The American Cancer Society recently updated its recommendations for the early detection of breast cancer. Learn what this means for you. When cancer is diagnosed at an early stage, you have more options for treatment and a better chance of … Continue reading
As a woman, you spend lots of time looking out for the needs of your family and friends. But how often do you take time for you and look out for your own needs—including your health?
At St. Vincent, we think that you deserve some “me” time, especially when it comes to your well-being. Time to laugh. Time to de-stress. Time to do whatever it is you enjoy doing. And when it comes to taking time to care for your health, we’re devoted to delivering the kinds of health services that will help you live the life you deserve.
Whether you’re looking for answers about maternity options, breast health, pelvic or heart care, or even emotional health, you’ll find people and programs devoted to your needs at St. Vincent. The place where women’s health matters.
How will you #taketime4u today? Check out some of the articles below for inspiration, or sign up for our e-newsletter for bimonthly inspiration sent directly to your inbox!
You don’t have to let your pregnancy hunger pangs take control. Intense cravings for very strange foods—think pickles and peanut butter, or tuna fish with fudge chunk ice cream—are completely normal during pregnancy. Pregnancy hormones also cause cravings for normal … Continue reading
#taketime4u by ensuring that you and the people you love are protected against human papillomavirus (HPV). Did you know that only 40 percent of girls and 22 percent of boys between 13 and 17 years of age have been vaccinated … Continue reading
Vitamin C Facial with a Daily Antioxidant Face Protectant and Bioglycolic cleanser to take home! $125 This is a powerful antioxidant facial designed to improve elasticity and firmness, while battling free radicals and the signs of aging! ($200 value) Purchase Laser … Continue reading
Many women get massages to relieve pregnancy-related aches and pains. But are prenatal massages really a safe way to #taketime4u? Misinformation about prenatal massage makes it difficult for women to accurately weigh the benefits of massage with potential risks. Consider … Continue reading
The NICU Family Support (NFS) Program at St. Vincent Women’s Hospital was the beneficiary of a local Barnes & Noble’s Book Drive. Through patron donations, the eight-week long book drive collected over 900 new board books, valued at $6,400. The board books … Continue reading
Not everybody has time for a spa day or an hour-long massage, but it’s still important to #taketime4u. Whether it’s a time-consuming project at work, shuttling the kids to ball practice, caring for mom and dad, or some combination of … Continue reading
Keeping women’s hearts healthy is an ongoing effort, and the Women’s Cardiac Risk Clinic at St.Vincent Carmel Women’s Center is here to help.Are the oils you’re cooking with the healthiest options? Learn the truth about fats and #taketime4u to get heart-healthy. There’s … Continue reading
From the first days of your child’s life, immunizations are there to protect against diseases that used to claim the lives of thousands of children each year. Immunizations have come a long way since the first vaccine was given in … Continue reading
When an emergency situation occurs, make sure you have the information you need to help. In an emergency, seconds matter. Knowing what to do with those seconds could help you save someone’s life. In any situation serious enough to require … Continue reading