Health

Kids and Trauma: What to Look for

ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- The statistics are scary. The number of kids requiring hospital treatment each year for physical assault-related injuries can fill every seat in nine stadiums. A...

Crowder College Holds Wellness Week

Crowder College is promoting healthy living to its students. The college is hosting Wellness Week. Various campus groups are setting-up booths on campus to teach students about spiritual, mental an...

Magic Magnets for Spinal Lengthening

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- It happens more often than you think. One in every thousand children under the age of ten has early onset scoliosis. Their spinal curve can be so severe ...

No Goop Dentist

CLEARWATER, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Dentists take thousands of impressions of teeth every year. Many use what's known as, the goop. But now it's out with the old and in with a new way to get a g...

Robots to the Rescue

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Nurses at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, California are keeping an eye on up to 12 patients in their rooms at one time. They can do that, thanks to the Ava...

Lung Cancer PDT: Old Treatment New Results

BUFFALO, N.Y. (Ivanhoe Newswire) --Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women. Treating it has been a huge challenge. But now, a treatment that's been around for decades i...

Medical Professionals Bring Awareness To Sepsis

The medical community wants to raise awareness of sepsis on this World Sepsis Day. It's a potentially life-threatening complication of an infection. Signs of sepsis can include confusion, shortness...

Hip Replacement Surgery Dos and Don'ts

ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – More than 300,000 people in the U.S. will have hip replacement surgery this year, followed by weeks of recovery. But experts say there are some things you can do ...

Freeman Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

Joplin, Mo. – Freeman Health System has been ranked high performing in two procedures and conditions by the U.S. News & World Report 2018-19 Best Hospitals assessment. The 29th annual rankings are ...

Brought Back To Life From Sudden Cardiac Death

MIAMI, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) --It can cause death instantly. In fact, it's estimated 325,000 adults fall victim to sudden cardiac death in the U.S. every year. Meet one woman who not only beat ...

CHC/SEK Recognized for Quality of Care

(Pittsburg, KS) –The Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas (CHC/SEK) has received national recognition from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for providing high-quality ...

Add a Decade to Your Life

 ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – 78.6. That is the number of years the average American can expect to live to, according to the National Center for Health Statistics. But a new study out of the ...

Video: Snack Hacks

Everybody knows that proper nutrition is a key part of good health. But when energy lags and you need a snack to keep you going, it can be tempting to reach for something sugary instead of somethin...