HealthFlash Blog

Be inspired by news, discoveries and stories related to your health, wellness and lifestyle. Choose from a variety of topics.


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  • Rotator Cuff Surgery: Tracey's Story 12/13/2019

    When Tracey’s right rotator cuff pain became even worse, she knew it was time to change her game. Read her rotator cuff surgery success story.

  • Meet Jenny Jean-Francois, Geriatric Emergency Medicine Nurse 12/11/2019

    Stamford Health's older population who enters the Emergency Department can rely on dedicated nurses like Jenny who are part of the Geriatric Emergency Medicine Initiative (GEMI) program. Get to know Jenny in our blog.

  • Living With Endometriosis: Myths and Facts 12/5/2019

    Endometriosis is a challenging condition. Learn about endometriosis myths and facts, and get a recommended approach to managing your conditions.

  • What To Do If You're BRCA Positive 11/21/2019

    Learning that you carry a BRCA mutation can be shocking. Get answers to questions like what to do if you are BRCA positive & how it impacts cancer risk.

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea: What You Should Know 11/19/2019

    About 50-70 million of us nationwide have sleep disorders. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is one of them and it affects adults and children. Learn about signs and treatment.

  • 5 Natural Remedies For Cold and Flu 11/18/2019

    Dr. Greenman's list of 5 Natural Remedies for Cold and Flu helps to boost your immune system and treat infections. Visit our blog to view the full list!

  • 8 Reasons to Breastfeed 11/14/2019

    Are you trying to decide whether the bottle or breast is best? Here’s how both you and baby can benefit from nursing.

  • Do I Need an Annual Physical? 11/13/2019

    Most of us don't think twice about going to the doctor when we're sick. But do you really need an annual physical with your PCP? Hint: yes, you do. Find out why in our blog.

  • What Are the Benefits of a Teaching Hospital? 11/5/2019

    Stamford Hospital is a teaching hospital. What is a teaching hospital and how do you as a patient benefit from a learning environment? Find out more in our blog.

  • How to Stay Healthy in Cold Weather 11/4/2019

    Here are five simple health tips to stay healthy and well during the seasonal shift.

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