Henrico Doctors’ Hospital offers new treatment for carotid artery disease

HCA Virginia’s Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is offering a new procedure to treat carotid artery disease and prevent future strokes through Trans Carotid Artery Revascularization, a minimally invasive approach for high surgical risk patients who need carotid artery treatment. Henrico Doctors’ was the first in the Richmond area to perform the TCAR, which involves accessing the carotid artery through a small […]

Restaurant Watch

Following are routine and complaint inspection reports for Henrico County food establishments inspected recently by the Henrico Health Department, according to Virginia Department of Health guidelines. Deficiencies are noted as “priority” or “priority foundation” (posing a direct or immediate threat to the safety of the food being served) or “core” (representing a failure of cleaning or maintenance). Inspections represent only […]

Registration opens for Girls on the Run

Registration for the fall season of Girls on the Run of Greater Richmond is now open for participating elementary schools across Greater Richmond. Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based, positive youth development program that builds confidence in girls in grades 3 through 8 and inspires them to set a path toward a healthy lifestyle. The program brings together […]