Valley Health System Health News Fall 2019, from doctor to patient

Health News Magazine Online Fall 2019 (October)

Health News from the Valley Health System is a publication designed to bring you the latest news as well as health and wellness information you can use throughout the year. You can read the latest issue here, or sign up to have Health News mailed directly to your home.

In This Issue:
Breathing Easier with Pulmonary Rehab
Fall 2019 (October)

Breathing Easier with Pulmonary Rehab

Tackling life’s challenges can be better when you do it with others. That’s the case for David Leazer and Edwin Romprey, who became friends through the Pulmonary Rehabilitation program at Centennial Hills Hospital.
From Doctor to Patient
Fall 2019 (October)

From Doctor to Patient

When Dr. Leslie Browder learned she needed a hysterectomy, she found herself in the same situation as many of her patients — busy with her work and her life, and wanting to find the best possible option for a swift recovery.
Tips to Help You Prepare for Surgery
Fall 2019 (October)

Tips to Help You Prepare for Surgery

No matter what kind of surgery you’re having, there are steps you can take ahead of time to help support your recovery.
Improving Your Balance
Fall 2019 (October)

Improving Your Balance

You might feel dizzy or off-balance for many reasons, and sometimes it’s just a fleeting feeling. Other times, these problems can be more persistent and affect everyday life. Getting help is important to stay as safe, healthy and independent as possible.
Souzan El-Eid, MD, FACS – Breast Cancer and Genetics
Fall 2019 (October)

Breast Cancer and Genetics

With enhanced genetics technology and decreasing costs for patients, there has never been a better time to be proactive.
Preventive Measures to Keep Infections Away
Fall 2019 (October)

Preventive Measures to Keep Infections Away

The risk of infection can be reduced with targeted strategies to stop the spread of germs. Here are some important preventive measures happening behind the scenes in The Valley Health System.
Tips and Insights to Tackle Your Colonoscopy with Confidence
Fall 2019 (October)

Tips and Insights to Tackle Your Colonoscopy with Confidence

You’re not alone if you feel a little anxious about scheduling your colonoscopy. But the more you know about this procedure, the more you can see that it’s easier (and quicker) than you may think.