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Heading off danger: Concussions and teens, WUSA 9, July 17, 2014

Inova’s N. Yasmine Homeyer, MD, spoke with WUSA 9 about the dangers of concussion in young adults. Read more

Dr. James Zabora, ScD, MSW, appointed Fellow and President-Elect by the American Psychosocial Oncology Society

Falls Church, VA – July 14, 2014 – Dr. James Zabora, Director of Research and Professional Development at Inova Life with Cancer, has been appointed Fellow and President-Elect by the American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS). The Fellowship recognizes members who have made significant contributions to the field of psychosocial oncology through proven leadership as well as […]

Inova’s Dr. Thomas Wise Spoke with the Today Show about Use of Botox to Fight Depression

Dr. Thomas Wise, Psychiatry Chairman at Inova, spoke to The Today Show about a new use for botox to fight depression that is not yet FDA approved. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Inova Loudoun Hospital Pediatric and Adult Rehabilitation Center’s Open House

Friday, July 18 from 2 – 4 p.m. Leesburg, VA – July 7, 2014 – Inova Loudoun Hospital is hosting an Open House of the new Adult Rehabilitation Center on Friday, July 18 from 2 – 4 p.m. at Inova Loudoun Hospital, 44035 Riverside Parkway, Suite 500 in Leesburg. There will be tours of the facility […]

Good, Clean Fun: Helping kids stay injury-free this summer

Good, Clean Fun Helping kids stay injury-free this summer While being active in the summer is great for young people, it also offers opportunities for them to get hurt, says Jill McCabe, MD, Medical Director of the Children’s Emergency Department at Inova Loudoun Hospital. “Although we see injuries year-round, there is definitely an increased number […]

A woman’s individual childbirth choices realized

Her Way Realizing a woman’s individual childbirth choices Every mom-to-be has unique childbirth preferences. For women who envision having a natural childbirth, The Natural Birth Center, which is opening this fall at Inova Loudoun Hospital, offers a nurturing, homelike environment with a staff to support them every step of the way. “Natural childbirth is about […]

Master Planning a Larger Loudoun

Master Plan Progress continues at Inova Loudoun Hospital –  Lansdowne Campus Observation Unit NOW OPEN The new Observation Unit officially  opened on Monday, March 10, 2014. The 14-bed unit occupies 4,600 square feet of space and was a $2.6  million investment by Inova. This unit was added to better serve our patients. There are circumstances where additional time […]

Don’t fall for anything: Inova Introduces new fall prevention technology

Stop Slipping Inova Loudoun Hospital incorporates new fall prevention technology Inova Loudoun Hospital recently  introduced groundbreaking slip  simulator technology. Virginia Tech  first developed the Slip Simulator to help UPS drivers deal with slipping. Inova Loudoun Hospital is the first rehabilitation center in the country to offer this technology to patients. “It trains your body how […]

Right back on his feet, the story of Richard Humphreys

Speedy Recovery Fitness enthusiast returns to form after robotic surgery For avid skier Richard Humphreys,  surgery was not going to prevent him from hitting the slopes last winter. Having skied much of his life, Humphreys loves the exhilaration of gliding at top speed  down a snowy summit. So last October, when he was diagnosed with […]

Inova’s Dr. Martha Calihan Shares Natural Remedies for Mosquito Bite Relief with WUSA 9

Mosquitoes are out in force, Dr. Martha Calihan, Integrative Family Medicine Center, Inova Loudoun Hospital shares a few natural remedies, including, basil, cucumber slices and tea tree oil with WUSA 9.

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