306. Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Welcomes Family Medicine Physician Asunta Moduthagam, MD

 Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital is pleased to welcome family medicine physician Asunta Moduthagam, MD to Advocate Medical Group. She will be seeing patients at the Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Health and Fitness Center at 1301 South Barrington Road in Barrington. Here are just a few quick highlights about Dr. Moduthagam’s background and areas of medical expertise: Asunta Moduthagam, MD Dr. ... Read more...

287. Health Beat: Good Shepherd Hospital Intensive Care Unit Receives Beacon Award for Excellence

 The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recently awarded the Intensive Care Unit at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington with the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence. The national award recognizes the hospital for exceptional patient care and achieving a healthy work environment. The Beacon Award for Excellence recognizes unit caregivers who successfully improve patient outcomes and align practices with ... Read more...

252. Health Beat: Good Shepherd Neuropsychologist to Speak About Concussion Prevention

 It’s that time of year again. School is back in session and the start of contact sports, like football and cheerleading are in full swing. Dr. Aaron Malina, a clinical neuropsychologist on staff at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, will be speaking about how parents, coaches and athletes can be well equipped with injury prevention in regard to concussions. ... Read more...

156. Marathon of a Lifetime for Swimmer Don Macdonald

 On June 28, Barrington resident Don Macdonald will be kayaking around Manhattan Island to support Doug McConnell, his friend and endurance training partner who will be competing in the Manhattan Island Swim race. Though just a few years ago, Macdonald himself was doing the swimming as he was training to swim the English Channel when he collapsed with a cardiac ... Read more...

134. Breathing Easy with Treatments for Sinus & Allergy Relief

 As I have grown older, my allergies, asthma and sinus issues have greatly increased. I tend to dread the fall and spring allergy seasons. However, last year I started taking allergy drops, which similar to allergy shots, have started to make me feel much better during allergy season, meaning fewer sinus infections. This past winter was rough for me due ... Read more...

75. Health Beat: How Video Games Might Actually Help Kids Lose Weight

 Kids these days are often living a more sedentary lifestyle which has contributed to increasing obesity. They seem to watch endless hours of television in their own rooms and playing video games until their fingers become numb. But children who play video games that have them moving around and up on their feet could actually help them lose weight, according ... Read more...

290. Health Beat: A Patient’s Perspective on Gestational Diabetes

 November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and, when it comes to preventing and managing the disease, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington offers a wealth of helpful resources. Whether you’re living with diabetes or want to reduce your diabetes risk, you’ll appreciate this story about one patient’s experience.  Good Shepherd Public Affairs and Marketing Manager Erin Abbey introduces us to ... Read more...

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