Ruby Morgan-Dermody was feeling tired but thought the symptoms were a result of old age. However, after a visit to her primary-care physician she was diagnosed with something more serious: aortic stenosis. Learn how Ruby got her life back through a minimally invasive valve-replacement surgery called TAVR: [ Link ]

Minimally Invasive TAVR Procedure Helped Ruby Feel Like Herself Again
As the number of childhood cancer survivors increases so, too, does the need to provide specialized care for them in adulthood. Siteman Cancer Center at Ba - Siteman Cancer Center

Siteman Cancer Center opens clinic for adult survivors of childhood cancer - Siteman Cancer Center
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
02/23/2017 at 17:23. Facebook
“We see less bleeding, fewer complications, less pain and discomfort, higher patient satisfaction, shorter hospital stays, and lower costs,” says Dr. Amit Amin.

Study reveals ways to improve outcomes, reduce costs for common heart procedure
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
02/22/2017 at 14:45. Facebook
You won’t want to miss chatting online with recruiters and hiring managers during this one-day event! The second annual BJC Virtual Career Fair is tomorrow from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Attend to learn about career opportunities and more. Register today: [ Link ]
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
02/22/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
The #1 killer of women is heart disease. Heart expert Alan Zajarias, MD, explains how symptoms and outcomes may be different for women than men. This #HeartMonth, learn your risk: [ Link ]

Reducing your risk of heart disease
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
02/20/2017 at 18:03. Facebook
Thank you to the St. Louis Blues and Louie - St. Louis Blues Mascot who recently presented a check to The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital. The funds will provide automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to organizations in our community.

Is your organization in need of an AED? Request one here: [ Link ]
February is Heart Month. And we’re celebrating it with the St. Louis Blues, who help us fund automated external defibrillators (AEDs) that can save lives in our community. If you work with an organization in need of an AED device, you can request one here: [ Link ]
Our Transplant Center helped Anne Allred’s living donor hero give her the gift of life. Watch KSDK NewsChannel 5 to learn how organ donation will forever impact her and why it’s so important. [ Link ]

Anne Allred gets a second chance at life
Physician-scientist focused on developing new diagnostic tests, treatments to fight malaria

Washington People: Audrey Odom John
It's #WearRedDay. Our Heart & Vascular team is in red to show support for women with heart disease. We want to see how you’re celebrating. Post your photo in the comments below and tell us why you’re dressed in red.
Our heart experts are live with Louie - St. Louis Blues Mascot showing how to use an AED. Ask your questions below and enter to win a limited edition St. Louis Blues t-shirt. Learn more about AEDs: [ Link ]
Join us live at 10 a.m. to learn with Louie - St. Louis Blues Mascot how to use an AED.
Join us at our Facebook page live on Wednesday at 10 a.m. and learn with Louie - St. Louis Blues Mascot how to use an AED. Ask a question and enter to win our 2017 St. Louis Blues t-shirt. Sign up for a reminder: [ Link ]
BJC Marketplace counselors can help you evaluate plans and choose the best fit for you and your family. Call us at 855-747-4994.

7 Tips for Choosing the Best Health Marketplace Plan
Every year, about 20 percent of people deal with mental illness

Local center helps adults living with mental illness
An AED can save a life. Join us at our Facebook page live at 10 a.m. on February 1 when our heart experts will show you (and Louie - St. Louis Blues Mascot) how to use an AED. Ask a question and enter to win our limited edition St. Louis Blues t-shirt.
For decades, scientists have tried to halt cancer by blocking nutrients from reaching tumor cells, in essence starving tumor cells of the fuel needed to gr - Siteman Cancer Center

Study unveils new way to starve tumors to death - Siteman Cancer Center
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BJC HealthCare Virtual Career Fair
Thank you to the many laboratory professionals, educators, and high school and college students from Missouri and Illinois who attended the BJC Lab Open House last night at one of our newest facilities, the Barnes-Jewish Hospital Department of Laboratories at the Institute for Health. Interested in a lab career? Visit: [ Link ] #bjcjobs