
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