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Chronic sleep problems?

2018-05-23T17:01:49+00:00Primary Care/General Health|

You might benefit from a sleep study at Memorial Regional Health   Does your partner complain that you snore loudly? Do you awake abruptly during the night gasping for air? Do you wake up feeling tired? If so, you might suffer from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that causes stops and starts [...]

How PT, OT work together to help Memorial Regional Health patients heal

2018-05-23T16:44:49+00:00Primary Care/General Health, Uncategorized|

How much do you know about occupational therapy and physical therapy? While they are both rehabilitation services, physical therapy focuses on regaining physical function, and OT focuses on helping people carry out daily living tasks, such as dressing, cooking, cleaning, shopping, driving and so on. Both therapies are often critical after major surgery or an [...]

Prevention is the best medicine — Memorial Regional Health offers tips for avoiding illness

2018-04-11T12:37:19+00:00Primary Care/General Health, Uncategorized|

You've likely heard the saying, "prevention is the best medicine." It's lasting, because it's true! When we are proactive about our health — and take care of our bodies like they are the only ones we've got — we tend to live longer and healthier. "Even before something is wrong, people take their vehicle into [...]

Chlamydia, gonorrhea common, yet easily treated: Get tested during MRH’s March into Health event

2018-03-28T12:10:29+00:00Primary Care/General Health, Uncategorized|

During the month of March, Memorial Regional Health is offering reduced-cost lab tests, including tests for certain sexually transmitted diseases. If you are sexually active, you should be tested for chlamydia and gonorrhea annually, especially if you have multiple partners. They are common sexually transmitted diseases that can be easily treated. Chlamydia on the [...]

Ready! Set! March into Health!

2018-02-28T14:42:57+00:00Primary Care/General Health|

You've got your marching orders. Next week marks the beginning of Memorial Regional Health's month-long March into Health event, during which you can conveniently get lab work at a reduced price at the MRH Medical Clinic by walking in between 6 and 10 a.m. Monday through Friday. The health system makes it even easier by [...]