Common Side Effects of Chemotherapy

When undergoing treatment for cancer, patients can find themselves subjected to a range of side effects of chemotherapy. Side effects often vary with the...

What is TRAM Flap Reconstruction Surgery?

These days, there are many options to regain a normal appearance after having a mastectomy. With the help of their doctors, women may consider...

Patient Story: Amanda’s Battle Against Breast Cancer

Amanda Henson and her husband could never have imagined that life would throw them an unexpected curveball. During a self-exam one evening, Amanda felt...

Life After Cancer: Challenges and Survival Tips

Life is a journey, and cancer is a major detour that no one plans for. If that “regular” life journey is like driving on the...

2018 Hepatitis A Outbreak in Kentucky

The Kentucky Department for Public Health has identified an outbreak of hepatitis A in several counties, including Jefferson County. It is recommended that residents in Jefferson, Bullitt,...

Your Burning Chest

Feeling the burn is great when you’re running or lifting weights. Not so much when you’re trying to sleep. But that’s what heartburn feels...

Personal Family Experience with Hospice Care

Melissa, a community representative for Baptist Health Home Care, spends her days educating patients, families, and community partners about the benefits and services of home health care. However, when...

Check Your Heart Health

In the month of February, we celebrate Valentine’s Day by giving cards, confectionary and carnations to that special someone in our lives.  What if...

ASD Patient Story – Maddie Campbell

Her whole life, Maddie Campbell had a hole in her heart and didn’t know it. She had atrial septal defect (ASD), which is an...

What is atrial septal defect (ASD)?

Atrial septal defect (ASD) is a hole in the septum, or muscular tissue, between the left and right atria, the upper valves of the...

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Osteoarthritis is the more common of two types of arthritis and generally referred to simply as “arthritis.” This degenerative joint disease, caused by the...
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Common Side Effects of Chemotherapy

When undergoing treatment for cancer, patients can find themselves subjected to a range of side effects of chemotherapy. Side effects often vary with the...