Health News You Can Use
At Abington – Jefferson Health, knowledge is power. We want to equip you with the latest health news to keep you informed and ready to make the best decisions for your health. Check out News You Can Use – articles from Abington professionals.
Ouch! Do I Need Stitches for This Cut?
When that cut or injury goes beyond “ouch, that hurt!” to something a little more serious, when does it require a trip to the emergency room? - Read More
TAVR Provides New Hope for High-Risk Patients with Heart Disease
TAVR makes treatment for aortic stenosis available to a range of patients who were once considered inoperable because of their age, overall health or other medical issues. - Read More
Colorectal Cancer: Cutting-Edge Approach is Changing Outcomes for Patients
In addition to greater awareness of colorectal cancer, which leads to early detection, Abington - Jefferson Health uses the latest advances in medical technology to provide better outcomes for colorectal cancer patients. - Read More
Drinking While Breastfeeding: Is "Pumping and Dumping" Necessary?
Many new mothers choose not to drink alcohol while breastfeeding. However, you may be wondering if having a glass of wine at a family gathering or your office party is healthy or could ultimately hurt your child. There are many myths surrounding alcohol consumption and breastfeeding, and some of the facts may surprise you. - Read More