According to the American Childhood Cancer Organization, 15,780 children from birth to 19 years old are diagnosed with cancer every year. That is 1 in 285 kids. Globally 300,000 kids are diagnosed each year. Those are crazy big numbers that we do not hear in our media every day. We need more rese…Continue Reading.
A friend recently diagnosed with leukemia lamented her frustration with the lack of information she was receiving about her prognosis and upcoming treatment plan. “I can’t possibly be the first person to have these questions. No one is telling me anything.” That friend was not a patient at …Continue Reading.
Dawn Earlywine Volunteer Director Hancock Health We welcome men and women ages 15 and up. Our volunteers usually work in 2 to 4-hour time blocks between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Sunday-Saturday. There are various areas of the hospital that need volunteers to assist patients and visit…Continue Reading.
This is Hancock Health’s second year for the Weight Watchers at Work program—or as we like to call it, “WW@HH”—and we are off to a “losing” start with a 150 pounds of weight loss in just eight weeks into the 17-week session! Since the implementation of the program last year, Hancock…Continue Reading.