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Healthy Conversations: Childhood Depression—What it is & what it isn’t

Depression can be an intimidating diagnosis, especially when the person struggling with the medical condition is young. For the child’s family, it’s also a daunting diagnosis. “When someone in the family is depressed, it affects the entire family,” says Susan Cosgrove, PMHNP-BC, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at Dignity Health, Yavapai Regional […]

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Seven Ways to Love your Brain

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, the perfect time to learn how you can maintain your brain – also called cognitive function – throughout your life. It turns out your brain, like every part of your body, responds to healthy behaviors, according to Sam Downing, MD, Director of Geriatrics […]

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Commitment, Leadership, Humor and Humility Exemplify YRMC’s 2022 Florence Nightingale Nurse of the Year

Dignity Health, Yavapai Regional Medical Center Nursing Staff at the Prescott City Council Chambers, left to right: Olivia Marsh, Nurse Manager, PAT/PreOP/PACU; Tracey McCollum, Chief Nursing Officer; Amy Kingsley, PACU RN, Relief Nursing Supervisor; Lauren Weedon, Senior Director of Nursing Services. Each year, on Florence Nightingale’s birthday, we reflect on […]

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