Carilion Clinic Specialist Promotes Healthy Sleep

Are you getting enough sleep? How do you know? Inadequate sleep can lead to serious health and safety problems. Carilion Clinic Sleep Specialist Dr. Frank Biscardi spoke with WDBJ's Melissa Gaona about healthy sleep. 

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Can you Beat the Holiday Binge?

The holidays are almost here, and many people will face overloaded dinner tables, overflowing plates and an almost irresistable urge to give in and binge. Carilion Clinic Dietitian Martha Ross recently spent some time talking to WDBJ's Melissa Gaona about ways to minimize the damage, including her own secret weapon, "Pumpkin Fluff Whip". 

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Carilion Physicians Focus on Men's Health for "Movember"

You might notice more men wearing facial hair this month (with varying degrees of success).  One of them might be your doctor.  Its part of the "Movember" movement to support men's health.  Carilion family medicine specialist Dr. Mark Greenawald recently spoke to WSLS's Karen McNew about the initiative, and offered some important health advice for men. 


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Carilion Launches Lights of Love for the Holidays

Give a meaningful holiday gift that keeps giving. 

Carilion Clinic provides services that are not available anywhere else in the region. As a result patients’ families often travel long distances to be with their loved ones.  Not everyone can afford an extended hotel stay.


This year, Carilion Clinic Volunteer Services in partnership with Carilion Clinic Foundation will launch Lights of Love just in time for the holiday season. All proceeds will be used to assist patient family members with hotel expenses.


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