Monthly Archives: March 2011

Knowledge is Power: The Know Your Health Program at LifeBridge Health

The following is an excerpt from MdMD for Life 2011, available now. For 50-year-old Patricia Smith*, nothing beats a bowl of Cocoa Krispies or a stack of Oreos, paired with a tall glass of whole milk. These days, however, you’re more likely to find her eating Cheerios with soy milk or munching on an apple…
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Walking: A Simple and Effective Way to Stay Healthy

by Jason Bosley-Smith, CSCS, Lead Lifestyle Coach, Live Well @ LifeBridge Research results could hardly be clearer: Taking a walk is one of the best ways to take charge of your health, so get out there and start your walking workout routine! A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association (February 11, 1998)…
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LifeBridge Health Heroes

Health Care Heroes Congratulations to The Daily Record’s 2011 Health Care Heroes. The LifeBridge Health winners are: Tamika Gladney, R.N., Northwest Hospital Rosa Griffith, volunteer, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital Gerami Seitzman, M.D., ophthalmologist, Krieger Eye Institute, Sinai Hospital Michael Zollicoffer, M.D., pediatrician, Sinai Hospital Seitzman, director of Cornea, External Disease and Uveitis at…
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The Body’s Preparation for Labor and Delivery

Editor's note: This is the latest installment from our mother-to-be who will be delivering at The BirthPlace at Sinai. I was aware that one of the signs that the body is preparing itself for labor was having the baby drop into one’s pelvis, but I didn’t expect mine to be such a dramatic experience. This…
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Choosing Healthy Drink Options

by Jason Bosley-Smith, CSCS, Live Well @ LifeBridge Did you know that a 20-ounce soda has about 17 teaspoons of sugar and over 200 calories? While many of us focus on food when we think of controlling calories, how often do we stop and think about our drinks? Empty calories and high doses of sugar…
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  • Through our #HealthyMD partnership with @wjztv this month we're talking about kids. Dr. Aziza Shad, chair of the Herman & Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai, offers these tips for choosing a pediatrician. #kids #health #pediatrician

    lifebridgehealth: "Through our #HealthyMD partnership with @wjztv this month we're talking about kids. Dr. Aziza Shad, chair of the Herman & Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai, offers these tips for choosing a pediatrician. #kids #health #pediatrician"
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  • Congratulations to the #LifeBridgeHealth PR/marketing team for receiving the "Award of Excellence" in Internal Communications from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), Maryland chapter. The team won for their 2017 campaign "Building a Better Workday." Also congratulations to the team at Carroll Hospital for winning two PRSA awards in collaboration with Devaney & Associates Advertising, Inc., The community publication, A Healthy Dose, won Best in Maryland in the print/magazine category. The “Annual Check-up” advertising campaign won the Award of Excellence in the public service category. #BIM18 #PublicRelations #PRSA

    lifebridgehealth: "Congratulations to the #LifeBridgeHealth PR/marketing team for receiving the "Award of Excellence" in Internal Communications from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), Maryland chapter. The team won for their 2017 campaign "Building a Better Workday." Also congratulations to the team at Carroll Hospital for winning two PRSA awards in collaboration with Devaney & Associates Advertising, Inc., The community publication, A Healthy Dose, won Best in Maryland in the print/magazine category. The “Annual Check-up” advertising campaign won the Award of Excellence in the public service category. #BIM18 #PublicRelations #PRSA"
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  • Happy New Year! Meet our first babies of 2019! At #SinaiHospital, Kavish Bhari arrived just after 1 pm on January 1. Kavish's arrival keeps it all in the #LifeBridgeHealth family as his mom works at #Levindale. @carroll_hospital’s first baby arrived this yesterday morning! Mariyah Victoria Parada made her debut at 9:27AM. Congratulations to all! #newyearsbaby #newyear

    lifebridgehealth: "Happy New Year! Meet our first babies of 2019! At #SinaiHospital, Kavish Bhari arrived just after 1 pm on January 1. Kavish's arrival keeps it all in the #LifeBridgeHealth family as his mom works at #Levindale. @carroll_hospital’s  first baby arrived this yesterday morning! Mariyah Victoria Parada made her debut at 9:27AM. Congratulations to all! #newyearsbaby #newyear"
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  • Happy New Year from #LifeBridgeHealth!

    lifebridgehealth: "Happy New Year from #LifeBridgeHealth!"
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  • Congratulations to this month's superstars, #SinaiHospital's Christine Sullivan, #NorthWestHospital's Kathy Phelps, #Levindale's Rialinda Cimafranca and @carroll_hospital’s Virginia Kinsella!

    lifebridgehealth: "Congratulations to this month's superstars, #SinaiHospital's Christine Sullivan, #NorthWestHospital's Kathy Phelps, #Levindale's Rialinda Cimafranca and @carroll_hospital’s Virginia Kinsella!"
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  • Merry Christmas from #LifeBridgeHealth!

    lifebridgehealth: "Merry Christmas from #LifeBridgeHealth!"
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  • #LifeBridgeHealth leaders are looking to inspire the next generation. Here are some photos of President & CEO Neil Meltzer during his graduation speech at the University of Maryland School of Public Health. @umdpublichealth

    lifebridgehealth: "#LifeBridgeHealth leaders are looking to inspire the next generation. Here are some photos of President & CEO Neil Meltzer during his graduation speech at the University of Maryland School of Public Health. @umdpublichealth"
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  • Randallstown High School AHP (Academy of Health Professions) students and Northwest Hospital medical Students participated in the #NorthwestHospital Holiday Adopt-A-Family program. The AHP students received community service hours for volunteering and giving back to the community. #community #teamwork #happyholidays #holidays @randallstownhsahp

    lifebridgehealth: "Randallstown High School AHP (Academy of Health Professions) students and Northwest Hospital medical Students participated in the #NorthwestHospital Holiday Adopt-A-Family program. The AHP students received community service hours for volunteering and giving back to the community.  #community #teamwork #happyholidays #holidays @randallstownhsahp"
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  • The #RubinInstitute's holiday party at #SinaiHospital is like none other. Current and former patients, their families, Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, Baltimore City firefighters and Santa got together for the 37th annual event. There were face painters, caricature artists, food, fun and gifts. The party also celebrates the life-changing care at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics. #happyholidays #holidayparty #orthopedics

    lifebridgehealth: "The #RubinInstitute's holiday party at #SinaiHospital is like none other. Current and former patients, their families, Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, Baltimore City firefighters and Santa got together for the 37th annual event. There were face painters, caricature artists, food, fun and gifts. The party also celebrates the life-changing care at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics. #happyholidays #holidayparty #orthopedics"
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  • The team members at #NorthwestHospital had so much fun at their annual holiday party this year. They enjoyed delicious food, great company and awesome music! Check out these pictures from the celebration. #HolidayParty #HappyHolidays #LifeBridgeHealth

    lifebridgehealth: "The team members at #NorthwestHospital had so much fun at their annual holiday party this year. They enjoyed delicious food, great company and awesome music! Check out these pictures from the celebration. #HolidayParty #HappyHolidays #LifeBridgeHealth"
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