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“Doctors On Call” hour-long special airs Thursday

Can tomatoes affect your arthritis? What’s involved in getting a stress test? Should you try the latest fitness craze? Those are some of the questions that will be answered by WVU Healthcare experts on an hour-long live special “Doctors On Call,” Thursday at 8 p.m. on West Virginia Public Television. [...]

WVU Eye Institute receives grant for Appalachian Vision Outreach Program

The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation recently provided the West Virginia University Eye Institute with a $115,000 grant to assist the Appalachian Vision Outreach Program (AVOP). [...]

WVU Eye Institute receives grant from Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation recently awarded the West Virginia University Eye Institute a grant of $76,380 to continue the Children’s Vision Rehabilitation Program (CVRP) in the Greater Kanawha Valley area. [...]

WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities awarded grant for traumatic brain injury services

Jennifer Tenney, program manager for the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Implementation Partnership Grant Program at the West Virginia University Center for Excellence in Disabilities (CED), said the prevalence of TBIs in West Virginia is much greater than realized. Tenney, a certified brain injury specialist with the CED, said that is why the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration is funding grants to better serve this population. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Vienna and Parkersburg

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Wood County offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Parsons

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Tucker County offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. [...]

WVU Children’s Hospital to host 10th Annual Ohio Valley Gala

Ohio Valley area supporters of WVU Children’s Hospital will celebrate “An Affair of the Heart – 10 Years of Giving Back” on Saturday, Aug. 16 at The White Palace in Wheeling Park. [...]

WVU Healthcare opens pediatric clinic in Summersville

Starting today (July 1), families in the Summersville area can receive care from WVU Children’s Hospital specialists at a new WVU Healthcare clinic located at the Summersville Regional Medical Center. [...]

WVU Healthcare Heart Failure Program recognized again nationally

The WVU Healthcare Heart Failure Program has quickly built a national reputation and earned national recognition by cutting hospital re-admissions, improving efficiency in patient care, and developing strategies to improve the patient experience. [...]



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