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4 Signs That It’s Time to Consider Hospice Care
by Covenant HealthCare on March 19, 2018

Hospice is not about giving up on life. It’s about improving the quality of life for a loved one when treatment becomes ineffective or too debilitating for them to endure.

Bone Health at Every Age
by Covenant HealthCare on February 27, 2018

Bones play a major role in the body, which is why keeping them healthy should be a priority at every age and stage of your life. See what you can do to improve your bone health for today, tomorrow and the future.

Common Overlooked Heart Attack Symptoms
by Covenant Cancer Care Center on February 14, 2018
8 lesser-known heart attack symptoms you shouldn’t overlook.

Why One Patient Chose Covenant VirtualCare – And Isn’t Turning Back
by Covenant HealthCare on January 29, 2018
Covenant VirtualCare uses 2-way video to help patients receive faster, easier care wherever they are. Our board-certified physicians are available 24/7 and can provide care without an appointment. Not only that, but you’ll never pay more than $49 out-of-pocket for a visit. 

Top 10 Flu Fighting Tips
by Covenant HealthCare on January 26, 2018
BJ Helton with infection prevention at Covenant HealthCare shares her Top 10 Checklist to help you prevent being infected with the influenza virus.

‘Head Hunger’ vs. True Hunger – Knowing the Difference
by Covenant HealthCare on January 24, 2018
It’s sometimes difficult to tell the difference between needing food and wanting food. Will reaching for that item really satisfy a physical need, or only meet an emotional desire?

4 healthy habits to maintain after bariatric surgery
by Covenant HealthCare on January 16, 2018
You made the choice to have bariatric surgery. You consulted your doctor and went through the pre-procedure steps. You weighed the benefits and risks. You talked to you family and friends. You prepared yourself and your home. After undergoing a life-altering procedure like bariatric surgery, there is one more important choice you have to make – the choice to start your post-surgery life on the right foot

Is that normal? When it’s time to see a pediatric gastroenterologist.
by Covenant HealthCare on December 22, 2017
When your child complains of stomach discomfort, how do you know if it’s just a passing ache or something more serious? At times, it can be difficult to decipher what your kids are trying to tell you. We sat down with Dr. Bitar to get his best advice on when it’s time to see a pediatric gastroenterology specialist and what you could expect. 

Join the Covenant HealthCare Patient and Family Advisory Council
by Covenant HealthCare on December 22, 2017
At Covenant HealthCare, we’ve recognized the value of our patients’ voices. That’s why we strongly promote our PFAC, and encourage you to join. 

How Pediatric Urologists Care for Young Patients
by Covenant HealthCare on November 20, 2017
Children aren’t always able to answer questions during medical exams or convey when something is bothering them. Luckily, when those problems involve the genitalia or urinary tract, pediatric urologists can identify, diagnose, treat, and care for even the youngest patients.