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10.28.2020
Know the Signs of Domestic Violence and How to Get Help

Domestic violence does not discriminate; it can happen to any person of any gender. It’s important to recognize the signs of domestic violence to get you or someone you care about the help they need. What is Domestic Violence? Domestic ...

10.21.2020
Detect Breast Changes with Monthly Self-Exams

Breast cancer is very effectively treated when it is caught early. One of the essential steps in detecting breast cancer early is performing monthly self-exams, in addition to getting annual mammograms. Women over 40 should receive mammograms once a ...

10.20.2020
Protect Your Lungs, Protect Your Health

How can you protect yourself from respiratory infections before they become serious? Especially as we continue to face the COVID-19 pandemic and enter the winter cold and flu season, it’s important to do everything you can to keep your lungs ...

10.12.2020
Keeping Your Joints and Bones Healthy and Happy

No matter your age, it’s important to take good care of your bones and joints. Healthy joints allow you to walk, run, jump, play sports, and participate in other activities you love. Joints are the connections between bones that allow you to ...

10.07.2020
What You Need to Know About Ear, Nose & Throat Health

If you’ve ever had an ear infection, sinus problems, or acid reflux, you might have seen an Ear, Nose & Throat specialist for treatment. ENT specialists, also known as otolaryngologists, specialize in treating these common disorders as well ...

09.22.2020
10 Tips for Women's Health and Fitness

Every woman’s health journey is unique, and taking care of your health is important no matter your age. The more health-informed choices you make when you’re younger can pave the way for a healthier future. However, it’s never too ...

09.21.2020
What Makes Vaping So Harmful?

Once touted as a “harmless” way to smoke, the dangers of vape pens —also known as e-cigarettes—are becoming more widely recognized. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), e-cigarettes are not quite as harmful as ...

09.14.2020
Frederick Health Achieves Magnet® Recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center

Frederick Health has received one of the top honors a hospital can achieve from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Magnet® recognition is the gold standard of nursing excellence, positive practice environments, and high-quality ...

09.14.2020
Keep Your Heart Healthy

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for American men and women alike. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to reduce your risk of heart disease—but first, you should understand what causes heart disease and what your risks are. ...

09.07.2020
Tips to Age Fabulously

It’s never too late to take good care of yourself. Caring for your body and mind is important at any age, and taking extra steps for a healthier you as you get older can improve your physical health, mental health, and general wellbeing. At ...

09.01.2020
Frederick Health & AARCH Continuing to Honor Those Laid to Rest at Original Greenmount Cemetery

August 31, 2020 - In July 2020, site preparation began at Frederick Health Hospital as the organization resumes construction, entering the final phase of an expansion project that started in 2014. This construction project will complete the Emergency ...

08.31.2020
Spherion Donates $5,000 to Frederick Health

Pictured Left to Right: Spherion Co-Owner Tammy Feaster; Spherion Co-Owner Gary Hayes; and Frederick Health President & CEO Tom Kleinhanzl. ----------------------------- DATE: August 31, 2020 For Immediate Release FREDERICK, MD – Spherion ...

08.31.2020
Prostate Cancer Awareness

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men, aside from skin cancer. Approximately 13 out of every 100 men in the US will get prostate cancer during their lifetime, and about two to three out of every 100 men will die from this disease. ...

08.27.2020
Battelle National Biodefense Institute Donates $20,000 to Frederick Health

Pictured Left to Right: Frederick Health President & CEO Tom Kleinhanzl; Battelle National Biodefense Institute President George Korch; and Frederick Health Development Council Chair Karlys Kline. ​ ----------------------------- DATE: August 27, ...

08.25.2020
Emjay Engineering & Construction, Inc. Donates $25,000 to Frederick Health

Pictured Left to Right: Emjay Executive Vice President & COO Wayne Myers and Frederick Health President & CEO Tom Kleinhanzl. ----------------------------- DATE: August 25, 2020 For Immediate Release FREDERICK, MD – Emjay Engineering ...

08.24.2020
Student Health and Safety During COVID-19

After being out of the classroom since mid-March, students in Frederick County are preparing to ease into a virtual model of learning this fall. Even though local students won’t be back in their school’s hallways until at least October, ...

08.17.2020
Back-to-School Vaccinations and Physicals

Is your child up to date on their required vaccinations and wellness visits? With school season around the corner, it’s important to make sure your child gets the physicals and immunizations they need before starting classes again. As of ...

08.14.2020
Frederick Health 3A Medical-Surgical Unit Receives AMSN PRISM Award® for Exemplary Practice

Frederick, MD – The 3A Medical-Surgical Nursing Unit at Frederick Health in Frederick, MD has received the prestigious AMSN PRISM Award® , an honor recognizing exceptional nursing practice, leadership, and outcomes in hospital ...

08.10.2020
Improving and Maintaining Digestive Health

The digestive system is a wonder of human biology. It breaks down the nutrients you eat into parts small enough for your body to use for energy, growth, and cell repair. Since your body needs nutrients to work properly, a functioning digestive system ...

08.03.2020
Caring for Your Thyroid

The thyroid is a vital hormone gland that plays a significant role in your body’s metabolism, growth, and development. This butterfly-shaped gland at the base of your neck creates a thyroid hormone that travels through the blood to all parts of ...

07.31.2020
What Comes Next After Cancer

When your cancer treatment ends, you start a new chapter in your life as a survivor. During treatment, many patients feel like their life was put on hold, but after it’s all done, it can be challenging to return to daily life. Overcoming a ...

07.29.2020
Coca-Cola Donates $100,000 to Frederick Health

Featured from left to right: Frederick Health Development Council Chair Karlys Kline; Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated Sales Representative Joe Carpenter; Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated Director of Food Service Bill Keenan; Frederick ...

07.20.2020
Urgent Care or Virtual Visits

Sometimes summertime fun also comes with some unexpected injuries. Whether your home improvement project didn’t go as planned, you’ve discovered your allergy to bees, or you’re simply feeling under the weather, Frederick Health is ...

07.17.2020
Health and Wellness During COVID-19 and Beyond

The coronavirus pandemic has changed many aspects of our daily lives, but one thing that shouldn’t change is access to safe, reliable healthcare. While you should still take plenty of precautions to stay healthy and avoid getting sick, you ...

07.06.2020
Making the Most of Summer 2020

Summer is here! The sun is shining, the weather is warm, and there’s never a better time to plan some family fun. COVID-19 might have put a dent in your vacation plans, but safely exploring your community or having a staycation is the perfect ...