Quality of Life January-March 2014

Quality of Life January March 2014

Quality of Life Online is a comprehensive online publication — updated regularly — that offers health information, safety tips and other information that can help enhance the health and well being of residents of Aiken and surrounding areas.

CEO Carlos Milanes Aiken Regional Medical Centers
Read a message from Aiken Regional CEO Carlos Milanes.
Healthy Hearts Aiken Regional Medical Centers
Are heart attack symptoms different between men and women; what causes a heart attack?
Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina Aiken Regional Medical Centers
Expert heart care close to home.
Weight-Loss Surgery Aiken Regional Medical Centers
If you’re unable to lose weight through diet and exercise alone, deciding to undergo weight-loss surgery may be one of the best New Year’s resolutions you can make.
Flu Aiken Regional Medical Centers
Many parents don’t realize that the flu is a serious illness, and can be very dangerous for children. Each year about 20,000 children younger than five are hospitalized with flu complications like pneumonia.
Telemedicine Aiken Regional Medical Centers
At Aiken Regional stroke patients now have 24/7 access to a stroke specialist thanks to Telestroke video conferencing.
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Aiken Regional Medical Centers
You can help prevent this “silent” disease.
Dangers of Snoring Aiken Regional Medical Centers
Nicholas Sanito, DO, explains why snoring can be dangerous to your health, and what you can do to get the rest you need.