In our newsroom you will find press releases with information on new medical equipment, advances in our technology, additions to our medical staff, and the latest news and updates.


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  • Happy and Healthy Holidays 11/30/2019

    We’ve got some tips and tricks you can follow to help you keep your wellbeing in check this holiday season.

  • Diabetes Self Management Program 11/4/2019

    Participating in a diabetes self-management education and support program can help you manage and prevent complications, and help you take control of your diabetes.

  • Mammograms - What You Should Know 10/19/2019

    Do you know when you should have your first screening mammogram? Jill Saunders, MD, Radiologist and Asma Latif, MD, Medical Oncologist and Director of Breast Oncology at Sturdy Memorial Hospital provide insight to help you determine what’s best for your breast health.

  • Measles Outbreak 2019 8/28/2019

    Docs Calling the Shots on the Importance of Immunizations.

  • Summer Safety Tips 7/13/2019

    Emergencies can happen when you least expect it. We have some quick tips to help prevent injuries and illnesses while you’re enjoying fun in the sun.

  • Nearly A Third of Men Don’t Believe They Need to See a Doctor Regularly 6/24/2019

    When it comes to their health, men simply prefer not to talk about it. Regardless of gender, knowing your health status can result in improved health.

  • Colorectal Cancer- Myth versus Reality 3/31/2019

    Physicians at Attleboro Gastroenterology Associates dispel common myths about colon cancer and treatment options.

  • Sturdy Memorial Hospital Selects Cerner 2/28/2019

    Sturdy Memorial Hospital is set to upgrade its current electronic health record with a full suite of Cerner Millennium acute, ambulatory and revenue cycle solutions.

  • Resolve to Lower Your Risk of Heart Disease 2/1/2019

    Dr. Shakur discusses heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States, and the proactive steps you can take to reduce your risk.

  • Annual Meeting and Year-End Results Fiscal Year 2018 1/15/2019

    Sturdy Memorial Foundation, Inc., the not-for-profit parent organization of Sturdy Memorial Hospital and Sturdy Memorial Associates, held its annual meeting at the Hospital.

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