“I learned I had diabetes in a routine company physical. Adrian Jarrell, the SMH dietitian and Regina Calvert, CNE, RN at SMH, helped me understand a new diet. I changed my habits. I have lost more than 80 pounds, and found a new lease on my life thanks to what I learned. I have diabetes, but it doesn’t have me.”
“I couldn’t understand words. I couldn’t move. I couldn’t think. I was having a stroke. The Shelby Memorial Hospital Emergency Department diagnosed me and treated me before transporting me. Immediately, the medication began to help. Today, I have no impairments from my stroke.”
“Pain hit my chest, and it was unbearable. I was having a heart attack. My first stop was the SMH Emergency Department. They saved my life. I can’t say enough good things about Shelby Memorial Hospital now."
“The diagnosis and treatment made in the Shelby Memorial Hospital Sleep Lab has made all of the difference in my energy. I couldn’t believe the change.”
“I survived breast cancer because Shelby Memorial Hospital found it early in a routine mammogram. That discovery saved my life.”
“During a colonoscopy at Shelby Memorial Hospital, Dr. Vasko found and removed polyps before they could become cancerous. It was easy. I was home before one in the afternoon, and it was nice to do this in town, so close to home.”