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Washington Hospital Healthcare System

Opened in 1958 and located in Fremont, CA, Washington Hospital Healthcare System has grown to include a 341-bed, acute-care hospital; the Taylor McAdam BellNeuroscience Institute; The Gamma Knife® Center; Washington Radiation Oncology Center; Washington Outpatient Surgery Center; Washington Outpatient Rehabilitation Center; Washington Institute for Joint Restoration and Research; Washington Township Medical Foundation; and Washington West, a complex which houses Washington Women’s Center, Outpatient Imaging Center, Sandy Amos R.N. Infusion Center, Washington Urgent Care and additional outpatient hospital services and administrative facilities…

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Should food labels list the amount of exercise needed to burn off calories?

Infographic | May 2, 2016

It’s an out of the box concept that has healthy eating experts buzzing. Earlier this year, The Royal Society for Public Health in the UK released a policy paper proposing that food labels list hours of exercise needed to burn off calories in particular food.

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How to store breast milk

Infographic | February 25, 2015

Breastfeeding or nursing is the feeding of babies and young children with milk from a woman's breast.[1] Health professionals recommend that breastfeeding begin within the first hour of a baby's life and continued as often and as much as the baby wants.

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What Goes Into A Dental Lab?

Infographic | December 21, 2018

Dental laboratories are filled with appliances, tools and equipment. These products help create basic dentistry products such as crown and fillings to more advanced appliances like bridges. This infographic by LOC Scientific gives great information about what goes into a dental lab but also excellent safety tips.

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TRAVEL RISK 2016

Infographic | October 1, 2015

A travel warning, travel alert, or travel advisory is an official warning statement issued by a government agency to provide information about the relative safety of travelling to or visiting one or more specific foreign countries or destinations.

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Should you exercise when sick?

Infographic | March 1, 2018

You just hit a nice rhythm with your newly ramped-up training routine. And now… you’re sick. Because the universe hates you. We’ve all been there. Guess what? Fitting in some exercise when sick isn’t always a bad idea. In fact, if you play it right, moving your body can actually promote immunity and help you fight the bug. Print out this visual guide full of specifics for making exercise work for you before, during, and after an illness.

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V-Loc™ Wound Closure Device

Infographic | December 26, 2013

Why should you use the Covidien V-Loc™ 1 device? PROVEN TO PROVIDE GREATER STRENGTH. DAY 0. Mean maximum pull force to failure of both test articles and respective endpoints. STATISTICALLY SIGNIFICANT. 30% STRONGER at 3 days.

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Spotlight

Washington Hospital Healthcare System

Opened in 1958 and located in Fremont, CA, Washington Hospital Healthcare System has grown to include a 341-bed, acute-care hospital; the Taylor McAdam BellNeuroscience Institute; The Gamma Knife® Center; Washington Radiation Oncology Center; Washington Outpatient Surgery Center; Washington Outpatient Rehabilitation Center; Washington Institute for Joint Restoration and Research; Washington Township Medical Foundation; and Washington West, a complex which houses Washington Women’s Center, Outpatient Imaging Center, Sandy Amos R.N. Infusion Center, Washington Urgent Care and additional outpatient hospital services and administrative facilities…

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