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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Naproxen

Updated: 02/19/2014 - Recent studies show that one pain killer may be better for your heart, but the Federal Drug Administration is saying there's not enough data to prove that Naproxen is actually safer.

Martha Jefferson Healthwise: HPV

Updated: 02/05/2014 - When it comes to the subject of childhood vaccines, some parents may have mixed feelings especially about one of the newest recommendations. In our Martha Jefferson Healthwise report, doctors say it's a good idea to get your daughters and sons vaccinated.

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Don’t wait until your family needs a doctor to find one. Martha Jefferson Hospital has more than 300 affiliated physicians representing more than 35 specialties. Click Here to find one that matches your needs.

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Advance Directives:
Martha Jefferson Hospital supports your right to make decisions about your future medical care. We want to know your wishes so we can provide the care you desire. We never know when an accident or serious illness will leave us incapable of making our own health care decisions. For peace of mind, it is important to think about and talk about your values and wishes for medical care and to put those wishes in writing. Download the Advance Directives form by clicking here.

MJH Calendar of Events:
Each quarter Martha Jefferson Hospital holds more than 75 informational classes focusing on everyday health, help for diabetes, women’s health, and family centered maternity care. We also have free support groups to help new mothers, patients and families affected by cancer and those struggling to get a good night’s sleep. The calendar is searchable by week, month and year or by keyword. Click Here to find a class to help you. If you don’t see a class that meets your health needs call Health Connection at 434-654-7009 or toll free 1-888-652-6663 and ask to see if you qualify for a free consultation with a community health specialist.

Health Connection:
Register for classes, find a doctor and learn about our community education programs and health screenings by calling 434-654-7009 or toll free 1-888-652-6663.
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