Blog Posts in May, 2013

05.30.2013
AGH Wound Care Center Receives Top Honors

One of the Shore’s wound centers received national distinction on Tuesday. The staff of Atlantic General Hospital’s Wound Care Center accepted their fourth consecutive Robert A. Warriner III, MD, Center of Excellence Award; the center is ...

05.29.2013
How to Travel and Be Healthy

Summer is here and that means lots of BBQ’s and Vacations. That can make it a little more challenging to eat a healthy diet. I have a few tips for Traveling and Setting yourself up for success. I feel like there is nothing worse than going on ...

05.21.2013
Atlantic General Hospital And Jesse Klump Memorial Fund Host Discussion About Teen Depression And Suicide

“All teenagers are moody…It’s just a phase…She’ll get over it.” Maybe, maybe not. A 2012 Surgeon General’s report revealed that a fifth of teens experience profound depression before reaching adulthood, and ...

05.14.2013
Atlantic General Hospital Celebrates Its Nursing Staff

Every year, National Nurses Week focuses attention on the diverse ways America's 3.1 million registered nurses work to save lives and to improve the health of millions of individuals. The American Nurses Association (ANA) selected ...

05.13.2013
Is weight loss surgery the easy way out?

Nothing angers a weight loss surgery patient more than hearing someone say that weight loss surgery is the easy way out. There is nothing easy about it. Consider the following: You have to go through rigorous physical and psychological testing to ...