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Noble doctor offers new tendon procedure

WESTFIELD – Noble Hospital’s Orthopedic Surgeon Peter Pascal, MD, is now offering an advanced treatment that quickly and safely removes the source of tendon pain. Based on technology developed in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic, TENEX Health TX is a minimally invasive treatment option for...
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December blood drives announced

GREATER SPRINGFIELD – The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to give something that means something this holiday season – a lifesaving blood donation.Blood donations often decline this time of year when donors get busy with holiday festivities and travel. Severe winter weather and seaso...
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Coping strategies crucial for those suffering from holiday grieving

SPRINGFIELD – The anticipation of the upcoming holidays can create more stress than the holidays themselves, especially for someone who is grieving the loss of a loved one. Yet, for some, this special time of year may also offer a reprieve from sad feelings, and they may find themselves caught up in...
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Former HCPA staff joins Noble Hospital

WESTFIELD – Noble Hospital is pleased to announce that medical professionals Michelle Barnett, MD, Roger Beneitone, MD, Laura Gioiella, MD, Elizaveta House, NP, Gary Jacobson, MD, Arthur King, MD, Ramachandran Kuppuswamy, MD, Viktoria Madden, PA and Ira Nathanson, MD, formerly of Hampden County Phys...
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Mercy welcomes new physicians to roster

SPRINGFIELD – The Sisters of Providence Health System is pleased to welcome 19 physician members, as well as physician assistants, nurse practitioners and staff members formerly with Hampden County Physician Associates (HCPA) to the Mercy Medical Group, a multi-specialty group of physicians who prac...
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Mercy welcomes new physicians to roster

SPRINGFIELD – The Sisters of Providence Health System is pleased to welcome 19 physician members, as well as physician assistants, nurse practitioners and staff members formerly with Hampden County Physician Associates (HCPA) to the Mercy Medical Group, a multi-specialty group of physicians who prac...
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Longmeadow reminds residents to keep vaccinations up to date

LONGMEADOW – Just as many folks take in their cars to the service station for a pre-winter check-up, now  is the time to evaluate whether you are  “up to date” with your immunizations.Flu ShotIf ...
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Self-management programs emphasize partnerships between patients, doctors

Robert Schreiber, M.D. and Jennifer Raymond, J.D., M.B.A

Chronic diseases such as asthma, heart disease, arthritis, and diabetes affect some 90 million American adults, with two out of three persons having multiple conditions. These conditions are the leading causes of death and disability in the U.S., and their incidence is likely to increase, as the bab...
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