Alzheimer’s Research Now Targeting Early Detection and Treatment

Sep 04, 2014 at 01:56 pm by admin

Costs for care of Alzheimer’s patients estimated at $200 billion annually The lack of progress in treatment for Alzheimer’s disease has been very disappointing, especially s.... Read More

New Fowler Center for Cancer Care Raises the Bar for Cancer Treatment in Northeast Arkansas

Sep 04, 2014 at 01:53 pm by admin

All the cancer services are under one roof Located on a new 80-acre campus – part of a $400-million investment – the new NEA Baptist Fowler Family Center for Cancer Care i.... Read More

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Jameel Ahmad Brown Goes from Dance to Dermatopathology

Sep 04, 2014 at 01:49 pm by admin

Specialty involves diagnosis of more than 1,500 skin conditions LITTLE ROCK—Jameel Ahmad Brown, MD, has an unusual background for a physician. He grew up in Philadelphia, Pa.... Read More

HEALTHCARE LEADER: NEA Baptist CEO Oversees Opening of New Medical Campus

Sep 04, 2014 at 01:45 pm by admin

New hospital in Jonesboro adds 400 jobs to local economy JONESBORO—Two years into his job as CEO of NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital, Brad Parsons had the biggest challenge and.... Read More

Arkansas VA Healthcare Systems Improving Access for Veterans

Sep 04, 2014 at 01:40 pm by admin

Telemedicine being used to combat physician shortages Veterans Administration (VA) healthcare has been under fire after an audit in June found more than 120,000 veterans w.... Read More