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Jennifer Carr, registered nurse in Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Cholesterol. We see messages about it on cereal boxes, television and the web. But what does it all really mean? Jennifer Carr, a registered nurse in Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation at Riverview Hospital helps us weed through all the cholesterol clutter. Simply put, cholesterol is a waxy, fatty substance that naturally […]
Dr. Michael Levine—a board certified neurologist and sleep specialist—is the medical director of the Riverview Hospital Sleep/Wake Disorders Center. Imagine living with a memory that seems to be failing or frequently finding it difficult to complete once-familiar tasks. For those with Alzheimer’s disease, problems such as these are commonplace and frightening—not just to the person, […]
Adrienne Rasbach, MD, FACOG When it comes to gynecologic cancers—if you’re a woman—you may be at risk. Because of this, I always encourage women to be as proactive as possible when it comes to their overall health and well-being. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 80,000 women were diagnosed with […]