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Family Health: Autism Awareness Month

Family Health: Autism Awareness MonthDr. Jacquelyn Calbert of INOVA talks to us
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
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Did your hospital make the grade?

Did your hospital make the grade?The DC based Leapfrog Group published a hospital safety score based on recent statistics.
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  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
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Family Health: Relieve your back and joint pain

Family Health: Relieve your back and joint painDr. Corey Wallach, Medical Director of the Inova Spine Program talks to Andrea Roane about the aches and pain that comes as we embrace spring.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Get back into exercising without hurting your joints and back

Get back into exercising without hurting your joints and backMany of us are starting to get more active again after the long, cold winter. For some, getting active too quickly can bring on joint or back pain. Dr. Robert Najarian of Inova talks to Lesli Foster about easing into spring activity.
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Family Health: Rough allergy season ahead

Family Health: Rough allergy season aheadDr. Richard Rosenthal of Inova Fairfax Hospital talks to us about the upcoming allergy season and what you can do.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Rough allergy season ahead!

Rough allergy season ahead!Are you sniffling, coughing, dealing with watery eyes? It may be seasonal allergies. Speaking with us today is Dr. Saba Sharif from Inova Loudoun Hospital.
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  • 1 month ago
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Getting ready for a rough allergy season

Getting ready for a rough allergy seasonToday in Family Health we are talking about seasonal allergies in kids
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  • 1 month ago
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Getting stroke patients on the road to recovery

Getting stroke patients on the road to recoveryIn the past, clinical driving assessments were done with pen and paper. The simulator allows therapists to better analyze patients' real life driving skills.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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#Genomics: The Power to Predict

#Genomics: The Power to Predict#Genomics: The Power to Predict
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Tips for maintaining a healthy routine

Tips for maintaining a healthy routineMarch is National Nutrition Month and eating healthy can give us an energy boost, which is perfect going into spring. Joining us is Registered Dietitian Sara Negron from Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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The dangers of snow shoveling

The dangers of snow shovelingThis is a heavy, wet snow. Which means shoveling it will be hard and potentially dangerous. Dr. Miriam Fischer from Inova Fairfax Hospital's Emergency Department talks to WUSA9's Leslie Foster and Jan Jeffcoat.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Family Health: Fixing the beat of the heart

Family Health: Fixing the beat of the heartDoctors started using a new approach called an epicardial ablation.
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  • 2 months ago
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Talking about heart health

Talking about heart healthDr. Narian Rajan, of Inova Alexandria Hospital talks to WUSA9's Jan Jeffcoat about the latest in heart health.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Minimize your risk for cardiovascular disease

Minimize your risk for cardiovascular diseaseHeart disease is the number one killer of both men and women
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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New Cath lab reduces radiation exposure

New Cath lab reduces radiation exposurenew cardiac catheterization labs reduce the radiation dose by 75 percent. Dr. Bryan Raybuck of Inova Fairfax Hospital says this is important to the patients, doctors, and lab technicians.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Heart devices save trainer from rare disease

Heart devices save trainer from rare diseaseThe personal trainer dedicated his whole life to physical fitness. But one day, his body just gave out on him.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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INOVA opening new research facility in Fairfax County

INOVA opening new research facility in Fairfax CountyINOVA has picked the ExxonMobil campus as the site for its planned expansion in Fairfax.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Know the dangers of smoke inhalation

Know the dangers of smoke inhalationAs we see from Monday's footage at the L'Enfant Plaza metro, smoke inhalation should be treated swiftly to avoid casualties
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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Family Health: 5 heart healthy tips

Family Health: 5 heart healthy tipsToday is National Wear Red Day many of us are wearing red to support Women's Heart Health Month. Dr. Margie Akbari, a Cardiologist at Inova Medical Group, talked to us about ways to keep a healthy heart
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Family Health: Celebrating change in the New Year

Family Health: Celebrating change in the New YearAfter making a pledge to change her life 3 years ago, Mary lost 150 pounds. She gets to celebrate her triumphs at the beginning of each year.
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  • 4 months ago
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Measles cases still rising nationwide

Measles cases still rising nationwideMeasles cases are rising nationwide, according to officials.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Family Health: Get the facts about the measles

Family Health: Get the facts about the measlesSeven states are involved in a measles outbreak
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  • 3 months ago
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NIH clinical trial aims to stop aggressive tumors

NIH clinical trial aims to stop aggressive tumorsCancer immunotherapy has emerged as an exciting new approach to treating cancers. Experts are able to use therapies that help an individual's immune system.
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  • 3 months ago
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Bringing awareness to cancers "Below the Belt"

Bringing awareness to cancers "Below the Belt"February 4th is "World Cancer Day" and Regal Cinemas is hosting an exclusive screening of the award-winning documentary "No Evidence of Disease".
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  • 3 months ago
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Inova Experts discuss women's health

Inova Experts discuss women's healthExperts from Inova take your calls about women's health issues
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  • 3 months ago
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Removing herniated discs to relieve nerve pain

Removing herniated discs to relieve nerve painDirector of the Inova Spine Institute, Dr. Christopher Silveri says even though there are many causes to herniated discs, there are also advanced ways to remove them.
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  • 5 months ago
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Family Health: Facts about uterine fibroids

Family Health: Facts about uterine fibroidsDr. Keith Sterling of Inova Alexandria Hospital talks about a condition that affects over 200 million women worldwide.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago