What are we doing when we yawn?
For such a common behavior, yawning has been the subject of a lot of speculation and not a lot of concrete ...
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Six Providence St. Joseph Health SoCal hospitals earn “A” grades for safety
A semi-annual survey of the nation’s hospital gave “A” grades today to five Providence St. Joseph Health, Southern California, hospitals and one affiliate.
Happier new moms thanks to quiet time at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
Routine hospital procedures such as checking the vitals, educating the patient, getting those blood tests and menu orders and even the very well-meaning visitors who overstay their welcomes… all that
Can brushing your teeth help your heart?
Learn about the connection between dental health and heart disease.
Snoring Sends a Serious Signal
Seven out of ten Americans snore to some degree. Snoring is a problem that affects you and your loved ones, whether you're the snorer or the person who's kept awake. We invite you to learn more...
10 Greatest Myths About Breast Cancer
Early detection is the best protection. Breast cancer found early can usually be treated successfully.
World-Class Neurological Care Close to Home
Mission Neuroscience Institute (MNI) offers world-class care and expertise close to home, with the most advanced neurosurgery and rehabilitation services available.
Eat red, orange and yellow to protect your eyes from blue
Eating foods rich in carotenoids may help protect your eyes from potentially harmful blue light emitted by electronic screens.
Food for thought on diet and breast cancer
A healthy diet can be beneficial when it comes to breast cancer treatment and prevention.
Brain center offers comprehensive dementia care
Pacific Brain Health Center assists with diagnoses and interventions for patients dealing with memory loss
Mary and Jay Flaherty Give $5 Million To Saint John’s Health Center Foundation
Mary and Jay Flaherty have donated $5 million to Saint John’s Health Center Foundation in support of the exceptional health care and research of Providence Saint John’s Health Center, John Wayne Cance
A proactive health guide for people 40+
After you reach 40, it becomes more likely that the normal aging process will introduce new and perhaps surprising health concerns.
In Good Company Spring 2019
In this issue: Palliative Care Q&A; Preventing Diabetes with Choose to Change; San Pedro Expands; Meet Your New Chief Executive
Providence and Cedars-Sinai Expand Healthcare in the San Fernando Valley
Providence St. Joseph Health and Cedars-Sinai are coming together to enhance access to highly skilled medical care, specialized services and advanced health programs for the Tarzana community.
Providence Saint John’s Among First to Offer Newly Approved Heart Device
WATCHMAN tested in U.S. now available as alternative to blood-thinning drugs.
Today is National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day: Meet one of our experts
Registered dietitians help individuals translate the science of nutrition into healthy living choices.
While Stevens is an elite athlete, orthopedic care these days has improved so dramatically that after recovery many patients are able to remain physically fit and engaged in activities they enjoy.
Saint John's Magazine Spring 2019
Welcome to the “new” magazine for Saint John’s Health Center Foundation, Saint John’s. As you read through the following pages, we will be sharing with you a more comprehensive view of your Health
How to help protect your child from AFM
A recent outbreak sparked concerns over acute flaccid myelitis, a disease that can cause paralysis if unchecked.
2018 Philanthropic Impact Report
Thanks to your partnership, a remarkable $7.6 million was donated to St. Jude in the 2018 year. Here are just a few examples of the extraordinary care that you made possible in 2018:
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