Blog Posts in July, 2007

07.31.2007
Atlantic General Health System Practictioner Wins Nursing Award

Cheryl Layfield, of Millsboro, Del., received the Delaware Excellence in Nursing Practice Award for Advanced Practice at the Delaware Nurses Association (DNA) Awards Banquet held in Dover in July. Layfield, who has been a nurse for 27 years and a ...

07.31.2007
Atlantic General Hospital and Health System Announces Recent Appointments to Medical Staff

Atlantic General Hospital recently appointed the following physicians to the hospital and Atlantic General Health System’s (AGHS) medical staff: Sean Dakshaw, DO, specializes in emergency medicine. He graduated from Philadelphia College of ...

07.24.2007
Week 4 Results for "Delmarva's Biggest Loser" Competition are in

Lena Cropper has been told that she’s a procrastinator. She admits that she’s her own worst critic Two powerful forces that can stand in the way of weight loss. But, Cropper says she’s working on it. And, her results so far in the ...

07.24.2007
AGH Foundation Gears up for Fall Golf Class

Event sponsorships and team registration now being accepted With the month of July drawing to a close, the Atlantic General Hospital Foundation’s 14th Annual Fall Golf Classic is just around the corner. Scheduled for Thursday, September 27, ...

07.18.2007
Contestants slog through Week 4 of "Delmarva's Biggest Loser" competition - See more at: http://www.atlanticgeneral.org/main/newscontent/contestants-slog-through-week-4-of-delmarvas-bigge-176.aspx#sthash.5uwvMpjG.dpuf

The group loses an average of 4.5 percent of their total body weight at Week 3 weigh-in Entering Week 4 of the “Delmarva’s Biggest Loser Competition,” contestant John C. Gore didn’t make first place. But, that’s OK. Tied ...

07.17.2007
Atlantic General Announces Education Calendar for August 2007

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, August 1 Free Hypertension Clinics & Health Education Rite-Aid, Berlin; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Rite-Aid, Ocean Pines; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Friday, August 3 Living Well: Take Charge of Your Health Class #1 ...

07.10.2007
Salisbury Resident in Lead in Local Biggest Loser Competition

On June 25, six men and six women from the Delmarva community made their official entry into a contest they fervently hope will change their lives. The first weigh-in for “Delmarva’s Biggest Loser,” held at Olympia Fitness Clubs in ...

07.05.2007
Atlantic General Hospital Offers Chronic Disease Management Course

“Living Well …Take Charge of your Health” Workshops come to Worcester County Do you have a chronic disease or condition? Or, do you take care of someone with a chronic condition? If you do, then you should consider making your life ...