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A casually dressed young man touches his lower back and hip to show where he feels pain

How to Put Pain Into Words

Describing pain involves more than rating it on a numerical scale. To treat patients’ pain as effectively as possible, providers […]

Making Empowered Medical Decisions | Inspiring Health | © Sacred Heart Hospital

How to Be an Empowered Patient

Remember, you are your health care provider’s partner when making medical decisions that affect you.  When you are ill or […]

Decoding Medical Bills | Inspiring Health | © Sacred Heart Hospital

Decoding Medical Bills

Knowing how to manage your medical bills—with or without the aid of insurance—can make life simpler when you need care. […]