Tag Archives: chesapeake

Free Heart Health Screenings Offered in Chesapeake

Join Bon Secours for a free heart assessment at Bon Secours Grassfield Medical Associates on Saturday, October 24 from 9 am to noon. These screenings will check your heart health, blood pressure, cholesterol and more. By participating, you’ll gain a better understanding of the risk factors that lead to an unhealthy heart and what you […]

Bon Secours Medical Group Launches Online Appointment Scheduling

Bon Secours Medical Group is proud to announce that patients can now conveniently schedule appointments online from their computers, tablets or smartphones. “At Bon Secours Medical Group, we are working to make receiving healthcare easier through convenient locations and now online scheduling,” Herbert Cummings, COO, Bon Secours Virginia Medical Group says. “Our patients can now […]

Dr. Teresa Johnson Accepting New Patients in Chesapeake

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System is pleased to announce that Teresa Johnson, DO has joined the staff at Internists at Western Branch in Chesapeake. Dr. Johnson is a board-certified family medicine physician. Dr. Johnson completed her undergraduate studies at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Connecticut, and earned her medical degree from Edward Via […]

Patricia Nelson, FNP-C, joins Bon Secours Greenbrier Medical Associates

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System is pleased to announce that Patricia Nelson, FNP-C, a board-certified family nurse practitioner, has joined the staff at Bon Secours Greenbrier Medical Associates. Ms. Nelson received a bachelor of arts from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, and a bachelor of science in nursing from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, […]

Bon Secours Virginia Partners with HealthFair

As part of Bon Secours’ commitment to improving the overall health of the community, the health system announced today the establishment of a partnership with HealthFair – a national testing provider that brings convenient and affordable health testing to community neighborhoods via its mobile screening buses. HealthFair is American College of Radiology accredited mobile screening […]

Warm Weather Checklist for Tidewater Moms

With warm weather and springtime just around the corner, it’s time to get your family ready to handle the sun, sand and surf of Hampton Roads. Though warm weather can certainly have health benefits by inspiring more physical activities and improving your mood, it can also pose risks. Follow the checklist below so you can […]

Put Your Heart First – Join South Hampton Roads American Heart Association Heart Walk to Save Lives

(September 4, 2013 Norfolk, VA) — More than 3,000 South Hampton Roads area residents are expected to join the South Hampton Roads Heart Walk on Saturday, September 21st to raise funds to fight heart disease and stroke, America’s No. 1 and No. 4 killers. The annual event begins at 9:00am at Mt. Trashmore City Park […]

Chong Suh Lee, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Joins Tidewater Surgical Specialists

Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center announces that Chong Suh Lee, MD, FACS, FASCRS, is now associated with Tidewater Surgical Specialists, Colon and Rectal Surgery Division. Board certified in general surgery, colon and rectal surgery, Dr. Lee brings over 19 years of experience managing complex colon and rectal surgical diseases to Bon Secours.   Dr. Lee […]

Easy Ways to Get Better Sleep

Getting enough sleep is crucial for good health – it helps your heart and your immune system, it improves your mood, and studies have even suggested that sleep deprivation can be linked to weight gain. But in a harried world of late-night gadgets and TV shows and early morning daycare drop-offs and meetings, it can […]

Kids, Cars, and Heatstroke: Tips for Parents to Avoid Tragedy

For parents, the worst thought in the world is that of something happening to your children. Heartbreakingly, children die or are seriously injured each year from heatstroke in hot vehicles. Perhaps the worst part is that these deaths and injuries are preventable. Heatstroke often occurs when children, without the knowledge of their parents or caregivers, […]