At 85-years-old, Alda Gamm thought she had overcome all of life’s challenges.
Devoted husband, father of two boys and successful businessman Ray Arocho of Lake Forest was 51 years of age when he committed to making dramatic lifestyle changes. With the help of a gastric LAP-BAND, Ray has shed 115 pounds and transformed his weight, health and outlook on life.
Long QT syndrome is a heart rhythm disorder that may cause fast, erratic heartbeats. These irregular heartbeats may trigger a fainting spell or seizure, or in some cases, even sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Jenny, Chris and Barb Bobier all carry the Long QT gene and share how the S-ICD System has helped their family stay protected from SCA.
An alternative to open heart surgery for Gene Pritchard.
15 to 20 percent of women feel depressed or anxious while pregnant or after giving birth. A team of therapists at the MemorialCare Center for Mental Health & Wellness are trained to treat women who are suffering from conditions like postpartum depression.