Monthly Archives: January 2012

Babies are born at Upstate just about daily

You may remember Baby Henry, the first baby born this year at Upstate University Hospital at Community General. Little miracles are born here just about every day, instilling lasting memories for moms and dads. Meet three families, each of whom … Continue reading

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Radio show features nurses, perfusionist, physical therapist

This Sunday, Jan. 29 on Health Link on Air, nurses Alicia Taylor and Elizabeth Urban talk about the upcoming “Strong Women, Strong Hearts” event that takes place Saturday, Feb. 4 in East Syracuse. And then two associate professors from Upstate’s … Continue reading

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Upstate makes health records digital, accessible

In a first for the region, Upstate University Hospital outpatients will be able to access their own health records, request medical appointments and help to manage their own care from their home computer or smartphone through a new, confidential electronic … Continue reading

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Are you a caregiver who suffers?

SYMPTOMS OF CAREGIVER SUFFERING Physical Fatigue Exhaustion Hyperactivity Weight gain/loss Persistent ailments (headaches, gastrointestinal troubles) Impaired sleep Susceptibility to illness Emotional Fear Guilt Resentment Sorrow, grief Depression Anxiety Confusion Sarcasm, cynicism Emotional outbursts, shutdown Feeling overwhelmed Behavioral Addictive behavior Controlling … Continue reading

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