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Four things you need to know about breast cancer

Four things you need to know about breast cancer October’s awareness month highlights risks  “You have breast cancer,”— four words no woman wants to hear. But more than 246,000 are diagnosed with breast cancer each year. It’s the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of death among women in the U.S., according to the…
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Laughing through Labor

Laughing through Labor Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin offers new pain management option The pains of childbirth are no laughing matter, but a little laughter might be just what the patient orders. Moms delivering at Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin (SMCA) now have the option of using nitrous oxide, or laughing…
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Ascension Seton psychologist wins prestigious award

Ascension Seton psychologist wins prestigious award Lloyd Berg, PhD, receives accolade for outstanding contributions Lloyd Berg, PhD, ABPP, a board-certified clinical health psychologist at the Ascension Seton Mind Institute, has received the 2016 Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Health Psychology Award from the American Psychological Association’s Society for Health…
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Ascension Seton Ranked #1 Hospital in Austin – US News

Ascension Seton Ranked #1 Hospital in Austin – US News Deemed “high performing” in eight specialties when compared to other American hospitals for adults, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin (SMCA) earned the U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 ranking for the fifth straight year in communities stretching from Round Rock to San Marcos. This highly regarded list…
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Stroke Symptoms? Think FAST, Experts Say

Stroke Symptoms? Think FAST, Experts Say Ascension Seton experts urge Central Texans to learn how to recognize stroke symptoms If you’re with someone who may be having a stroke right now, do you know what symptoms to look for? Here’s a hint: you have to think FAST. “Nearly 2 million brain cells…
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’Donate Life’ Flags Hoisted at 4 Hospitals

’Donate Life’ Flags Hoisted at 4 Hospitals To mark National Donate Life Month in April, Ascension Seton and the Texas Organ Sharing Alliance are ceremoniously hoisting “Donate Life” flags in front of four hospitals: Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin, Ascension Seton Medical Center Williamson in Round Rock, Dell…
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Santa Visits Ascension Seton’s Tiniest Patients

Santa Visits Ascension Seton’s Tiniest Patients Santa Claus made a special visit to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin to pose for pictures with infants in the hospital. He came to bring holiday cheer to parents and their babies born too early, too small in size, or too sick to…
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Stroke Day: Leaving a Mark Via Spray Art

Stroke Day: Leaving a Mark Via Spray Art Ascension Seton and the American Heart Association hope a bold, 8’ x 8’ spray can art mural debuting on the front lawn of Ascension Seton Medical Center Austinwill foster public awareness about stroke, the fifth leading cause of death and No. 1 cause of disability in…
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