Blog Posts in February, 2015

02.27.2015
New Direction...preparation is key to success.

By Angie Fykes New Direction Weight Loss Champion In the past two weeks, I have definitely found the triggers that cause me to not do as well in maintaining my food plan and exercise routine. This past weekend, I sat down with my husband and asked ...

02.24.2015
Atlantic General Hospital Health Literacy Program Enters Next Phase

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital recently held pre-testing for the next roll-out of its health literacy program, a partnership with Worcester County public schools and Herschel S. Horowitz Center for Health Literacy at the University of ...

02.18.2015
New Direction...keeping the motivation in sight.

by Angie Fykes New Direction Weight Loss Champion Well, my plan to be completely prepared this past week did not go as I planned. The three major reasons that have always caused me to struggle with weight loss have all come at me this week, and ...

02.12.2015
New Direction...overcoming obstacles.

by Angie Fykes New Direction Weight Loss Champion This past week has been one for overcoming obstacles for me. One obstacle that I overcame was a planned obstacle (a trip out of town for the weekend with numerous meals eaten at restaurants) and an ...

02.12.2015
Eunice Q. Sorin Women'S Diagnostic Center Designated A Breast Imaging Center Of Excellence

The Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostic Center at Atlantic General Hospital has been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). By awarding facilities the status of a Breast Imaging Center of ...

02.05.2015
New Direction...beginning the journey.

We welcome our newest New Direction Weight Loss Champion, Angie Fykes. Here, Angie will share her journey with you and provide a candid look into the challenges and triumphs of making lifelong, positive changes throughout the program. When initiating ...

02.05.2015
Atlantic General Hospital Receives Echocardiography Accreditation

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital has been granted a three-year term of accreditation in Adult Transthoracic Echocardiography by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). Cardiovascular diseases are the No. 1 cause of death in the ...