Studies: Some cancer treatments can be skipped
Tens of thousands of women each year might be able to skip at least some of the grueling treatments for breast cancer — which can include surgery, heavy chemo and radiation — without greatly harming their odds of survival, new research suggests.
Health care signups pick up pace in November
Playing catch-up with a long way to go, President Barack Obama’s new health insurance markets last month picked up the dismal pace of signups, the administration reported Wednesday.
Box selected as a 2013 Top Hospitalist in U.S.
Adventist Health System is proud to announce that Gordon Hospital’s chief hospitalist, Brent Box, MD was selected by The American College of Physicians as a 2013 Top Hospitalist.
Lifestyle transformation plan offered at Gordon Hospital
More than $60 billion has been spent by Americans this year alone on weight loss and better health-related products and services.
Year-end signups crucial test for health care site
President Barack Obama’s new and improved health care website faces yet another test in just a couple of weeks, its biggest yet. If HealthCare.gov becomes overwhelmed by an expected year-end crunch, many Americans will be left facing a break in their insurance coverage.
Officials: Worst tech bugs over for Healthcare.gov
The worst of the online glitches, crashes and delays may be over for the problem-plagued government health care website, the Department of Health and Human Services said Sunday.
Officials: Healthcare.gov making strides
Visitors to the government’s health care website encounter fewer errors and the system now works most of the time, administration officials said Sunday in a progress report.
Ellis earns Extra Mile Award
Gregg Ellis has been awarded Gordon Hospital’s prestigious Extra Mile Award.
VIDEO: Princeton considers new meningitis vaccine
Princeton University may give students a meningitis vaccine approved overseas but not in the U.S. Seven people contracted a rare form of bacterial meningitis on campus. At least one infectious disease expert thinks the vaccine is likely safe to use.
Never say never
Stephanie Bruce was literally at death’s door.
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