signs of stroke

Save a Life. Know the Signs of Stroke! 

May is National Stroke Awareness Month. Please join The Elliot Stroke Program in spreading knowledge about stroke prevention, recognition, and treatment. You may save a life! Stroke Facts from the American Heart Association (AHA): •    Stroke is the number five cause of death and is a leading cause of disability in the United States. •  …

spring seasonal allergy

Be Ready for an “Intense and Prolonged” Allergy Season

Buckle up, seasonal allergy sufferers. AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Alan Reppert predicts this season will “be intense and prolonged.” For many in New Hampshire, that means an extended season of sneezing, itchy-watery eyes, and runny nose. Fortunately, Dr. Amit Kumar of Southern New Hampshire Asthma and Allergy has suggestions for surviving the season. What can we expect for the spring allergy season…

Elliot Hospital NICU

10 Things Your NICU Nurse Wants You to Know

By Grace Boddie, RN at the Elliot Hospital NICU As a nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Elliot Hospital, every day brings a multitude of emotions, challenges, and moments of profound connection. Through countless interactions with parents, I’ve come to understand the unique journey families embark upon when their little ones require…

impact of screen time

Screen Time: The Good, The Bad, The Collective Impact

By Amy Rose, APRN at Foundation Collaborative Care The way in which we interact with screens is ever-evolving. Whether this is through the world of social media, gaming, or streaming our favorite episodes on our platform of preference, there is no denying that our exposure to screens has grown exponentially over the last decade. Is…

Tips and Tricks to Resolve Hand Numbness and Tingling

By Mike Hamilton OTR/L, Nashua Rehab Clinic Hand numbness, tingling, and burning can be intimidating and unsettling. The symptoms often come and go seemingly without reason. However, making some simple changes to your positioning, posture, and habits may help eliminate your problem altogether. Why it happens The median nerve, one of the three major peripheral nerves…

SolutionHealth Announces Transition to Interim Chief Executive Officer, John Friberg, Esq.

SolutionHealth, the parent non-profit organization of Elliot Health System (Manchester, NH), Southern New Hampshire Health (Nashua, NH) and Home Health & Hospice Care (Merrimack, NH) is pleased to announce the appointment of John Friberg, Esq., as the Interim Chief Executive Officer for SolutionHealth. Friberg assumed the role following the retirement of former CEO Bradley Kreick…

Honoring Our Expert Cardiologists

Congratulations to two outstanding cardiologists who were recently selected by their peers for esteemed awards given by Elliot Health System to honor their expertise, leadership, clinical excellence, and commitment to the communities they serve.   Carl M. Fier, MD – Interventional Cardiology 2024 Steven A. Tzianabos, MD Award for Physician Excellence Recipient Dr. Fier’s journey at…