Vail Health Magazine 2013 - page 3

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No Heart Stoppers
Allowed
Cardiac-arrest survivor Lynn Blake
and cardiologist Larry Gaul share
a goal: to make Vail the safest
place in the world to experience
a heart attack
By John LaConte
On the Ice
Three extensive studies at Steadman
Philippon Research Institute result in
fewer hockey injuries
By Jim Brown
Nourishing Medicine
VVMC nutritionist and oncology
dietitian Melaine Hendershott shares
what to make for specific health-care
situations, and recipes for a couple of
her favorite snacks
By Wren Wertin
mountains of experience
Doctors from Vail-Summit
Orthopaedics help people
with injuries recover their lives
and activities
By Karen Mason
Primitive to
State-of-the-Art
Vail’s first doctor, Tom Steinberg, talks
about the good old days, and Dr.
Jamie Gray speaks to VVMC’s new
(and improved) standards
By Lauren Glendenning
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What’s inside
The Ins and Outs
of Prostate Cancer
Local prostate cancer expert
Michael Glodé discusses when
to test and treat the cancer
By Shauna Farnell
What’s cooking?
A local chef shares one of her
signature dishes, elk tenderloin
with tabouli and fennel salad
By Wren Wertin
A True Calling
VVMC’s nursing staff offers
dedication and personalized
attention to patients
By Kim Nicoletti
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