Saint Luke's News

Saint Luke’s News: Free Hepatitis C Screenings in July
Roughly 3.5 million Americans are living with Hepatitis C, but many don't know they have the virus. Saint Luke’s is offering free Hepatitis C screenings throughout the month of July at several locations.
Saint Luke’s News: How Robotic Surgery is Advancing Hernia Repair
About one in four men and one in 50 women will need surgery for the most common type of hernia. Dr. Michael Arroyo explains how robotic surgery is advancing hernia repair.
Saint Luke’s News: Hearing Test Could Help Prevent Dementia
Multiple studies show there is a significant relationship between hearing loss and cognitive decline. Dr. Robert Cullen and Kristen Lewis explain why it is crucial not to ignore the signs of hearing loss.
Saint Luke’s News: Stopping a Stroke Before it Happens
Someone has a stroke every 40 seconds in the United States, but 80 percent are preventable. Dr. Karin Olds explains what you can do to greatly reduce your risk.
Saint Luke’s News: Five Steps to Foot Health with Diabetes
More than 30 million people are living with diabetes in the U.S. Dr. Erick Jose Guerra explains why it's important for those living with diabetes to pay close attention to foot health.
Saint Luke’s News: March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Is it Time for a Screening?
Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. Dr. Chhabra and Dr. Tolentino explain how staying up on your screenings can greatly reduce your chance of getting cancer.
Saint Luke's News: Counting Sheep for Better Health: An Argument for a Good Night's Sleep
We know we need a good night's sleep. Dr. Jason Graff says there is a great degree of variability between adults on how much sleep they need for good health.
Saint Luke’s News: Advanced Heart Valve Disease Treatment Options
The number of people in the U.S. suffering from heart valve disease is increasing. Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute has established a comprehensive multidisciplinary Valve Center dedicated to the latest surgical and catheter-based therapies to meet this rising demand.