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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October 2017

The ABCs of ZZZs: Help for the sleepy

Loss of sleep can cause problems at home or on the job, and can lead to serious or even fatal accidents. It’s estimated that ...

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Advancing Care September 2017

September 2017

Are you at risk for prostate cancer?

More than 180,000 men in the U.S. will get prostate cancer in 2017. Prostate cancer in the early stages has few or no symptoms  ...

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