Cullman Regional to host National Wear Red Day Luncheon February 7th

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Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds. Fortunately, we can change that because 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action. Join us for our third annual National Wear Red Day Luncheon on February 7th at…

FREE Community Heart Screenings in February

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In recognition of National Heart Month, Cullman Regional is offering FREE Heart Screenings to the community on February 6th, 13th and 27th.  Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcome. According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease accounts for nearly 836,546 deaths in the US. That’s about 1 of every 3 deaths in the U.S….

Cullman Regional Receives CON Approval for Expansion Project

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The Health Care Authority of Cullman County/ Cullman Regional Board of Directors announced today that the Alabama State Health Planning & Development Agency has approved the Certificate of Need (CON) for the $30 million expansion project announced by Cullman Regional in June of 2019.  The expansion will increase the capacity of the Critical Care Unit…

Interested in learning more about gastric sleeve weight loss surgery?

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Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, also known as the gastric sleeve procedure, is a minimally invasive surgical option for severely obese patients, or obese patients who have obesity-related health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure or sleep apnea. This procedure is now available at Cullman Regional. Learn more as Surgeon K. Mac Cottingham, MD, provides general…

Holiday Healthy Eating Tips

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These easy tips and recipes will help you stay healthy and mindful as you celebrate the holidays with friends and family. You can eat well and be well this holiday season, with these tasty treats, party tricks and simple strategies. Enjoy in moderation. Is it even possible to eat healthy during the holidays? Yes! And…

Cullman Regional to Host Photos with Santa Event on December 7th

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Cullman Regional is excited to host a FREE Photos with Santa event at Cullman Regional in the Colonel Cullmann Room on Saturday, December 7th from 2pm – 4pm. Children will be able to visit with Santa and have their photo made. Refreshments will be provided including candy canes, cookies and hot chocolate. There is no…

Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Month

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In honor of Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Month, we would like to recognize our home care and hospice team at Cullman Regional. This team consists of nurses, home care aides, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, volunteer services, a social worker and a chaplain. Hospice care provides emotional support…

Cullman Regional to Host Diabetes Management Seminar on November 21st

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More than 30 million people in the United States have diabetes, and 1 in 4 of them doesn’t know they have it. Join Dr. Carlos Villar, MD, as he discusses types and causes of Diabetes Mellitus. He will also address diet modifications, treatment and medication options. The Diabetes Management Seminar will be held on Thursday,…