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Taking Care of Your Child’s Health and Wellness during COVID-19

Taking Care of Your Child’s Health and Wellness during COVID-19

Like many aspects of daily life, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we think about and access healthcare these days. For families, that includes pediatric care for children. We asked Ramon Carampatan, MD, a pediatrician with Sierra Vista Medical Group, to talk about the importance of […]

2020-05-26T10:22:25-07:00May 26th, 2020|

Childbirth and COVID-19: Keeping Expecting Mothers and Newborns Safe at Canyon Vista Medical Center

Childbirth and COVID-19: Keeping Expecting Mothers and Newborns Safe at Canyon Vista Medical Center

By: Dana Albalate, MSN, MBA, RN-C, NE-BC, Director, Women and Children’s Services and Critical Decision Unit

 

Pregnancy always comes with its share of anxiety and fear, but the COVID-19 pandemic has added a new layer of concerns for expecting families.  If you will […]

2020-05-18T11:19:14-07:00May 18th, 2020|

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

When it comes to protecting ourselves during the current COVID-19 pandemic, it can be easy to focus exclusively on physical health – making sure we are following CDC guidelines, practicing social distancing and doing everything we can to keep ourselves, our families and our communities safe and healthy. […]

2020-05-15T13:53:13-07:00May 15th, 2020|

Canyon Vista Medical Center to resume elective and non-urgent surgeries and procedures

Canyon Vista Medical Center announced today that it is taking the appropriate steps to safely resume some elective and non-urgent surgeries and procedures that were previously rescheduled out of an abundance of caution amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The decision to reschedule procedures when clinically appropriate was made in accordance with federal and state […]

2020-05-01T11:16:49-07:00May 1st, 2020|

Minutes Matter: Don’t Put Your Heart Health On Hold During COVID-19

Minutes Matter: Don’t Put Your Heart Health On Hold During COVID-19

By Karen Reed, CNO

When a heart attack strikes, every minute matters. In fact, the first few minutes are critical in determining the short-term and long-term outcome for the patient. While the world continues to focus on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, cardiovascular disease, or heart disease, […]

2020-04-27T12:05:21-07:00April 27th, 2020|

Nutrition Month

Eat Right, Bite by Bite: How to make good nutrition work for you
By Anna Keefe, CRD, CDE at Canyon Vista Medical Center

Eating healthy helps us get and stay healthy. And there’s no better time to adopt useful strategies for making good nutrition an essential part of your health journey than National Nutrition Month.® This year’s […]

2020-03-02T14:59:12-07:00March 5th, 2020|

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

In the Mix: Why it might be time to add routine colonoscopies to your health journey

It’s a scene many of us can recall. You arrive home from school, rush to your bedroom and tune your boombox to your favorite radio station. You pop in a blank cassette tape, or one you’ve recorded over so many […]

2020-03-02T14:51:11-07:00March 2nd, 2020|

Heart Health Day 29

Thank you for joining us on this 29-day journey of heart health. We hope you’ve found it helpful and that you’ve learned something about your heart that you may not have known before.

Remember, heart health isn’t about a crash diet. It’s not about getting up at 5 am to run 10 miles every day or […]

2020-02-10T10:37:18-07:00February 29th, 2020|