Carroll Hospital Health Chat: National Healthcare Decisions Day

On this week’s Carroll Hospital Health Chat, registered nurses Jennifer Ballas and Joanna Van Eckenhorn discuss advance care planning and National Healthcare Decisions Day.

Two opportunities are available to receive help with completing an advance directive and talk one-on-one with a palliative care professional: Tuesday, April 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday, April 18 from 7 to 9:30 a.m. 



Listen to the Carroll Hospital Health Chat live every Tuesday morning at 8:30 a.m. on WTTR AM 1470/FM 102.3!

Medical Misconception: Length of Physical Activity

Each month, we set the facts straight on a health and wellness myth.

This month’s myth: Physical activity is only beneficial in long sessions

With hectic schedules as the norm nowadays, many individuals have trouble carving out a set time to exercise each week. But that doesn’t mean they can’t find time in their day to incorporate bits of meaningful activity that can benefit their overall health.

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