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WHAS Crusade for Children donates $171,000 to help three CHI St. Joseph Health locations across state

The WHAS Crusade for Children has given the Saint Joseph London Foundation $100,000 to establish a Level II neonatal intensive care unit at Saint Joseph London hospital. The unit will be one of only two Level II NICUs in southeastern Kentucky. The unit “will be equipped to continue providing the best care to infants affected by premature birth, neonatal abstinence syndrome, fetal anomaly and respiratory...

Summer wellness tips: A few simple steps to prevent common health issues, ensure enjoyable summer

Summer is a time for rest and relaxation, sunshine, vacations and outdoor activities. But summer fun comes with the potential for serious health risks. CHI Saint Joseph Health recommends taking a few simple steps to help prevent common health issues and ensure an enjoyable summer, without frequent visits to a doctor’s office.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that...