Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 23, 2018

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women ... but what exactly is lung cancer?

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 23, 2018

Colorectal cancer is the third-most commonly diagnosed cancer in men and women in the U.S. each year.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 21, 2018

There is so much information about breast cancer online, it can be hard to separate fact from fiction. We’ve called out some common myths here

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 21, 2018

Be sure to consult your physician on the best screening schedule for you.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 21, 2018

Very high risk – those with more than one first-degree relative who had prostate cancer before age 65.

"If we can detect the polyps before they become abnormal, we can help to prevent the cancer altogether."

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 20, 2018

A screening mammogram is used to look for signs of breast cancer in women who don't have any symptoms, taking images from two different angles...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 20, 2018

Treatment is withheld until symptoms appear.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 19, 2018

A growth in your breast can be benign or malignant. Learn about the cancer stages and how to cope with cancer.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 18, 2018

Having high cholesterol can lead to serious health complications, including heart attack and stroke. Learn what cholesterol is, its causes, risk...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 15, 2018

Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers diagnosed each year in the United States. Learn more about colon/rectal cancer and what you...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 15, 2018

Learn what to expect during a mammogram, including how to prepare, what is considered high risk and the difference between common breast screen...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 15, 2018

A growth in your breast can be benign or malignant. Learn about the cancer stages and how to cope with cancer.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 14, 2018

Colorectal cancer screening is important to ensure your body stays healthy and also to detect any concerning developments in your body.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 14, 2018

The earlier lung cancer is identified and treated, the better the odds of survival. Find out how to recognize the signs and symptoms of lung ...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 14, 2018

Lung cancer screenings are good ideas for individuals who may be at a high risk for developing lung cancer

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 13, 2018

Prostate cancers rates are spiking in recent years. Here’s the breakdown on the numbers and what they may mean for you.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 10, 2018

Lower your risk for developing lung cancer by not smoking, or quitting smoking if you already do; by avoiding exposure to secondhand smoke; and...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
August 07, 2018

Lower your blood pressure and reduce your risk of heart disease with these healthy foods.

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The risk factors may be the same, but understanding the differences between a stroke, heart attack and cardiac arrest could mean the difference...

The project will begin Wednesday, July 18 at 5:30 p.m., and has no direct relation to the recent outage.

Johnston-Willis Hospital
July 05, 2018

When it comes to your heart health, what you do and what you don't do can truly make a difference. Try this step-by-step plan for a healthy heart...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
June 06, 2018

Research suggests we get up to 75 percent of our daily sodium intake from processed foods and restaurant meals. In fact, packaged and processed...

Johnston-Willis Hospital
June 05, 2018

This change in guidelines will allow emergency medical services (EMS) to treat almost every patient that has stroke symptoms as a candidate for...

The Safety Grade assigns an A, B, C, D or F grade to hospitals across the country based on their performance in preventing medical errors, infections...

The system will make cranial SRS available to more patients and is expected to improve the efficacy of intracranial SRS with fewer side effects...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) companies across the nation have recognized more than 1,000 hospitals as Blue Distinction Centers for Maternity...

Staff members from administration, clinical care and other hospital departments were nominated to wear a tutu for a designated amount of time...

The neurothrombectomy can be performed on patients who wake up with a stroke, as well in patients with a stroke that may have occurred in the...

The chief medical officer provides leadership, direction and planning for a wide variety of medical and related activities for the hospital.

Specially-trained therapists will assist individuals living with speech and movement impairments based on an approach known as Lee Silverman ...

The Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Virginia’s Johnston-Willis and Henrico Doctors’ Hospitals will participate in a new study, called STRIVE...