Uncontrolled blood sugar can lead to birth defects, but women with diabetes can and do have healthy babies.
For National Family Caregivers Month, the hospital is offering caregivers a space to breathe, relax and take time for themselves in the Caregiver Center.
The Martha Jefferson Hospital Foundation hosts events throughout the year, but October events honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
The Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital Foundation holds a number of events each year to support women's health, including the upcoming In the Pink Tennis Tournament
Sentara Martha Jefferson has a number of pet volunteers who come through the hospital to brighten the days of patients and staff members alike.
Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital explains shin splints are an overuse injury in the tibia that causes pain in the shins.
Adjusting to life as a new parent can be difficult, but there are support groups and other resources available that can help make the process smoother.
The peer support groups are led by others who are going through similar experiences, and they are meant to help parents process the new experience of parenthood.
June is National Cancer Survivor Month, and Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital has a Cancer Survivorship Clinic to help patients thrive.
Frozen shoulder is a condition that causes pain and stiffness.
Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital will be hosting its first of four free mammography events this Saturday.
The volunteers at Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital are an integral part of the hospital’s day-to-day function.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and health experts say this is a reminder to get checked, whether it’s a screening test or a colonoscopy.
Before you exercise, it is important to get in a dynamic warmup, while after you've completed an activity, static stretching helps restore the muscles.
It's a way for parents to welcome their new baby by inscribing their name and birth date outside the Mother-Baby Unit at the hospital.
Health care professionals tend to put the health of their patients first and can neglect their own health and well-being.
Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital has partnered with Imerman Angels to implement a program that pairs cancer fighters with survivors.
Even though COVID-19 forced public schools to shut doors in the spring, leaders at Move2Health Equity came up with a solution to get kids active this summer.
Doctors and nurses in the Observation Unit were given the option to be reassigned when the unit was converted to treat COVID-19. They all chose to stay.
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