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Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Named Top 100 Community Hospitals for 2015
FAIRFAX, VA – (July 1, 2015) – Inova Fair Oaks Hospital has been named to Becker’s Hospital Review 2015 list of “100 Great Community Hospitals” in the United States. The hospitals featured on the list have fewer than 550 beds and minimal teaching programs. Some are suburban hospitals, but many are located in rural areas […]
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 7:00:31 AM

Inova Names Todd Stottlemyer as CEO, Inova Center for Personalized Health
FALLS CHURCH, VA – June 30, 2015 – Inova today announced that Todd Stottlemyer has been named Chief Executive Officer, Inova Center for Personalized Health (ICPH).  In this role, Stottlemyer will be responsible for developing and growing all activities on the 117-acre ICPH campus (formerly the ExxonMobil site in Falls Church) which includes the Inova Dwight […]
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 3:00:15 PM

Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services July 2015 Screenings Schedule
July 2015 Screenings Schedule Leesburg, VA — July 29, 2015 — Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services will be providing countywide blood pressure screenings at a variety of locations during the month of July. For further information call the Mobile Health hotline at 703-858-8818 or visit at www.inova.org/mobilehealth. Monday, July 1, 10 a.m. to noon Leesburg […]
Monday, June 29, 2015 7:00:32 AM

Drugs blocking tumor proteins offer hope for cancer outcomes
This blog post is by Timothy Cannon, MD.  Dr. Cannon and other members of the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute will be blogging on current topics in cancer, research and other developments of note.  A personal story always adds to the drama of a clinical trial. In this week’s issue of The Journal of […]
Friday, June 26, 2015 5:05:31 PM

Mixed Nuts with Mixed Results
This blog post is by Timothy Cannon, MD. Dr. Cannon and other members of the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute will be blogging on current topics in cancer, research and other developments of note.  Many people ask me how they can manipulate their diet to reduce the risk of cancer. This is an incredibly difficult […]
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 9:32:51 AM

During a stroke, every second counts, WUSA 9, June 23, 2015
Lieutenant Colonel Jim McDermott shared with Andrea Roane on WUSA 9 how after a severe stroke, his wife’s quick call to 911 and Dr. Edward Greenberg’s immediate treatment with clot-busting drugs and a stentriever not only saved his life, but allowed him to return back to his usual activities.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 12:03:27 PM

An Argument Against the Rising Tyranny of Big Data
This blog post is by Donald Trump, MD, FACP,  CEO and Executive Director of the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute. Dr. Trump and other members of the Schar Cancer Institute will be blogging on current topics in cancer, research and developments.  Blog Abstract The use of sophisticated data mining techniques in medical research is growing. Some […]
Monday, June 22, 2015 9:56:11 AM

New Experimental Treatment for Breast Cancer Available
Inova Alexandria Hospital is now offering intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) In keeping with efforts to provide the best individualized breast cancer treatment available, Inova Alexandria Hospital has recently begun offering intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT). The therapy is a relatively new radiation treatment for breast cancer that offers advantages over traditional radiation treatment for some patients. […]
Thursday, June 18, 2015 11:54:14 AM

Most people could use more sleep, according to Sleep Center doctor
Precious Winks While sleep is something we all need, we don’t always get as much of it as we should. While occasional nights with insufficient sleep are normal for most people, continued sleeping issues could be signs of a disorder. The Neurodiagnostic and Sleep Center at Inova Alexandria Hospital diagnoses and treats many problems associated […]
Thursday, June 18, 2015 11:18:49 AM

Reduce sun exposure to lessen your risk of skin cancer
Don’t Feel the Burn There are many factors that determine the likelihood that you will develop skin cancer, including your genetics and family history of the disease. However, one of the main risk factors — exposure to the sun’s UV rays — can be mitigated if you take the proper preventive steps. One of them […]
Thursday, June 18, 2015 11:07:03 AM

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