The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Registerhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/category.detail/nav/5284/Healthen-usSat, 29 Nov 2014 04:44:59 EDTSat, 29 Nov 2014 04:44:59 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLocal Hospitals Move to Higher Technologyhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/552195.htmlWHEELING - As technology continues to improve in health services, particularly in diagnostic and treatment equipment, local hospitals continue to add the new innovations at their facilities.Mon, 21 Feb 2011 00:00:00 EDTHospitals Modernize Health Carehttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/552194.htmlWHEELING - Two hospitals located in Wheeling are making great strides in modernizing health care for residents of the Upper Ohio Valley. The new $50 million Tower 5 addition at Wheeling Hospital is certainly a big part of that equation.Mon, 21 Feb 2011 00:00:00 EDTPertussis Case Increase Attributed to Need For Adult Booster Shotshttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/552193.htmlWHEELING - The need for adult booster shots and a decline in childhood vaccination rates are two reasons why some diseases appear to be making a comeback, said Dr. William Mercer.Mon, 21 Feb 2011 00:00:00 EDTVaccines Still Saving Liveshttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/552192.htmlWHEELING - Vaccines against disease save lives, and the public should continue to get shots for both themselves and their children, medical officials say.Mon, 21 Feb 2011 00:00:00 EDTBetter Hearing Can Improve Quality of Lifehttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/552191.htmlWHEELING - Getting the proper care for hearing loss can improve quality of life for the person suffering with the condition as well as their loved ones, according to clinical audiologist Linda Davison.Mon, 21 Feb 2011 00:00:00 EDT