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Friday, August 8, 2014 - 2:35pm
A machine keeps Charles Lewis alive. For 12 hours each week – every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday – Lewis treks to Community Medical Centers’ outpatient dialysis center on the campus of Community Regional Medical Center where a hemodialysis dialysis machine filters toxins from his blood. Sometimes his treatments last as long as five hours. “It’s like going to a part-time job.” Lewis said.

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Friday, August 1, 2014 - 4:49pm
Minimally invasive gastric bypass procedures that have long been associated with successful long term weight-loss are now proving to provide improvement or resolution to diabetes. A 10-year study by the doctors at the Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery Program at Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital shows 4 out of 5 of their patients are cured of their diabetes.
Friday, August 1, 2014 - 4:38pm
Laura Acevedo, an executive secretary at Community Regional Medical Center, had never stepped foot in a gym before she began working out at the hospital’s new employee fitness center. Now after months of hitting the gym daily at 5:30 a.m. she’s 16 pounds slimmer, has lost 30 inches and had to go shopping for new clothes.

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Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 11:50am

Outreach specialists at Community Regional Medical Center’s Community Connections program work to connect homeless in the Central Valley with the health services they so desperately need.

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Friday, August 8, 2014 - 1:27pm

During the Bass Lake Triathlon in 2013, Tammy Sears took a sharp turn with her bike and slammed into the pavement. Lucky for her, one of the riders right behind her was Scott Browar, a nurse from Clovis Community Medical Center who was able to help stabilize her spine until an ambulance arrived to take her to the Level 1 trauma center in Fresno, Community Regional Medical Center. Tammy’s suffered significant head trauma and had months of rehabilitation to relearn many simple tasks. Six months after her accident, Tammy was back on her bike to train again.

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Thu, 09/04/2014 - 6:00pm

At Clovis Community Medical Center
Presented by: Michelle Leath, EPCC - Certified Eating Psychology Coach
To register for a seminar, register online or call (559) 324-4787 for more information.


Mon, 09/08/2014 - 9:00am

At Community Regional Medical Center
Sequoia East conference room
Call (559) 459-6304 or register online.
 


Mon, 09/22/2014 - 9:00am

At Community Regional Medical Center
Sequoia East conference room
Call (559) 459-6304 or register online.
 


Mon, 10/06/2014 - 9:00am

At Community Regional Medical Center
Sequoia East conference room
Call (559) 459-6304 or register online.