Is it a stroke? Check these signs FAST!
The month of May is officially designated as National Stroke Awareness Month. Stroke is a leading cause of death and serious, long-term disability in the United States. According to the American Stroke Association, approximately 795,000 people experience...[More]
St. Vincent Charity Celebrates Patient Advocacy with Inaugural Kathleen Redmond Award
Last week, we concluded our National Nurses’ Week celebration by announcing the recipient of the inaugural Kathleen Redmond Educational Award. Kathleen Redmond was a nurse on 2A who died unexpectedly at the age of 27 in May 2012. Her family...[More]
St. Vincent Charity helps to raise awareness of heroin epidemic
Back in February, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center began working with WKYC’s Senior Health Correspondent, Monica Robins, on an important documentary about the heroin epidemic in Northeast Ohio. On average, four people are killed from heroin every...[More]