Healthcare Decisions Day is a Time to Ma...
“It always seems too early, until it’s too late.” That’s the theme for National Healthcare Decisions Day 2016. It’s why April 16 was chosen to shine a light on a topic that few people want to talk about, let alone think about. The prospect that you may one day be unable to make or communicate... 
March 30 is National Doctors’ Day...
First celebrated in 1933 as a day set aside to honor physicians, and later officially recognized by U.S. Congress and President George H. Bush as a national day of appreciation for medical professionals across the country, National Doctors’ Day is celebrated annually on March 30. UM Charles Regional... 
Raising Awareness About the Cancer No On...
It’s fitting that March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month because this is one of the cancers that rarely comes up in conversation. So we’ll take every opportunity we can get to raise awareness. In fact, we’re hosting a lecture on Thursday, March 10, with oncologist Reshma Khetpal, MD. It’s... 
Learn to Live Well with Chronic Conditio...
If you’re living with a debilitating medical condition or a chronic illness that impacts your quality of life, we want to help you regain control of your condition and take steps towards a better, healthier life. Whether you have diabetes, arthritis, lung disease, heart problems, high blood pressure,... 
Easy Ways to Fight the Flu This Year...
Before the flu gets you, learn to fight back. There are plenty of things you can do to keep yourself and your loved ones healthy now that flu season is upon us. It all starts with getting vaccinated. The Charles County Department of Health has flu shots and nasal mist vaccinations available to residents... 
REMINDER – Plan Your Route to UM C...
Beginning Monday, July 21, through Friday, July 25, 2014, CSX Transportation will repair the railroad crossing on MD-6 (Charles Street). This work will require the temporary closure of the road in La Plata for up to five days. No vehicles will be able to cross the tracks during this time. Motorists will... 
Plan Your Alternate Route to UM CRMC Dur...
Beginning Monday, July 21, through Friday, July 25, 2014, CSX Transportation will repair the railroad crossing on MD-6 (Charles Street). This work will require the temporary closure of the road in La Plata for up to five days. No vehicles will be able to cross the tracks during this time. Motorists will... 
Paint the Park Pink and Help Fight Breas...
Each year, UM Charles Regional Medical Center looks forward to sponsoring the Paint the Park Pink annual fundraiser and “hitting a homerun for the fight against breast cancer!” This year’s event will be held the evening of Saturday, July 12th, beginning at 6:35 PM at Regency Furniture Stadium.... 
National Aphasia Month and Summer Suppor...
One million Americans suffer from this disorder and 200,000+ more acquire it each year, yet many people have never heard of it. According to the National Aphasia Association, aphasia is defined as, “an acquired communication disorder that impairs a person’s ability to process language but does not affect... 
Win a $100 Gift Card with Our Healthy Se...
Swimsuit season is upon us and many of us are working out, eating right, and getting our “healthy” on. We’re also snapping pics of ourselves at the gym, post yoga class, sipping a smoothie, going for a bike ride, chowing down on a protein-filled salad, and living a healthy, active life. After all... 

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