Articles for Tag: "Advocate Nurse"

Genetic testing helps patients determine their level of risk 
Genetic testing helps patients determine their level of risk
5 to 10 percent of breast cancers are linked to an inherited gene. Testing helps women make informed decisions.
Fighting sepsis is piecing together a puzzle 
Fighting sepsis is piecing together a puzzle
In honor of World Sepsis Day, learn about the condition that is a race against time. Here’s what you need to know.
Latest hip replacement surgery has patients in and out same day 
Latest hip replacement surgery has patients in and out same day
An Advocate nurse describes her turn as a patient. Learn more about the game-changing procedure she underwent.
4 things expectant moms might not know  Featured
4 things expectant moms might not know
Here’s what you can expect when your little one arrives.
Can a song improve your health?  Featured
Can a song improve your health?
An Advocate nurse offers insight into the power of music therapy for both physical and mental health.
Less than 6 percent of chest pain cases in ER are life-threatening 
Less than 6 percent of chest pain cases in ER are life-threatening
Despite the odds, physicians still caution you should seek treatment immediately if you experience symptoms.
How clean hands affect the workplace 
How clean hands affect the workplace
A new study finds that having hand sanitizer products available at the office can significantly reduce sick time.