September

News Posts in September, 2009

NEW CT SCANNER ENHANCES PATIENT CARE
Sep 8, 2009

As part of Alvarado Hospital's investment in leading-edge technology, it is has acquired the Siemens 64-slice CT scanner, which is the most state-of-the-art scanner currently on the market. "This CT scanner is sensational," said Rich ...

LIFE AFTER STROKE: IT'S A JOURNEY
Sep 3, 2009

Stroke is the third-leading cause of death in this country and the leading cause of serious, long-term adult disability. Of the 795,000 Americans who suffer a stroke this year, 5%-14% are likely to have a second one within 12 months. But there is ...

SIMPLE YES/NO QUESTIONS CAN HELP DIAGNOSE LOW SEXUAL DESIRE
Sep 1, 2009

Five simple and quick questions may help determine if a woman has low sexual desire (hypoactive sexual desire disorder), according to a study in The Journal of Sexual Medicine. The study enrolled 263 women at 27 centers throughout the United States. ...