Blog Posts in May, 2006

05.23.2006
Atlantic General Announces Education Calendar for June 2006

Monday, June 5 Free Hypertension Clinics & Health Education Apple Discount Drugs, Berlin; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Happy Harry’s, Ocean Pines; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 6 Free Hypertension Clinic & Health Education Rite-Aid, ...

05.16.2006
Six-Week Class Teaches Confidence and Order in Life

Diane Armstrong, certified life coach, will conduct a six-week class titled “Quiet Chaos, Cultivate Time” beginning Tuesday, July 25, 2006. During the course, participants will learn to gain a sense of control over their life situations ...

05.12.2006
Hospital ENCARE Team Offers Free Medication Safety Class

Did you know the effectiveness and safety of a prescription drug can be compromised if it is mixed with certain all-natural herbal remedies or even some foods? Serious complications can also arise from multiple prescription drug interactions or ...

05.12.2006
Acute Low Back Pain

Acute Low Back Pain is one of the most common human afflictions. Approximately ten percent of the U.S. population experiences back pain each year. The lifetime incidence of low back pain has been reported at 60 percent to 80 percent, and has an ...

05.11.2006
How to Improve your Household Air and Your Family's Health Discussed at Visions Conference

While air pollution is a concern for many, few think about the dust, pollen, mold, and fumes that all contribute to poor air quality inside our homes. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the quality of the air inside a home can be up to ...

05.10.2006
Atlantic General Hospital Honors Associates for Years of Service

Atlantic General Hospital honored it associates who have served the hospital for five years at the annual Service Awards Celebration recently held at Harrison’s Harbor Watch restaurant. Seated from left: Markeba Taylor, Bridget Rose, Michelina ...

05.05.2006
Atlantic General Expands Hospital Campus

After an initial ground-breaking in January and the start of vertical construction in mid-April, Atlantic General Hospital administration expects shell space for a new medical office building at the corner of Healthway Drive and Old Ocean City ...

05.04.2006
Health of Coastal Habitats and Your Own Backyard Explored at 2006 Visions for Total Health Conference

Environmental health, one of three tracts of the 2006 Visions for Total Health Conference to be held on Saturday, August 26 at the Roland E Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, will include two break-out sessions by David Wilson, Outreach ...