The cutting edge. It means to be on the forefront, to take the lead. In the Midwest, we are not always known for being on the cutting edge with the latest fashions or the newest gadgets. But when it comes to medical technology, we’re at the forefront.
From the Heart Center at Affinity Medical Center to the Wound Care Program at Alliance Community Hospital to the NICU in a state-of-the-art building at Aultman Hospital to a high-tech operating robot at Mercy Medical Center — Stark County is in good hands.
Technology seems to be changing the medical industry at lightning speed. According to www.futureforall.org/futureofmedicine, here are some medical devices and technologies that already exist, are under development or are predicted by experts.
It used to be called “Football’s Greatest Weekend.” Those days are gone. Today, the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival is a jam-packed 10 days.
On the pages of these books, we might learn about health trends or study medical technology. But beyond addressing those areas of health that can be researched, the volumes pictured here put a face on a topic about which we all are earnestly interested. These are the stories of the sick, and the tales of those who care for them.
The Urban League is a civil rights organization that advocates on behalf of blacks and other disadvantaged groups against racial, economic and opportunity discrimination through more than 100 affiliates across the country. It is the oldest and largest community-based organization of its kind in the nation.