Tackling Lung Cancer

Senior Advantage Winter 2017

Senior Advantage Magazine provides health information, safety tips and other information that can help enhance the health and well being of adults age 65 and older. The print version of Senior Advantage is mailed twice a year to members of The George Washington University Hospital's Senior Advantage program.

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In This Issue:
vaccines
Winter 2017

Have You Had Your Shingles Vaccine?

Shingles is a painful rash that can affect people who had the chickenpox at some point in their lives
Senior couple outdoors
Winter 2017

We’re Here For Your Heart

For emergency treatment of heart attacks, The George Washington University Hospital outperforms national benchmarks in delivering fast, advanced care.
Senior couple outdoors
Winter 2017

A Thoracic Team That Understands

Worrying about lung cancer can be scary, but a simple screening test and early detection could possibly save your life.