Sacred Heart Health System News Feed Get the latest news and events information from Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida. http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/ Tue, 23 May 2017 07:09:39 CST Why Melanoma is on the Rise Among Young Adults http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2141 Mon, 22 May 2017 11:59:01 CST Although most skin cancers are the results of cumulative years of sun exposure, melanoma impacts young adults too. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, melanoma is the second most common type of cancer diagnosed in 15- to 19-year-olds, and the most common form of cancer affecting young adults between the ages of 25 and 29. Dr. Rahul Chavan, a Sacred Heart Medical Group dermatologist and Moh's surgeon, says the lifestyle choices young individuals establish during their teen years and...[Read The Full Story at http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2141 ] http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2141 Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf Offering Free Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Program http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2142 Mon, 22 May 2017 17:24:29 CST Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf Offering Free Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Program PORT ST. JOE, Fla. (May 22, 2017) -- Community members are preventing type 2 diabetes together with the PreventT2 lifestyle change program offered by Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf. Guided by a trained lifestyle coach, groups of participants are learning the skills they need to make lasting changes such as losing a modest amount of weight (10 to 14 pounds for a 200-pound person), being more physically active...[Read The Full Story at http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2142 ] http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2142 Pediatric cardiologist joins Sacred Heart, University of Florida Health http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2139 Wed, 17 May 2017 07:43:18 CST PENSACOLA, Fla. — Pediatric cardiologist Dr. Bevin Weeks has joined the faculty of the University of Florida College of Medicine, which is affiliated with The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. Beginning in September, Weeks will practice on Sacred Heart's Ninth Avenue campus in Pensacola. Weeks is fellowship trained and board certified in pediatric cardiology. She graduated with her bachelor's degree from Boston College and her medical degree from the University of Co...[Read The Full Story at http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2139 ] http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2139 Sacred Heart Offers Grow Family Health Organizer http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2140 Wed, 17 May 2017 08:47:56 CST Sacred Heart Health System has launched a free mobile service called the Grow Family Health Organizer to help parents across the region manage health information and track personalized milestones conveniently from their smart phones. To offer the Grow app, Sacred Heart has partnered with Everyday Health, the leading health media company behind the global parenting and pregnancy brand What To Expect When You're Expecting, and Wildflower Health, a mobile health software provider. The Grow F...[Read The Full Story at http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2140 ] http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2140 Living Well With Type 2 Diabetes Education Class Offered at Sacred Heart http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2138 Tue, 16 May 2017 11:25:12 CST FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mike Burke, Public Relations Director 850-416-1153 or mburke@shhpens.org Living Well With Type 2 Diabetes Education Class Offered at Sacred Heart PORT ST JOE, FLA. (May 16, 2017) -- Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with diabetes? Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf invites you to join the upcoming Type 2 Diabetes education class on Tuesday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free community seminar will be held in Conference Room A/...[Read The Full Story at http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2138 ] http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2138 Sacred Heart Hosts Free Car Seat Safety Check http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2136 Thu, 11 May 2017 14:16:49 CST The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart will host a free child car seat safety check on Friday, May 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sam's Club, located at 1250 Airport Blvd. in Pensacola. Certified technicians will be on-hand to answer questions, check for recalls and assist with making sure seats are correctly installed. This free service is available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call (850) 416-6359. The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacre...[Read The Full Story at http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2136 ] http://www.sacred-heart.org/news/article/?NID=2136