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GAIT MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH FEMALE ORGASMIC FUNCTION
Sep 8, 2008

A new study found that trained sexologists could infer a woman’s history of vaginal orgasm by observing the way she walks. The study i published in the September 2008 issue of The Journal of Sexual Medicine, the official journal of the ...

9 ALVARADO PHYSICIANS RECOGNIZED AS SAN DIEGO HEALTHCARE CHAMPIONS
Aug 25, 2008

Nine Alvarado Hospital physicians and staff members were selected as 2008 San Diego Health Care Champions, as part of the San Diego Business Journal 's annual event. All of the Alvarado award winners below honored at a special event on Aug. 21 at ...

ALVARADO HOSPITAL MENTIONED FOR STROKE DESIGNATION IN USA TODAY
Aug 15, 2008

Alvarado Hospital was named this week in USA Today as earning the Gold Seal of Approval™ from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. One of the few centers in San Diego to earn this distinction, Alvarado was soon named after the Joint ...

WII-HABILITATION
Jul 16, 2008

Going from rehabilitation to Wii-habilitation is the new trend at Alvarado Hospital, where rehab patients are testing their abilities on the video game system that may have permanently changed the way how we think about rehab. For years, video games ...

BE CAREFUL WITH HANDS-FREE DEVICES, EXPERTS SAY
Jun 30, 2008

Just because the new California law says you can’t put your cell phone to your ear beginning July 1, that does not mean your ears are safe. Ear specialists say while the new law is great news for driver safety, drivers should use hands-free ear ...

HEALTH NET PATIENTS CAN NOW ACCESS ALVARADO HOSPITAL SERVICES
Jun 25, 2008

Alvarado Hospital of San Diego and Health Net of California have signed a new agreement that provides Health Net members with access to health care at Alvarado Hospital. The contract covers Health Net members with employer-sponsored, Individual & ...

RECREATIONAL GOLFERS MAY BE OFF-BALANCE
Jun 12, 2008

As the U.S. Open shines a national spotlight on San Diego, a local physician has some tips on how recreational golfers can look more like the professionals hitting the links at Torrey Pines. Start with checking your balance, said Alvarado Hospital ...

"SEX AND OUR CITY" - REAL ANSWERS FOR REAL WOMEN
May 30, 2008

Nice girls do talk about it… and not just on the silver screen. Female sexual issues—especially sexual dysfunctions—are a real health issue. In fact, one-third of all women, regardless of age, experience diminished sexual interest. ...

NEW KNEE IMPLANT - CLOSER TO THE REAL THING?
Apr 18, 2008

Alvarado is the only West Coast hospital participating in a two-year, FDA study assessing the efficacy of a new prosthetic implant for total knee replacement. The prosthesis, one of a new generation of “rotating bearing” knee implants, ...

VOLUNTEERS MAKING A DIFFERENCE AT ALVARADO HOSPITAL
Apr 15, 2008

Who ranges in age from 14 to 90 and works almost 45,000 hours a year? Volunteers at Alvarado Hospital—that’s who! The Alvarado Hospital Auxiliary is comprised of more than 400 volunteers, ranging in age f rom 14 to 90. During 2007, they ...

NEW TECHNOLOGY OFFERS MINIMALLY INVASIVE RELIEF FROM SINUSITIS
Apr 14, 2008

Now, there is new relief for San Diegans who suffer from chronic sinusitis. An evolutionary technology, called balloon sinuplasty, is being performed at Alvarado Hospital that allows the surgeon to use a small, flexible balloon catheter to open sinus ...

"FAMILY FIT CLUB" - 10 FAMILY MEMBERS UNDERGO WEIGHT-LOSS SURGERY
Mar 19, 2008

It was a case of “all in the family” as 10 members of a Yuma family all underwent weight-loss surgery — losing a collective 1,186pounds! Jean Ferguson, who is the last of her family to undergo the surgery, said her family’s ...

THE IN'S AND OUT'S OF COLON CANCER
Mar 4, 2008

Since colorectal cancer claimed the life of her husband in 1998, Katie Couric, anchor of the CBS Evening News, has brought much awareness to the fact that colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon and rectum) is the second leading cause of ...

YOUTHFUL STROKE SURVIVOR IS BACK IN THE GAME
Feb 1, 2008

Most people believe that only elderly people get strokes, and certainly not fit people who work out regularly. Most people are wrong. Just ask Mario Garden of San Diego. No one was more surprised than Mario when he suffered a stroke at age 44. ...

ALVARADO DESIGNATED AN ADVANCED PRIMARY STROKE CENTER
Jan 9, 2008

Alvarado Hospital has earned the Gold Seal of Approval™ from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers—one of the few in the San Diego area. Alvarado earned this designation after the Joint Commission conducted an on-site review in ...

PEER VISITOR PROGRAM HELPS NEW STROKE SURVIVORS COPE
Oct 20, 2007

Unless you’ve lived it, how can you possibly understand the many challenges faced by patients and caregivers during recovery from a stroke? Six caring individuals who have made that journey were recognized in October, when they graduated from ...

23 ALVARADO PHYSICIANS NAMED TOP DOCTORS BY SAN DIEGO MAGAZINE
Oct 17, 2007

Every day, physicians at Alvarado Hospital earn the highest honor on the medical profession—the respect and gratitude of our patients, our employees and our community. This month, 23 Alvarado were recognized by their peers in the medical ...

TOTAL ANKLE JOINT REPLACEMENT NOW OFFERED AT ALVARADO HOSPITAL
Oct 3, 2007

The moment she woke up from surgery, Teddy Ralph realized her pain was gone. Teddy had endured daily ankle pain for five years, but that all changed when she became the first patient to undergo total ankle joint replacement surgery using a ...

TOP-RANKED JUNIOR GOLFER HELPS STROKE SURVIVORS WITH THEIR SWING
Sep 27, 2007

Stroke is the No. 3 killer of San Diegans, and Alvarado Hospital is dedicated to educating the community about the signs and symptoms of stroke. As one of the region’s leading centers for treating stroke and providing comprehensive ...

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