Tag: stroke awareness

Chris DeWald: Ketones

Column by Chris DeWald Submit guest columns: freepress2@ntelos.net   I had the wonderful experience of being the research rat for ketones last night. This reminds me of the Keystone Cops with the Keystone Cops being your blood glucose meter. According to http://diabetes.webmd.com/ketones-14241, ketone test checks for ketone in your blood or urine. Ketones are substances […]


Chris DeWald: Medications and you

Column by Chris DeWald Submit guest columns: freepress2@ntelos.net   Welcome to springtime. Hello, Mr. and Mrs. Pollen. Cousins tree pollen and grass pollen are here whether we want it or not. What does this have to do with me and my current medications? Well, here we go, ladies and gents. I shall list my medications […]


RMH recognized for achievement in stroke care

Edited by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net   RMH has been awarded the American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Bronze Performance Achievement Award for its commitment to providing high-quality care for stroke patients.


Chris DeWald | Hospital visit tips

I was thinking of Gene Autry while typing this important article. Remember “Back in the Saddle Again”? I have changed it to” Back in the ER again, out where a doctors your friend……Where the large ol’ needles wield and the nurses all have zeal, I am back in the ER again”….