Tag Archives: Colorado

Surviving Well: Josette, Pancreatic Cancer

Josette Sullivan describes herself as being very blessed, with a life full of great family and friends. “I don’t have any children of my own, but I am the favorite aunt to my nieces and nephews that I am very … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer Care, Doctors at Rose, Patient Stories, Surviving Well | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rose is the First in Colorado to Implement Germ-Zapping Robot

As hospitals across the nation look for new and innovative ways to battle deadly pathogens and kill multi-drug resistant organisms that put patients at risk, Rose has become the first hospital in Colorado to install a germ-zapping robot that eliminates hard-to-kill bugs … Continue reading

Posted in Health and Wellness, What's Happening at Rose | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

8 Ways To Help Prevent Birth Defects

When you are pregnant, there is a lot to think about and do to get ready for the arrival of your new baby. Some of them are exciting and you look forward to, like decorating a nursery or choosing a … Continue reading

Posted in Doctors at Rose, Maternity and Labor, Women's Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Part 2: My Gastric Bypass Journey

Click here to read Part 1 of Marie’s story, and how she chose gastric bypass surgery After making the decision that I wanted to pursue gastric bypass surgery, I started jumping through all kinds of hoops to get ready, which is … Continue reading

Posted in Bariatrics and Weight Loss, Patient Stories | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

My Gastric Bypass Journey

By Marie Silverstein  My name is Marie.  I am 49 years old, 5’5”, and I have been overweight my entire life, or at least it feels that way.   When I got pregnant 24 years ago, I lost whatever hold … Continue reading

Posted in Bariatrics and Weight Loss, Patient Stories | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments