Why Sleep Matters

July 17, 2017

Swimmer's Ear

July 05, 2017

Living With Gout

May 22, 2017

Tick-borne Diseases

May 15, 2017

Managing Spring Allergies

March 29, 2017

Counting Carbohydrates

March 21, 2017

Joint Pain & Your Weight

March 20, 2017

Gluten and Celiac Disease

March 09, 2017

Living With Lymphedema

March 08, 2017

9 Tips to Relieve Dry Skin

February 28, 2017

Am I Having A Heart Attack?

February 22, 2017

Living With Indoor Allergies

February 22, 2017

Preventing Kidney Stones

February 20, 2017

First Aid for Burns

February 07, 2017

Lifestyle Changes for Controlling GERD

January 30, 2017

When you have GERD, stomach acid feels as if it’s backing up toward your mouth. Whether or not you take medicine to control your GERD, your symptoms can often be improved with lifestyle changes.

Foot Fix

January 26, 2017

Ready, Set, Exercise!: Tips for Getting Started

January 23, 2017

Congratulations! You’ve taken the first step on your journey to getting physically fit and feeling better – you’ve decided to start exercising. This can be a confusing time for many people; it’s hard to know how or where to start. Debbie Neff, PT, MSPT, St. Claire Regional’s director of physical medicine and rehabilitation services is here to offer advice and answer many of the common questions people have when starting out.

Christmas with the Crankies

December 19, 2016

Let’s face it, the holidays can be stressful … and not just for adults, who are busy buying Christmas gifts, hosting parties and cooking for family and friends. Believe it or not, the holidays can be an extremely stressful time for children as well, even though many times it may seem like they are just along for the sleigh ride.

Hemorrhoids and You: Living Comfortably with an Uncomfortable Issue

June 16, 2016

“Hemorrhoids are very common among many adults,” says J. Michael Burton, M.D., St. Claire Regional general surgeon. “Most hemorrhoids happen because of changes our bodies go through as we get older and the fact that we don’t change our lifestyles accordingly. They are also quite common in those who are overweight or pregnant.”

Venous Ablation: The Solution to Varicose Veins

May 09, 2016

Varicose veins caused by chronic venous disease are a common, unsightly and uncomfortable problem. St. Claire Regional Medical Center has a solution in the form of endovenous laser ablation, a non-invasive, outpatient treatment option.

Stroke and Heart Disease: Reducing your risk

February 12, 2016

Making changes that make your arteries healthier will help lower your risk for both heart attack and stroke. If you have heart disease, you may need to work on a few aspects of your lifestyle. Keep in mind the things that are good for your arteries, heart and brain are also good for the rest of your body!

Do Your Part : Live Smart : Preventing Diabetes

January 19, 2016

Did you know that nearly 6 million Americans are living with type 2 diabetes and they don’t even know it? The Kentucky Department for Public Health (KDPH) estimates that 1 in 40 Kentucky adults has an undiagnosed case of diabetes, which leaves them prone to developing more serious complications.