A Letter to the Community from Emerson's CEO
Emerson Hospital President and CEO Christine Schuster writes to our community about Emerson's ability to provide safe care for our patients at this stage of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Recovering from Surgery: Effective, opioid-free pain relief
In an effort to help relieve the opioid epidemic, Emerson Hospital is taking steps reduce the need for prescribed opioids. Learn about Exparel — a non-opioid-based pain reliever routinely used for procedures at Emerson.
Stomachaches: From Gas to Gallstones—When to See a GI Doctor
Gastroenterologist John Dowd, DO, discusses stomachaches, their cause and when to seek medical care.
New Dads and Mental Health — 8 Tips to Stay Healthy
Just as new mothers can experience depression after the birth of a child, so can fathers. Known as paternal postnatal depression, these negative effects can interrupt what should be a healthy time of bonding between a dad and his newborn baby.
Best Foods to Boost Your Memory
Learn what foods are best at boosting your memory and discover new recipes to incorporate these beneficial foods into your diet.
Set Up a Healthy Home Office
Learn tips on how to best arrange your home office to prevent nagging injuries that can result from bad posture and poor desk setup.
12 Tips to Support New Parents as Society Emerges from the Pandemic
Know someone with a newborn? Here are some guidelines that loved ones can follow to support and protect parents who welcomed a new baby during the pandemic.
How to Help Someone in Crisis
Do you know someone who may be wrestling with mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, or suicide? Here are some warning signs to look out for as well as ways to take action and show support.
Why Two Families Chose to Have Their Babies at Emerson
Read the stories of two different families and why they chose Emerson’s Clough Birthing center to deliver their children.
11 Water Safety Tips from Emerson’s Emergency Department
With a bounty of beaches, lakes, ponds and pools within a short driving distance, we have ample opportunity for water recreation this summer. Here are ways to stay safe and avoid water-related accidents.