Health & Wellness News: Past Issues

 

Fall 2011

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Journey to a Healthier Life: Weight Loss Surgery
Procedure-in-Brief: Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
Q&A: Meet Dr. Grant, Lahey's New CEO
U.S.News and World Report Rankings
Primary Care Physicians in Burlington and Peabody
Voices from our Facebook Page
Lahey's Cancer Conference

Winter 2011

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A Candid Look at Ovarian Cancer
The Modern Hysterectomy
Kidney Disease Free Screening
Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness
Patient Safety: A Partnership
Living Better with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Primary Care: Gateway to Better Health
Sedation-Free Colonoscopy

Fall 2010

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Teamwork in Sync: A Heart Failure Success Story
The Landsman Heart & Vascular Center
Hand Washing: Advice for Flu Season
Hospital Medicine: A Growing specialty
Advanced Prostate Cancer: Lahey Offers Novel Treatment
Surgical Weight Loss: Options to Help Patients
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Event: October 14
New CT Reduces Radiation Exposure
Lahey Ranked Among the Best for Urology
Get Support: Lahey's Support Groups

Spring 2010

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In this Issue:

Hearing Is Believing: Cochlear Implants
Better Hearing and Speech Month
Men's Health: Catch the PITCH
Skin Cancer Awareness and Prevention Month
Chronic Kidney Disease: Addressing the Link
Primary Care at Lahey: Good for Your Health
Advancing Medicine on the North Shore
Health Care Calendar
Breast Center Accreditation
Fifth Annual Cancer Walk

Winter 2010

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Hip, Hip Hooray: Total Joint Replacement Brings Total Joy
Lahey Tops in Cardiac Care
Colon Cancer Awareness
Palliative Care: A Very Special Specialty
Taking Charge of Your Diabetes
Low Vision: Options for Patients
February Is American Heart Month: Do you know the symptoms of a heart attack?

Fall 2009

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Back in Action: Lahey's Spine Center
Health Tip: The Exercise Cure
Procedure in Brief: Carpal Tunnel Release
Clinic News: Lahey Achieves Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence 

Spring 2009

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The Road to Recovery: Recovering from Stroke
Q&A: Osteoporosis
Managing Chronic Pain
Endoscopy: New Approaches
Peabody Expansion: Advancing Medicine on the North Shore
Clinic News: Joint Commission Accreditation; Are You Cleared for Take-Off? 

Winter 2009

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The Heart of a Woman: Understanding Gender Differences in Heart Disease
Procedure in Brief: Meniscus Repair
Q&A: The Facts About HPV
The New Age of Hearing Aids
Indoor Allergies: Prevention and Treatment
Keeping the Beat: Lahey's Cardiac Arrythmia Service
Clinic News: Lahey Tops in Cardiac Care

Fall 2008

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In this Issue:

Preventing Cancer: New Colonoscopy Screening Guidelines
Procedure in Brief: Eyelid Surgery
Q&A: COPD
Burlington regional news: Helping Men After Prostate Cancer
Merrimack regional news: Breast Imaging
Peabody regional news: Vascular Surgery Consultation
Lahey Named Among America's Best Hospitals in U.S.News & World Report
Lahey Receives Commission on Cancer Approval
Lahey Among the Best in the Nation for Heart Attack Survival

Summer 2008

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In this Issue:

Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Health Tip: Getting Help When You Try to Quit (Smoking)
Q&A: Mohs Surgery
Your Aging Feet
Urinary Incontinence: Exceptional Treatment for a Common Disorder
Emergency Services on the North Shore
Lahey's Hybrid Operating Room
Lahey Goes Tobacco Free 

Spring 2008

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The Wrist's the Route: Alternate Method for Detecting
Artery Blockages
Procedure in Brief: VATS Lobectomy for Lung Cancer
Q&A: Celiac Disease
State-of-the-Heart: Cardiovascular Imaging
Keeping Diabetes at Bay
Glaucoma: Early Detection Is Key to Treatment 

Winter 2008

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A New Era in Cancer Care
Procedure in Brief: Myomectomy
Q&A: Retinal Detachment
Keeping a Healthy Smile
Exploring the Connections: Erectile Dysfunction, Testosterone and Cardiac Risk
Probiotics for Digestive Health
Lahey Named a Leapfrog Top Hospital 

Fall 2007

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In this Issue:

Putting Spinal Pain at Ease
Vaccination Update
Restless Legs Syndrome
Lahey's MS Center
Hepatitis C: A Silent Disease
Colonoscopy Facts and Myths
Lahey Ranked Among Nation's Best 

Summer 2007

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In this Issue:

Picturing a Cure for Epilepsy
Lumbar Discectomy
Hereditary Cancer Risk
Clinic News
DVT: Weighing the Risks
Women's Health: Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery
Lyme Disease 

Spring 2007

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To Catch a Cancer Earlier
Health Tip: The HPV Vaccine
Q&A: Cardiovascular Rehabilitation
Clinic News
Robot-Assisted Surgery
Travel Medicine: A World of Health
CT Angiography: A Clearer Picture of Heart Disease 

Winter 2007

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In this Issue:

Weighing the Benefits: Treatment for Obesity
Health Tip: Memory Problems-When to Seek Help
Q&A: Barrett's Esophagus
Clinic News
Genetic Links to Cancer
Elbow Arthroscopy
Urinary Incontinence