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Dr. Sarah Goff Recieves National Research Career Development Award

July 27, 2015
Dr. Sarah Goff, Department of Medicine, has received a highly competitive K23 research career development award from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
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Is heat robbing you of a good night's sleep? Cool tips to help you sleep.

July 27, 2015

Is heat robbing you of a good night's sleep?

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Anne Corrinet, CNM, MS, nurse midwife, inducted as fellow in American College of Nurse-Midwives

July 27, 2015

Anne Corrinet, CNM, MS, a nurse midwife at Baystate Medical Practices – Pioneer Women’ Health, was recently inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) at their annual meeting in National harbor, Maryland.

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New study finds keeping kids hydrated can be a challenge - tips to help

July 23, 2015

According to a new study from the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, more than half of children and teens in the United States are not properly hydrated.

VOCA increases grant to Family Advocacy Center to expand trauma focused treatment and homicide bereavement programs

July 22, 2015

The Family Advocacy Center (FAC) at Baystate Children’s Hospital has been granted an increase in their three-year award from the Victims of Crime Act to expand their Trauma Focused Assessment and Treatment and Homicide Bereavement Programs.

Baystate Franklin Medical Center holds cholesterol screening

July 22, 2015

Baystate Franklin Medical Center will hold a Cardiac Risk Cholesterol Screening on Wednesday, August 12, from 8:30 – 9:30 am in Conference Room A.

Baystate Wing ER physician offers bike safety tips

July 21, 2015

Summer is here, and for many area youth, these long, sunny days are the perfect time to get on their bikes to get around town,” said Dr. Rock Jean-Guillaume, director, of Baystate Wing Emergency Department, also known as Dr. Rock. “Biking is a great activity but proper safety measures are important to keeping kids injury-free. Accidents can and will happen while biking, even on the quietest roads and safest sidewalks.”

Registration is now in progress for fall Mini-Medical School, classes begin Sept. 17

July 21, 2015

While you may be enjoying the summer months, it’s not too early to think about Baystate Medical Center’s Mini-Medical School – which begins its fall session on Sept. 17 and is now accepting registrations for the eight-week health education series.

Baystate Medical Center is again nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report

July 21, 2015

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked Baystate Medical Center among the nation’s top hospitals.

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Know your medications - some may increase your sensitivity to sunlight

July 20, 2015

The summer heat and sun is always a welcome return for those who love the great outdoors and spending more time at the park or on the beach. But did you know that if you are taking certain medications, whether prescription or over the counter, sunlight may not be the best for you, even in the colder months?