Health News Magazine Winter 2018
Health News from George Washington University Hospital is a publication designed to bring you the latest news as well as health and wellness information you can use throughout the year.
In This Issue:
Overcoming the Odds Together
When a rare and mysterious illness suddenly had Jonathan Koch critically ill, the advanced team at GW Hospital unraveled the complex case and helped him achieve a remarkable recovery.
Delivering a More Personal Childbirth Experience
Recovering from her C-sections was difficult and painful for Leslie Yeransian. The third time would be different, she decided.
Staying on the Go with His New Heart Valve
James Bershon, 72, had quadruple bypass surgery years ago and had been doing well. But he then began to experience the symptoms of aortic stenosis.
Finding a Better Way
Minimizing opioid medication while maximizing post-surgical pain relief.