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Submitted by News Team on Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 12:07pm
Karen McNew Joins Carilion Clinic
Video: Karen McNew joins Carilion Clinic News Team. Earlier this week, Karen McNew, former news anchor in southwest Virginia, joined Carilion Clinic's News Team. Karen will be working with a team of writers, producers, and public relation specialists to better share Carilion's news with our...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, January 5, 2015 - 10:32am
Karen McNew Joins Carilion Clinic
Video: Karen McNew'sTop 10 List We are excited to kick off 2015 with a new member to the Carilion Clinic family. Former news anchor, Karen McNew, has joined Carilion Clinic's Marketing, Research, and Communications team as a senior communications consultant. Karen will focus on sharing...
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 11:47am
Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital celebrates the first baby born in 2015. Cecilia Salamanca and Javier Garcia-Carmareua, Pulaski, Va., welcomed baby Javier Junior Garcia-Salamanca at 4:21 a.m.  Baby Javier weighed in at 9 pounds, 9 ounces. Mother and baby are doing well!  Happy New Year! 
Submitted by News Team on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 4:14pm
Hospitals strongly recommend no visitors under the age of 18 ROANOKE, Va. (Dec. 31, 2014) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have now indicated that the flu has surpassed the “epidemic” threshold as of Dec. 20, the most recent date that data is available. Through its...
Submitted by News Team on Friday, December 26, 2014 - 11:42am
When the sun is shining and the weather is warm, the motivation to get outside and exercise comes much easier. But when the cold weather comes around, that motivation can take a nose dive. Whether you’re retired, a busy parent, a single professional or a child, there are many fun and creative ways...
Submitted by News Team on Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 10:43am
To reflect Carilion Clinic’s commitment to health and wellness, the organization has a new name for its fitness facilities and wellness/fitness programs: Carilion Wellness.Carilion Wellness encompasses the fitness clubs (formerly known as the Roanoke and Botetourt Athletic Clubs and RAC Xpress);...
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 5:18pm
Carilion's new physical therapy location in Blacksburg.
Carilion Clinic is excited to announce the opening of its newest physical therapy practice serving the citizens of Blacksburg. The new practice, which opened on Monday, Dec. 15, complements the seven existing practices in the New River Valley and far southwest Virginia. Carilion's new practice is...
Submitted by News Team on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 3:03pm
Snowman on top of Riverside Center garage
You know Frosty, Jack Frost and Olaf. Now meet our newest snowy celebrities: the Carilion snowmen, or snow women, if you prefer. It is really up to you because we need help from the community to name them. To help spread holiday spirit in the community, three snow creatures have made their homes on...
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 1:32pm
Home care services are an important part of the care continuum, providing treatments and procedures to patients of all ages in the convenience of their home. Having access to these services – such as dietary instruction, IV therapy, wound care, chronic disease management, and more – improves...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, November 17, 2014 - 10:57am
Chest pain, chest palpitations, shortness of breath, fatigue, weakness, lightheadedness – these symptoms can signify an array of health issues, causing confusion and concern. Heart valve disease is no exception. Some people will experience those common symptoms while others may not experience any...