Did you know that every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. suffers from a stroke? According to the American Stoke Association, stroke is the leading cause of disability; but fortunately, stroke is also easy to prevent, treat, and beat.
Eric L. Smith, MD, the newest member of our orthopedic surgery team, specializes in hip and knee replacement surgery. We recently sat down with him to learn more about the benefits of hip replacement surgery.
Do you have upcoming travel plans outside the U.S.? Whether you are studying abroad, visiting family or friends in another country, or simply planning a fun getaway, BMC’s Travel Clinic can help with all of your travel healthcare needs.
With spring each year comes the blooming of flowers, longer days, the promise of school vacation and…the celebration of nurses everywhere!
It’s that time of year again! As spring starts to bloom, so does the celebration of nurses across the country. National Nurses Week is May 6-12, and here at BMC we are proud to recognize our more than 1,500 nurses who work tirelessly across our campus every day.
If you are a woman from Central or South America, the Caribbean, or Cape Verde -- all areas currently affected by the Zika virus epidemic -- you may worry that you have been exposed to the Zika virus.