Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:19:26 CST Neurologist Joins Sacred Heart Medical Group Tue, 19 Jul 2016 12:14:52 CST Dr. Amy Katherine Sullivan, a board-certified neurologist with advanced training in the treatment of headaches, has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group and will practice at Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola. Dr. Sullivan graduated with her medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine. She completed her PhD in the biological and biomedical sciences at Emory University. She received her internship and residency training in Neurology through the Mayo Clinic in Rochester,...[Read The Full Story at ] Back-to-School Health Fair to Offer Screenings, Immunizations, School Physicals, Education Tue, 19 Jul 2016 15:17:29 CST Local children are invited to join The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart for a Back-to-School Health Fair on Saturday, July 30 from 8 a.m. to noon. The event will include: • Free school-entry physicals for kindergarten through twelfth grade and first-time Florida students • Free school immunizations (while vaccines last) • Free health screenings, including asthma, lung function and dental health screenings Refreshments, face painting, character greet...[Read The Full Story at ] Veteran Receives Life-saving Care at Sacred Heart Hospital Tue, 12 Jul 2016 18:01:14 CST Heart disease has brought Danny Kennedy much suffering in his 55 years of living. His older brother, his twin brother and his mother all died of heart-related conditions. Like them, Danny also struggles with heart problems. He has been on a heart transplant list and has undergone a triple coronary bypass. A catheter ablation procedure successfully reset his irregular heartbeat, and 11 stents help keep blood flowing through his arteries. For Danny, Sudden Cardiac Death Syndrome is a possibil...[Read The Full Story at ] Calling All Sacred Heart Retirees Fri, 08 Jul 2016 10:59:10 CST Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is reviving its retirement group, ''Young at Heart,'' and is seeking Sacred Heart retirees who are interested in joining the group. The purpose of the group is for fellowship and to tap into retirees' wisdom and experience to enhance Sacred Heart's mission of care in Northwest Florida. ''Sacred Heart is the great health system that it is today because these associates laid the foundation for excellence,'' says Susan Davis, president/chief executive officer, S...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Classes Help Prevent or Delay Type 2 Diabetes Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:11:46 CST PENSACOLA, Fla. - One in three American adults has prediabetes. With lifestyle change interventions targeting diet and increased physical activity, type 2 diabetes can be delayed or prevented. Without lifestyle changes, many will develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years. In Sacred Heart's PreventT2 lifestyle-change program, participants work in a group with a trained lifestyle coach to learn how to eat healthy, add physical activity to your life, manage stress, stay motivated, and solve prob...[Read The Full Story at ] Sacred Heart Presents its Annual Bariatric Fashion Show Wed, 06 Jul 2016 09:53:34 CST Please join Sacred Heart Surgical Weight Loss Center in celebrating the weight-loss success of its post-surgical patients at Sacred Heart's annual Bariatric Fashion Show. The event is Monday, August 1, at 6 p.m. in the Greenhut Auditorium at Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola. Instead of flaunting trendy fashions, the 20 patients-turned-models will show off their stunning weight-loss transformations as they are compared to ''before'' photos. The models will be living proof of the benefits of w...[Read The Full Story at ]