Valley Health News Fall 2018

Health News Magazine Online October 2018

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:
Keeping joints healthy into your 50s and beyond
October 2018

Ask the Doctor: Keeping joints healthy into your 50s and beyond

Oh, those aching joints. You may think that arthritis is just something you’ll have to bear as you age, but non-surgical interventions and surgical treatments can help keep you functional and pain-free into retirement and beyond.
Sheldon Mack
October 2018

We're Living Proof ... Sheldon Mack

There are times in life when we all need a guardian angel. Sheldon Mack found his last October at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival in Las Vegas.
I'm living proof ... Rylie Golart
October 2018

We're Living Proof ... Rylie Golgart

When shots rang out at the concert in Las Vegas last October, then-18-year-old Rylie Golgart immediately called her dad, who was also at the concert, to tell him she was okay. Moments later, everything changed.
Matsuoka Family
October 2018

Malcolm’s amazing heart attack recovery

The Matsuokas were enjoying a “staycation” in Las Vegas when Fran had a strong premonition that something bad was going to happen.
First triplets born at Centennial Hills Hospital
October 2018

Specialized care for our special arrivals

History was made at Centennial Hills Hospital in June when the first set of triplets was born there. Weighing just over 3 pounds each, they needed the specialty services only a Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) could provide.
Emergency team at FEMA training
October 2018

Emergency team undergoes disaster preparedness training in Alabama

Hospitals can play a vital role when disasters occur, so being ready is critical.
October 2018

Ask the Doctor: What is a fecal microbiota transplant (FMT)?

Let’s get the icky part out of the way first: Yes, a fecal microbiota transplant involves exactly what you imagine.
Latest News from the Valley Health System
October 2018

Latest news from the Valley Health System

Catch up on the latest news from the Valley Health System.