Lima Memorial Health Focus: What’s my risk?

Lima Memorial Health Focus: What’s my risk?

The American Cancer Society predicts there will be 101,000 new cases of colon cancer and 44,000 cases of rectal cancer in 2019. While the patient is t...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Lima Memorial Health Focus: Heart check key before any surgery

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Heart check key before any surgery

Every surgical procedure carries some risk, but generally the risk is relatively low, especially in healthy individuals. (Serious medical complication...

February 27th, 2019 |  


Lima Memorial Health Focus: Role of speech therapist

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Role of speech therapist

Although sometimes taken for granted, our ability to communicate is truly a gift. Communication is far more than expressing our basic needs. Communica...

January 30th, 2019 |  



Lima Memorial Health Focus: Team approach to fighting cancer

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Team approach to fighting cancer

Almost half of all men and a third of all women in the United States will receive a cancer diagnosis at some point during their lives. And, unfortunat...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Lima Memorial Health Focus: Role of cardiac rehab

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Role of cardiac rehab

Coronary artery disease is a common condition in our society. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates approximately 735,000 heart att...

January 2nd, 2019 |  


Lima Memorial Health Focus: Chronic kidney disease

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Chronic kidney disease

Kidney disease is diagnosed when a person’s kidneys are unable to filter blood the way they should. This lack of filtration can cause waste to b...

December 19th, 2018 |  


Lima Memorial Health Focus: Spine surgery: What you need to know

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Spine surgery: What you need to know

Spine surgery continues to evolve with the focus gradually shifting away from larger surgical interventions to those which offer individuals a more ra...

December 5th, 2018 |  


Lima Memorial Health Focus: Is palliative care right for you?

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Is palliative care right for you?

Over the past 10 years, palliative care has been one of the fastest growing specialties in the United States. Approximately 90 million Americans are l...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Lima Memorial Health Focus: Understanding lymphedema

Lima Memorial Health Focus: Understanding lymphedema

Lymphedema is a condition that is relatively unknown to most people. Lymphedema is a buildup of lymph fluid in the fatty tissues just below the skin. ...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Lupus Foundation to hold Lima New Patient Education Class

Lupus Foundation to hold Lima New Patient Education Class

LIMA — The Lupus Foundation of America will hold a Lima New Patient Education Class from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Lima Pu...

October 26th, 2018 updated: October 29th, 2018. |