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Sweet Life Diabetes Class wraps-up

Susan Wilkins Public Relations and Special Projects Coordinator   The first-ever Sweet Life Diabetes Cooking Class held a reunion and three month follow-up February 4 at the Marlinton Presbyterian Church. Diabetes is a common, serious and costly...

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Pocahontas Memorial Hospital launched a stroke awareness education initiative last fall to help our community understand the risk factors and symptoms of stroke, a leading cause of death and serious long-term disability in the...

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Bakeless Bake Sale to benefit auxiliary Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Auxiliary’s first fundraiser of 2019 is officially underway with their annual “Bakeless Bake Sale.”  This is an easy way to contribute to the Auxiliary.  Just make...

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RHC offers full Sunday hours Susan Wilkins PMH Public Relations Since June, the Rural Health Clinic at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital has been offering patients full Sunday hours.  We are now open Sunday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to...

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When to go to the Emergency Department Sometimes it’s hard to know whether you should go to the Emergency Department or your Primary Care Provider. Many trips to the Emergency Department end up being...

PMH, IGA encourage healthy eating during Diabetes Awareness Month

To celebrate National Diabetes Awareness Month, Pocahontas Memorial Hospital teamed with Pocahontas IGA to host diabetes friendly “tasting stations” around its store last Friday afternoon.  PMH staff manned the stations, offering free samples, recipes...

PMH Diabetes Cooking Class ~ a successful start

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital concluded a three-week series of Sweet Life Diabetes Cooking Classes last week.  PMH has long offered cooking classes with other agencies, but class numbers had drastically dwindled.  This year, PMH completely...

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Time is critical in event of a stroke Pocahontas Memorial Hospital is launching a stroke awareness education initiative to help our community understand the risk factors and symptoms of stroke, a leading cause of death...