December 6, 2013

Winter Weather Health Safety

 As the bitter cold temperatures remain in our area for the next several days, the lingering effects of the winter storm, which swept across the midwest Thursday, pose certain risks to your health. Make sure you are aware of extra precautions to take to keep ...

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November 26, 2013

Thanksgiving Prep for a Healthy Holiday

 It’s that time of year when we gather with friends and family and eat with our eyes as much as our stomachs, as holiday favorites return to the table. Who can pass up dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy or those hot buttery rolls? And that’s not even inc...

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November 15, 2013

Born Too Soon - Premature Babies in Texas

One in nine babies in the U.S. are born prematurely, defined as born prior to 37 weeks gestation. Premature birth can lead to a number of developmental complications immediately following delivery and later in life for the child, but advances in medicine are p...

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October 21, 2013

Putting Together the Pieces of Metabolic Syndrome

You may have never heard of metabolic syndrome, yet you could be one of the 20 to 25 percent of the American population living with it. The problem is metabolic syndrome can predispose you to the number one killer of men and women – heart disease.“Metaboli...

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October 9, 2013

Varicose Veins during Pregnancy

When you think of pregnancy symptoms, you probably think of the usual suspects – nausea, food cravings, maybe a few mood swings, and occasional back pain, right? For some expectant mothers, one symptom seems to sneak up pretty quickly and without warning –...

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October 4, 2013

Answering the Call – Lynch Family’s Journey to Benefit Future Pediatric Patients at BSA

“I feel as if The Lord placed a domino in front of us, and we just kicked it over,” says Judy Lynch of the day she will always remember – May 18, 2005. “Without Thomas and the Lord's greater purposes, there would never have been that first domino - at ...

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September 16, 2013

What You Need to Know About Bone Density at Any Age

They are the scaffolding that gives us the ability to move through our daily lives, yet many us don’t stop and think about the health of our bones. As we age, women especially, should consider our bone health as much as we make sure to schedule annual physic...

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September 12, 2013

Chest Pain Center Accreditation

In April 2013, BSA became an Accredited Chest Pain Center. To become an Accredited Chest Pain Center, BSA engaged in rigorous evaluation by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC) for its ability to assess, diagnose and treat patients who may be expe...

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September 5, 2013

BSA Financial Planning & Reporting Named One of the Five Best

BSA Financial Planning & Reporting Named One of the Five Best Finance Departments by Healthcare Finance NewsFrom the article in the September 5, 2013 edition of Healthcare Finance News; teamwork, support and open lines of communication from the CFO through the...

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