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30 More Fun Facts About The Eyes

Blog by Ivan J. Srut, O.D. Chief of Optometry for St. Hope Foundation First of all I would like to welcome the newest member of our Vision family, Dr. Sabrina Charrier! As a department we are proud to be able to provide more available doctor days in order for our clients to be able to […]

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Updated Hours Of Operation – New Friday Hours

Effective March 9th, 2020, St. Hope Foundation Friday clinic hours at all Health Center locations will be 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. If you have any questions, feel free to contact your Health Center for more information. Thank you for your understanding in advance!

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Glaucoma

Glaucoma: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment Options

Humans tend to take a lot of things for granted. Someone who’s used to seeing rarely stops to think about how wonderful it is to enjoy having good vision. But, when something starts affecting eyesight, it all becomes worrisome — understandably so. Such is the case with glaucoma. A condition that often goes undetected until […]

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Sweet Treats To Keep You On Track

Sweet treats to keep you on track Sugar cravings are extremely common and can sometimes get in the way of our health goals. Reaching for something fruity may be helpful to take the edge off during these strong cravings! Whole fruit is naturally sweet and full of nutrients. By eating more fruit, you will increase […]

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Cervical Cancer

Cervical Cancer: Causes, Prevention, & Treatment

Cancer — the word alone has the power to make people feel overwhelmed, scared, and helpless. The diagnosis comes with uncomfortable long treatments, pain, and the constant worry about what’s going to happen next. Will you be able to beat it? Is there anything you can do to improve the odds? Is there anything anyone […]

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Top 5 Wellness Apps for 2020

Written by: Melissa Hawthorne, MS, RD, LD, CDE and Allie Bourgeois (Dietetic Intern)   Here are our top 5 wellness apps to keep you on track with all of your goals this New Year:   HabitMinder: HabitMinder is an app that allows you to turn your to-do list into good habits.  This is one way […]

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How to Talk to Someone About Your Mental Health Issues

How to Talk to Someone About Your Mental Health Issues

Talking about mental health issues is often considered taboo — which usually results in the person feeling isolated. But, the reality is that nearly one in five adults in the United States has a mental illness. Speaking about these conditions is essential to establish healthy relationships, as well as to obtain proper treatment. Since bringing up the […]

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