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  • THE SCARS OF ABUSE: Hampton Roads community needs to step up to prevent child fatalities

    THE SCARS OF ABUSE: Hampton Roads community needs to step up to prevent child fatalities
    "We recognize that the responsibility for… prevention of child fatalities lies with the community, not with any single agency or entity." —Hampton Roads Regional Child Fatality Review Team, 2010. They're white and black, boys and girls,...
  • Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of health and human services, visits Sentara, HU

    Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of health and human services, visits Sentara, HU
    In April, the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services launched the Partnership for Patients, an effort to save thousands of lives by stopping millions of preventable injuries and complications in patient care over the next 3 years. Sentara Norfolk...
  • Web chat 'Ask the Experts' on Seasonal Affective Disorder and Depression

    Web chat  'Ask the Experts' on Seasonal Affective Disorder and Depression
    Are you SAD? Join us at noon on Wednesday, Jan. 26, for our live Web chat on Seasonal Affective Disorder and depression. When daylight hours are short, a type of depression called Seasonal Affective Disorder can kick in. Here's your chance to ask...
  • New 'wellness visit' and many preventive services now free with Medicare

    New 'wellness visit' and many preventive services now free with Medicare
    Medicare, the government insurance program for those aged 65 and older and others with certain disabilities, started covering an annual "wellness visit" without charge or co-pay for the first time on Jan. 1. While most of its provisions for patient care...
  • Choosing early delivery for babies can be harmful to health

    Choosing early delivery for babies can be harmful to health
    Thanks to overwhelming medical evidence of the important development that takes place in a baby's brain and lungs during the last few weeks of gestation, most area hospitals have changed their policies on early elective deliveries. The change was...
  • New president takes over Riverside

    New president takes over Riverside
    William B. Downey takes the reins at Riverside Health System at a time when the system is growing and building, the uncertainty of health-care reform looms, and more people than ever before will seek health care. A Riverside executive vice president...
  • Flu activity appears to have peaked, doctor says

    Flu activity picked up in recent weeks and appear to have peaked last week, said Dr. David Trump, director of the Peninsula Health Department. Trump and Dr. Jim Byrne, who practices family medicine at Sentara Family & Internal Medicine Physicians in...
  • Primary doctors transform offices into patient-centered 'medical homes'

    Primary doctors transform offices into patient-centered 'medical homes'
    A few Hampton Roads doctors' offices are transforming themselves into patient-centered medical homes. And that means more than just replacing outdated waiting-room magazines. The concept of establishing "medical homes" emerged in the health-care...
  • HOMICIDES IN HAMPTON ROADS FOR 2011

    NEWPORT NEWS Jan. 27 -- Kelly Parsley Jackson (39, Newport News) shot to death in her home on Harrington Road in front of her 9-year-old daughter. Police arrested her husband, Rodney Bolivia Jackson (44, Newport News) and charged him with murder....
  • Health Notes: $1 million for chronic care

    <span style=color:#ff0000><b>Health Notes:</b></span> $1 million for chronic care
    The Williamsburg Community Health Foundation announced last week it will award $1 million in grants to members of the Chronic Care Collaborative. The Chronic Care Collaborative is a six-member consortium of non-profit health care providers serving...
  • Bon Secours adds PET/CT for earlier tumor detection

    Bon Secours adds PET/CT for earlier tumor detection
    Bon Secours Hampton Roads is the latest to add PET/CT scanning to their arsenal in the fight for cancer survival. The combined imaging system results in faster and more accurate assessments for individuals undergoing cancer treatment.  PET/CT scanners...