advancing care April 2018

April 2018

Living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder that affects your lower GI (gastrointestinal) tract. This includes the small intestine, large intestine and colon.

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vein disease

March 2018

Treatments for vein disease

Free lecture covers  the causes and treatments to help those who suffer from symptoms associated with vein disease, including spider and varicose veins.

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advancing care

February 2018

Are you at risk for heart disease?

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. About 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year ...

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advancing care january 2018

January 2018

Preventing falls: Make your home a safer place

Every year, millions of adults fall, leading to injuries and emergency room visits. Falls are a serious problem among older people and ...

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wish book

December 2017

Wish Book provides gifts for pediatric patients

Yale New Haven's Children’s Hospital Wish Book is a gift list focusing on the needs of our youngest patients ...

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lung cancer

November 2017

What are the symptoms of lung cancer?

Lung cancer causes the most cancer deaths worldwide, accounting for 1.8 million new cases and 1.6 million deaths annually ...

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