Healthy Lifestyle

The phrase "faint of heart" describes someone who's squeamish. But it may have new meaning after a recent study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology found that people who fainted were 74 percent more likely to be...

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Knowing common warning signs can save your life

Half of all heart attack victims wait more than two hours to seek help. Maybe we delay to save false-alarm embarrassment. Then again, maybe we delay because symptoms can be tricky to spot—...

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Good rest is good for you. Don’t deprive yourselfDo you pride yourself on being able to “get by” on just a few hours of sleep a night? In fact, it’s nothing to crow about. Lack of sleep can lead to health issues both large...

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About Health Bridge

Healthcare Simplified

Our world changes so quickly that keeping up on the latest local and national health news can be daunting. That is why Parrish Medical Center will do it for you. Whether it is education, breaking news or a message from your physician, count on HealthBridge to get it to you quickly.


• Personalized page based on health interests: health, weight control, diabetes, blood pressure and others
• Communication how you want it: mailbox, computer, phone or tablet
• One click access to an exclusive health education video library
• For patients of Parrish Medical Group physicians: email physician offices, request prescription refills, schedule an office appointment, view lab results
• RSVP online for events and classes
• Many more future benefits in development

Members receive:
• “Vim & Vigor” quarterly health magazine
• Daily updates with tips for better living, event reminders, checklists and other tools
• News alerts including as-needed reminders about events, appointments and breaking health news
• Shareable low fat, heart healthy recipes
• “Health Tip of the Day” to keep you motivated
• Comment on articles to join the conversation
• Business office tools for paying bills and requesting estimates


Join our HealthBridge program today and transform your health. HealthBridge is part of our vision of Healing Families — Healing Communities® and is an extension of our mission of providing healing experiences for everyone all the time®.