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    September 15, 2014

    Helping Extension help all of Kentucky

    UK HealthCare is proud to collaborate with the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service to provide research-based materials to help agents educate and empower the citizens of the Commonwealth for better health. Last fiscal year (ended June 30), UK HealthCare provided 69,095 pieces of literature and 22,340 promotional items which agents distributed throughout all of Kentucky’s 120 […]  

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    September 2, 2014

    Common Symptoms: Abdominal Pain

    UHS’s Dr. Motalib shares what you need to know about abdominal pain and what might signal an emergency condition. by Mohammad Motalib, MD Note:  This post includes several links to the UK Healthcare online resource library.  Click for more detail on each condition. Potential causes: Abdominal pain is a very common symptom.  Abdominal pain could be […]  

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    September 20, 2014

    Hauling: am I ready?

    Most people who own horses want to take these horses places: shows, trail rides, camps, etc. Most of the times, trailering training is focused on the horse (understandably so) and not so much on the driving abilities and plain vehicle/engine knowledge of the driver. A few months ago one my clients’ friend, a very friendly […]  

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    August 19, 2014

    Smoothie demonstrations

    Need a little inspiration? Smoothie demonstrations are offered on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 1 p.m. in the Psych-Oncology Services office, third floor, Whitney-Hendrickson Building. Read more about it and watch a video demo.  

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    September 10, 2014

    UKudos to the Good Samaritan Second Floor OR Staff

    A patient’s family member posted this to UK HealthCare’s Facebook page: I just wanted to say thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff on the Samaritan second floor OR area. My husband had surgery yesterday and I have to say that they all made the experience as pleasant as any surgery could possibly be. […]  

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    September 19, 2014

    Turfland construction continues at a great pace!


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    August 7, 2014

    Rhinoplasty in Cleft Care

    Whenever we think of cleft lip, we always think of the little baby with an obvious cleft in the lip. As I had mentioned before, the lip is the most obvious, but the cleft affects others things too, including the nose.  It may not be obvious, since we are so distracted by looking at the […]  

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