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Ambulance or Antacid?

Published: Oct 9, 2017

Do you know when you should call an ambulance over simply taking an antacid? Take our short quiz and see if you can tell the difference!

Regular checkups with your dermatologist are an important part of your overall health. Early detection is always key.

US New & World Report ranks CHI St. Vincent as the #1 hospital in Arkansas for the 5th straight year.

Choosing a doctor and developing a long term relationship goes a long way in helping people maintain optimum health.

People use emergency rooms for more than emergencies, so doctors often catch symptoms of conditions unrelated to the patients reason for visiting.

Regular exercise is important for overall health, but it also helps people function better in their daily lives.

Impella Mobile Learning Lab will be at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary on November 13th. Health care providers will get hands-on experience with the world's smallest heart pump and other innovations used in cardiac care.

Many people put off going to the doctor because they fear the expense, but that need not be the case.

Colonoscopy Saves Officer's Life

Published: Nov 2, 2017

The screenings that patients receive during primary care visits can identify issues that can later become more significant health problems.

Two brothers from Van Buren underwent open-heart surgery this year, within months of each other, to take care of the same dangerous genetic condition.

Celebrating heart recovery and patients who received the Impella heart pump.

There are important differences between cardiac arrest, heart attack and heart failure.

Erma Rogers has been volunteering for more than 20 years for CHI St. Vincent’s New Outlook cancer recovery program.

Dr. Trace Garner has joined our Heart Institute and opened the first cardiology clinic in Monticello.

Dr. Cari Cordell sat down with HER Magazine for an in-depth Q&A about how she is blazing a trail for women in orthopedics.

The March of Dimes and AHA recognized the Infirmary's Maternal Child unit for caring for moms and babies.

CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs announces strategic partnerships with National Park College and Henderson State University to address nursing shortage.

Together, with the help of our Diabetic Educators, a growing community of Arkansans are taking control of their diabetes.

Soiree Magazine featured Dr. Douglas Borg in their latest "Ask the Expert." He answered common questions about Heart Disease.

CHI St. Vincent and the Garland County Sheriff's Office are working together to ensure police have the resources they need to cope with stress of the job.

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