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Blog Posts in January, 2014

Spotlight on Regional Medical Center's Stroke Center

Though stroke claims the lives of thousands of Americans every year, as many as 80% of all cases can be prevented. To save a stroke victim’s life, it’s important to recognize the symptoms ...
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Regional Medical Center of San Jose Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

San Jose, CA. January 28, 2014 –Regional Medical Center of San Jose today appointed Sandy Yanko as the new Chief Operating Officer. Yanko, an Industrial and Systems Engineer, brings more than 20 ...
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Taking Control of Your Diabetes for Good

Though receiving a diabetes diagnosis is a serious blow, by no means does it have to detract from the quality of your life. By learning everything you can about the disease and adjusting your ...
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Understanding Antibiotic Resistance

After a bacterial infection, many people assume that antibiotics are all they need to recover. However, many kinds of bacteria are adapting, and antibiotics are no longer as effective as they once ...
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Do You Know the Leading Causes of Stroke?

On average, someone dies of a stroke every four minutes in the United States. A stroke occurs when the supply of oxygen-rich blood to the brain is interrupted by a clot or hemorrhage. In most cases, ...
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Star Jones's Tips for Getting Healthy

Heart disease is the number one cause of death among Americans. In this video, TV personality Star Jones discusses her experience with heart disease and open heart surgery. When Star began ...
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How to Stick to Your Goal to Quit Smoking

2014 will be the year that many Americans vow to quit smoking. Unfortunately, most of these people will likely return to their old habits within six months. If you’re serious about quitting ...
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How to Give Back to Your Community by Donating Blood

Many people consider the holidays a time to give to others. If you share in this notion, why not give the gift of life? Blood transfusions are a necessary component of many medical treatment services, ...
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Regional Medical Center Certified as Comprehensive Stroke Center

REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER OF SAN JOSE AWARDED ADVANCED CERTIFICATION FOR COMPREHENSIVE STROKE CENTERS San Jose, CA – January 7, 2014 - Regional Medical Center of San Jose has been recognized by ...
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How to Follow Through with Your New Year's Resolution

A brand new calendar year is an ideal time to forget past stumbling blocks and make a commitment to a healthier future. However, few people actually achieve their New Year’s resolutions because ...
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Men's Health Tips for the New Year

American men have a tendency to stay away from their doctors and ignore health concerns. Whether it’s a matter of pride or busy schedules, these men put themselves at serious risk by pretending ...
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