Hurricane season. For those of us in the flyover states, it usually means a rainy week following the destruction that usually hits the Gulf Coast or the Atlantic Coast. Oftentimes, the weather change is an inconvenience for us—maybe it will be difficult or impossible to take that vacation we ha…Continue Reading.
Hurricane Harvey has caused – and continues to cause – mass destruction and human suffering. In support of providing aid to those in need, Caring Community Partners has selected two organizations to assist in the initial recovery phase: The Texas Hospital Association (THA) The THA Hospital Em…Continue Reading.
The Hancock Regional Boutique is a health and specialty shop where women who have or are fighting cancer can go to feel healthy and beautiful. Coping with the body changes a patient may experience when fighting cancer can be difficult. Often, the prospect of wearing a wig, finding a bra, or using…Continue Reading.
Feeding cues and latching on Infant feeding Cues: Hands to mouth. Sucking movements. Cooing sounds. Stretching. Crying is a late sign of hunger. If you wait until then, calm your baby before breastfeeding. If your baby does not show cues after 2-3 hours, wake him or place him skin to skin. Latc…Continue Reading.
Technology is making it easier for patients and providers to interact, thus improving communication, safety and patient-provider relationships. New tools are helping patients become more actively involved in their care and maintaining their health, according to results of the 19th Annual Health C…Continue Reading.
Hancock Regional Hospital celebrates the Center of Distinction Award and the Center of Excellence Award given to The Center for Wound Healing by Healogics, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive mon…Continue Reading.