Riverside Health System

Our Mission

Across every life stage we provide coordinated patient care yielding extraordinary results. Your health is our number one priority and we’ve earned a national reputation for innovative care delivery. Our team of 330 medically distinguished physicians across nearly every specialty, is the reason we can provide integrated, top quality care. With seven hospitals, age related services unmatched in Virginia and continuing care, retirement , rehabilitation, health & wellness programs, and state-of-the-art diagnostic and care facilities in communities across Hampton Roads, we are a team of care champions providing the future of integrated, accountable healthcare. Today.

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    Binge-eating disorder is a condition in which a person eats unusually large amounts of food, often in secret, with little or no sense of self-control. People with this disorder do not enjoy their binges. Instead they are often consumed with feelings of frustration, anger, and hopelessness following...Read More
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    The most comprehensive evidence about the risks and benefits of taking hormones after menopause to prevent disease comes from the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Hormone Program, which was sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI), parts...Read More
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    Yes! If you are pregnant, you have special oral health needs.

    Before you become pregnant, it is best to have dental checkups every 6 months. You want to keep your mouth in good health before your pregnancy.

    If you are pregnant and have not had regular checkups:

    Have a complete oral exam early...Read More
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    Acute hepatitis C may not require treatment, because the infection may resolve on its own. Doctors may suggest waiting several months before beginning treatment.

    Chronic hepatitis C is treated with drugs that eliminate the virus. The combination of drugs used depends on the specific type of the he...Read More
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    Yes. If the mother is having her first outbreak near the time of delivery, she is much more likely to pass the virus to her baby. If the outbreak is not the first one, the baby's risk of getting the virus is very low. Babies born with herpes may be premature or may die, or they may have brain damage,...Read More
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    Genital herpes infection usually does not cause serious health problems in healthy adults. People whose immune systems don't work properly, such as people with HIV, can have severe outbreaks that are long-lasting. Sometimes, people with normal immune systems can get herpes infection in the eye. But...Read More
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    The decision to change your hair color may be a hard one. Some studies have linked hair dyes with a higher risk of certain cancers, while other studies have not found this link. Most hair dyes also don't have to go through safety testing that other cosmetic color additives do before hitting store...Read More
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    Most doctors will attempt to treat the pain from glossopharyngeal neuralgia first with drugs. Some individuals respond well to anticonvulsant drugs, such as carbamazepine and gabapentin. Surgical options, including nerve resection, tractotomy, or microvascular decompression, should be considered when...Read More
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    Secondary headache disorders are caused by an underlying illness or condition that affects the brain. These headaches are usually diagnosed based on other symptoms that occur concurrently and the characteristics of the headaches. Some of the more serious causes of secondary headache include brain...Read More
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    If you are sexually assaulted, it is not your fault. Don't be afraid to ask for help or support. Help is available. You can call these organizations:

    National Domestic Violence National Sexual Assault Hotline

    There are many organizations and hotlines in every state and territory. These crisis centers

    ...Read More
  • Riverside Health System

    If you are sexually assaulted, it is not your fault. Don't be afraid to ask for help or support. Help is available. You can call these organizations:

    National Domestic Violence National Sexual Assault Hotline

    There are many organizations and hotlines in every state and territory. These crisis centers

    ...Read More
  • Riverside Health System

    If you are sexually assaulted, it is not your fault. Don't be afraid to ask for help or support. Help is available. You can call these organizations:

    National Domestic Violence National Sexual Assault Hotline

    There are many organizations and hotlines in every state and territory. These crisis centers

    ...Read More
  • Riverside Health System

    If you are sexually assaulted, it is not your fault. Don't be afraid to ask for help or support. Help is available. You can call these organizations:

    National Domestic Violence National Sexual Assault Hotline

    There are many organizations and hotlines in every state and territory. These crisis centers

    ...Read More
  • Riverside Health System

    If you are sexually assaulted, it is not your fault. Don't be afraid to ask for help or support. Help is available. You can call these organizations:

    National Domestic Violence National Sexual Assault Hotline

    There are many organizations and hotlines in every state and territory. These crisis centers

    ...Read More
  • Riverside Health System

    If you are sexually assaulted, it is not your fault. Don't be afraid to ask for help or support. Help is available. You can call these organizations:

    National Domestic Violence National Sexual Assault Hotline

    There are many organizations and hotlines in every state and territory. These crisis centers

    ...Read More