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6 Simple Ways to Lower Your Risk of Falls

As the sudden death of Ivana Trump laid bare, accidental falls among older adults are sadly common. Nearly 36 million older adults fall each year, resulting in 32,000 deaths and 3 million emergency department visits. Hoag Rehabilitation Services, which includes both Outpatient Rehabilitation Services and the Fudge Family Acute Rehabilitation Center, offers some important tips … Continued

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3 Reasons Why 30 minutes of Walking is Good for Your Health

Exercise does not have to be expensive, complicated or time-consuming. Your lifestyle change can be as simple as a 30-minute daily walk. Whether you make walking your method to jump-start your day, use it as a moment of peace during your lunch break, or as a tool to wind-down in the evening, taking that time … Continued

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Patrick’s Purpose Announces Donations to Hoag’s ASPIRE Program and Scripps College

Patrick’s Purpose Foundation has announced two major donations to Hoag Hospital’s ASPIRE Program and the Scripps College Mental Health Fund. Thanks to many generous donors, Patrick’s Purpose is gifting $50,000 to the Hoag ASPIRE Program over the next two years. The ASPIRE program is a group-based outpatient program designed for teens who are experiencing a … Continued

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Hoag Receives “Get With the Guidelines” Stroke GOLD PLUS Awards

Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian announced it has received the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association’s “Get With The Guidelines® Stroke GOLD PLUS Quality Achievement Awards for its hospitals in Newport Beach and Irvine. The comprehensive Stroke Program of the Pickup Family Neurosciences Institute coordinates stroke care at both Hoag hospitals, each of which also received … Continued

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Take Five: Meet Prerna Rao, Clinical Manager for Hoag Hospital’s ASPIRE Program

I recently learned that the Patrick’s Purpose Foundation donated $50,000 to Hoag Hospital’s ASPIRE program. I have been familiar with Patrick’s Purpose since its creation and know that it was created to honor the legacy and character of Patrick Turner, who died of suicide in 2018. But I was not familiar with the ASPIRE program, … Continued

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5 Things Every Parent Should Know About Water Safety

Some of the most memorable childhood experiences involve splashing in the water. But adults know too well that a day of fun can turn to tragedy. Each year, more than 800 children die of accidental drowning. Adults, pay attention to these important tips to keep kids safe – and to keep water play fun. Never … Continued

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Long Beach Woman with Rare Genetic Condition Finds Hope at Hoag

Kaitlin Jones works to find joy in the little things. Jones, 31, said it’s a priority of hers to look for silver linings, especially when she’s followed by something of a “grim reaper.” For all intents and purposes, Jones looks like any average woman her age. But just because she doesn’t look ill doesn’t mean … Continued

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Hoag Summer Fest – Orange County’s Favorite Food and Music Event Returns

After a two-year hiatus, the highly anticipated Hoag Summer Fest returned on Wednesday, June 22 from 5-8 p.m. at Newport Dunes, with the Hoag Hospital Foundation welcoming more than 1,500 guests at this year’s beach-themed sold-out event. In addition to live entertainment by Orange County party rock band Tijuana Dogs and a virtual raffle, dozens … Continued

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Healthcare, Biotech & Life Sciences Roundtable

Treatment modalities and care best practices aside, the healthcare business sector – perhaps more than any other category of industry – has been forced to reassess, restructure and remodel itself to accommodate the unpredictable and challenging times we have faced over the last two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As businesses continue to edge … Continued

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Computer-assisted AI Diagnosis Aims to Reduce Colorectal Cancer at Hoag

Hoag is a nonprofit regional health system based in Orange County, California, that treats more than 30,000 inpatients and 460,000 outpatients annually. Hoag consists of two acute care hospitals – Hoag Hospital Newport Beach and Hoag Hospital Irvine – in addition to 10 health centers and 14 urgent care centers. The Problem Colorectal cancer represents the third … Continued

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