Many people will begin today vowing to lose weight in this new year. And that can be a good thing, said Patricia Ward, a clinical dietitian with Doctors Hospital.
The Joint Commission released its Top Performer hospitals list and Trinity and Doctors were among the 1,099 out of 3,300 hospitals surveyed that reached 95 percent or above on key quality measures.
Augusta area rowers taking part in a study at Doctors Hospital, in conjunction with the Mayo Clinic, to look at the relationship between exercise, oxygen consumption, fitness and efficiency.
New technology creates a 3-D image of lungs to help guide doctors in biopsies.
Longtime smokers like her might find it easier in the future to get the lung CT screening after the U.S. Preventive Service Task Force issued a draft recommendation that it found "adequate ...
Independence Day celebrations were cut short for three people when they were admitted to Doctors Hospital with burns Thursday.
Afternoon thunderstorms are likely for the next week, and with highs in the 90s doctors say the heat and high humidity should be approached with caution because people might not be used to it.
In February 2008, Bill Walton's back pain reached the point of ruining his life. A career filled with operations took its toll and pulled him from the broadcast booth. "I no longer could move," he ...
Doctors Hospital generally had the highest charges among Augusta hospitals for common procedures, including the highest charge for a procedure in Georgia.
Doctors and University hospitals are dropping an appeal of the state's denial for permission to build a free-standing emergency department in Columbia County.
University and Doctors hospitals will appeal the state ruling denying them permission to build free-standing emergency departments, but a hearing is likely months away.
When it comes to allowing mothers to choose to deliver early, there is a wide variation among Augusta hospitals, a national health care consulting group reported Thursday.
Doctors Hospital will appeal the state's decision to deny permission to build a free-standing emergency room in Columbia County.
Doctors Hospital hopes donated placenta will aid in hard to heal wounds.
The average person will consume about 1,200 calories and more than 50 grams of fat just from snacking on Super Bowl Sunday, which doesn't count meals, say Augusta dietitians.
Doctors Hospital will likely appeal the state's decision to deny permission to build a free-standing emergency room in Columbia County.
Columbia County officials had been hoping at least one proposal would go through for the state's largest county without an ER and are disappointed with the result, said county commission Chairman ...
While flu is widespread in almost every state, it is down in Augusta from peaks in November and December, local physicians said.
Doctors Hospital is proposing a $9.8 million, 12-bed facility with a room to handle trauma on North Belair Road across from Marshall Square; University Hospital is putting forth a $9.67 million ...
Fireworks-related injuries sent four people to Doctors Hospital in Augusta on New Year's Day.