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Floyd Memorial Offers Advice on Colorectal Cancer and Screening

Cancers of the colon and rectum, often collectively referred to as colorectal cancer, are life-threatening tumors that develop in the large intestine. It is the third most common cancer in the United States. More than 90 percent of colorectal tumors develop from a type of polyp called adenomatous polyps. Adenomatous polyps, also called adenomas, are […]

Floyd Memorial Celebrates National Athletic Training Month in March

National Athletic Training Month, observed during the month of March, is a time to highlight the profession of athletic training and how it positively impacts our global and local communities. Athletic trainers have a long history of providing high quality healthcare for athletes and those engaged in physical activity based on specific tasks. Floyd Memorial […]

Floyd Memorial Orthopedic Group Launches New Accelerated Joint Replacement Recovery Program

Recently, Floyd Memorial Medical Group – Orthopedics launched an Accelerated Joint Replacement Recovery Program to help hip, knee and shoulder joint replacement patients recover more quickly with less pain. The accelerated approach uses a combination of medications and anesthesia techniques that work on many different receptors both in the brain and the periphery to reduce […]

Floyd Memorial Offers Free Stroke Seminar

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Can You Spot a Stroke? seminar on Monday, January 19 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Paris Health Education Center. Board certified neurologist Ajmal Bangash, MD, will discuss the signs and symptoms of stroke, the latest advancements in treating stroke and how you can reduce your risk. Anyone […]

Floyd Memorial Offers Free Joint Pain Seminar December 4

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, December 4 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center in New Albany. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with daily activities due to pain in the knees or hips to learn about advanced […]

Volunteer Positions Available at Floyd Memorial

The Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services’ Volunteer Services are looking for those who have a passion for volunteering and giving back to the community.  Volunteers are needed in the gift shop to do customer service and checkout on weekends, and to for general customer service needs in other areas of the hospital at various […]

Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Working to Raise Awareness of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center, a member of the Healogics network, is participating in a National Diabetes Campaign from October 27 to October 31. The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center offers advanced therapies to patients suffering from chronic wounds like diabetic foot ulcers.  Program directors across the nation will dedicate the entire week to […]

Floyd Memorial Celebrates World Stroke Day October 29

As a provider for stroke patients, Floyd Memorial is celebrating World Stroke Day on Wednesday, October 29. According to the National Stroke Association, stroke is the fourth leading cause of death and a leading cause of serious, long-term adult disability in the U.S. A stroke can happen to anyone at any time, regardless of race, sex […]