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    Bill Wilson is a real champion for patients

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    For 22 years, co-workers of Bill Wilson have described him as a hard worker with an upbeat attitude and a smile on his face. As a clinical assistant in the OR at Mon Health Medical Center, Bill goes the extra mile for his patients every day with respect and professionalism. Because of those reasons,and more, Bill … Continued

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    Looking for a mental boost? Take your workout outdoors for both mental and physical gains

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    While exercise itself helps reduce depression and anxiety and improve your overall mood and memory, studies show that exercising in the great outdoors can add even more mental health benefits. Here are 6 ways exercising outdoors can improve your mental health. 1. Increasing exposure to Vitamin D About 1 in 10 Americans are Vitamin D … Continued

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    Good medicine: Getting to know Dr. Paul Saconn

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    It’s not often that you meet a physician who didn’t begin medical school until the age of 35. But then, Mon Health’s new radiation oncologist isn’t your typical doctor. Dr. Paul Saconn had a career as a social worker before deciding to become a physician. The North Carolina native attended Wake Forest University School of … Continued

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    Mon Health EMS helps scouts earn award

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    Earlier this month, Boy Scout Troop 44, of the Mountaineer Area Council located in Star City, visited Mon Health EMS for a tour and demonstration of emergency medical and rescue equipment. During the visit, Mon Health EMTs Rob Liston and Ken Stump showed the boy scouts how to properly use the equipment through hands-on demonstrations. … Continued

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    Donation from John Howard Subaru warms the hearts of Mon Health cancer patients

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    Staff from John Howard Motors delivered 80 blankets and 10 craft kits on Tuesday, July 11, for patients of the Mon Health Zelda Stein Weiss Cancer Center. The donation was part of the Subaru Loves to Care Initiative in partnership with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. In addition to the donations, the dealership gave the … Continued