Safety and Prevention

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Planning for Quarantine or Self-Isolation

If you learn today that you need to quarantine or self-isolate, could you? Preparation will help reduce your stress when the time comes.

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Strengthening Your Immune System

Don Caruso, MD, reports patients frequently ask what they can do to boost their immunity. The answer is a few of the things he's been recommending for decades.

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COVID-19 Information and Updates

Preparing for quarantine, scheduling a test, the new CDC guidelines, and questions about vaccines.

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Walk-In Care Clinic or ED: Where to Choose

Life can throw us some painful curveballs: sprains and broken bones, cuts and bruises, infections, fevers, and flu. For problems that can’t wait a few days for an appointment with a primary care provider, many turn to the Emergency Room (ER) for care.

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Get your flu shot

Get your flu shot for yourself, your family, and our community

Cheshire Medical Center’s flu clinics have been more eagerly anticipated this year than ever before.

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Mary Pierce, RN, Infection Preventionist and Aalok Khole, MD, director of Cheshire’s Department of Infectious Diseases.

Aalok Khole, MD, and Cheshire Medical Center Stand Committed to Your Health

Cheshire Medical Center's infectious disease specialist is ready to help patients during this pandemic.

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We Meet You at the Door: Staff Flex Into New Roles to Keep Patients, and Each Other, Safe

Cheshire Medical Center staff are adjusting to new demands brought on by COVID-19.

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Emergency Nursing: Always Committed to Our Community’s Care

Nurses at Cheshire Medical Center care for every member of the community.

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Foot Care Q & A with David Pinegar, DPM

Here are some tips on taking care of your feet.

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Heart Attack or Sudden Cardiac Arrest—How They Differ and What to Do

Learn about the differences between a heart attack and cardiac arrest.

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