With osteoporosis, bones deteriorate or become brittle and fragile due to low bone mass and bone tissue loss. Osteoporosis increases the risk of fractures, particularly of the hips, spine and wrists.
If you suffer a stroke, receiving the proper treatment and rehabilitation as quickly as possible is absolutely key. Recovery begins immediately following a stroke.
A Douglas County resident has tested positive for e. Coli linked to romaine lettuce. It's an eye-opening reminder that E. coli outbreaks can and will strike close to home. What can you do to stay safe?
Hepatitis C is a virus that causes inflammation of the liver, what we call “hepatitis.” It is spread primarily through contact with the blood of an infected person. May is Hepatitis Awareness Month - how much do you know?
It’s the ultimate in comfort food… and at Methodist Women’s Hospital, it’s serious business. If you haven’t had one of their Kellogg's® Rice Krispies® Treats, you are missing out.
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. What should you watch for when it comes to protecting your skin? (VIDEO)
With each new arrival, not only is new life created, it also signals another new beginning: the creation of a mother. Our with compassion, dedication and knowledge, our providers get to walk alongside her on her journey as she navigates what it means to be a mom.
High blood pressure – also called hypertension – is when the pressure in your arteries is too high. What are the ways having high blood pressure can hurt your health?
From the minute you announce you’re pregnant, people start offering their advice and sharing their best guess on baby. While your friends and family mean well with their input, don’t put a lot of faith into their predictions.