At The Corona Regional Medical Center Blog you'll find information you can use to improve your overall health and well-being, and stories about our amazing patients and Healthcare Heroes serving our community.

These 9 Things Make It More Likely You'll Fall

August 21, 2023

Here's how to recognize common fall hazards so you can do something to lower your risk.

These Are the 3 Most Common Prostate Problems

August 20, 2023

If you're a man, here are three conditions that may affect your prostate as you age.

Here's Why AFib May Be Especially Dangerous for Women

August 19, 2023

Women need to be aware of this serious heart arrhythmia because early detection is important.

Understanding the Basics of Epilepsy

August 18, 2023

Learn how to identify, and manage, this neurological condition.

Know the Warnings Signs to Help Prevent Teen Suicide

August 17, 2023

Today’s generation of teens are at high risk of suicide. Learn what you can do to intervene.

Are You Missing This Sign of Ovarian Cancer?

August 15, 2023

If you often feel full quickly when eating, don't ignore it.

“My Whole Life Has Changed!”

July 25, 2023

After years of yo-yo dieting and being diagnosed as prediabetic, Elma Jimenez took control of her health and now lives life to the fullest.

Don't Miss These Signs of Heat-Related Illness

July 19, 2023

Heat-related illnesses can be very serious, so it's important to recognize if they are happening.

Don't Forget to Schedule These Medical Appointments

July 19, 2023

Now is as good a time as any to get these appointments on your calendar.

How to Overcome Loneliness

July 19, 2023

If you are lonely, following these 5 tips can help you feel more connected to others.

Should You Take These Vitamins Every Day?

July 19, 2023

Many people take multivitamins and other supplements daily, but do you need them?

4 Frequent Causes of Knee Pain

July 19, 2023

Your knees aren’t getting any younger. Here’s how to keep them in order.

Stay Safe on the Sports Field

July 19, 2023

Don’t let a sport injury keep you off the field this season. Here’s how to be safe before, during and after an activity. 

How to Treat Any Burn

June 28, 2023

Whether from the sun, the grill or a sparkler, summer is burn season. Learn how to tell the painful inconvenience from the true emergency.

Living with Congestive Heart Failure

June 28, 2023

While serious, people can have fulfilling lives with this condition

Make Restaurant-Quality Salads at Home

June 28, 2023

Save money and calories with these 10 tips for creating salads that taste like a chef made them.

Is Long COVID Becoming a Chronic Disease?

June 28, 2023

Although poorly understood, some people have symptoms after COVID-19 that don't go away.

20 Common Causes of Back Pain

June 28, 2023

Is your back hurting? This may be why.

Protect Your Eyes from These Summer Hazards

June 28, 2023

Keep your eyes free from injury and irritation this season with these tips.

Your Guide to a Safe Summer

June 8, 2023

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, and the most preventable, too.

The Simplest Way for Men to Improve Their Health

June 8, 2023

Men’s life expectancy is dropping. Their hesitancy to go to the doctor could be a reason why. 

The Timeline of a Stroke: Onset to Recovery

May 15, 2023

A stroke can cause chaos. Know what to expect from its start to the recovery process.

Understand Your Allergies

May 13, 2023

Let's dive into the reasons for your pesky itchy eyes and runny noses, and how to avoid them.

How to Tell if Heartburn Is Something More

April 16, 2023

GERD can start out as an annoyance, but cause serious damage over time. Avoid long-term effects through simple lifestyle changes and possibly treatment. 

What a Headache Could Be Telling You

April 13, 2023

It’s a broad term for a lot of experiences. Learn how to tell if yours are serious.

The Surprising Connection Between Mind and Heart

February 1, 2023

Stress and anxiety could be negatively affecting your heart health AND heart disease can cause stress and anxiety. Here’s how to break the cycle.

What Your Heart Is Telling You

January 31, 2023

Not all heart events are the same. Knowing what makes them different can be the key to surviving them.

The Keys to Successful New Year’s Resolutions

December 21, 2022

The time to build healthy habits is here. Don’t think too hard, we’ve come up with a list of resolutions worth keeping.

Are You Struggling With Your Weight-Loss Journey?

December 20, 2022

If your goal is to lose weight, but nothing seems to be working, bariatric surgery can get you where you want to be.

RSV: What YOU Need to Know

December 12, 2022

Cases of the respiratory virus are surging throughout the country. Learn how to protect your family.

Try These Steps to Defuse Holiday Stress

November 17, 2022

Put self-care at the top of your to-do list. Identify when stress is affecting you and how you can manage it.

Stay Safe This Flu Season

November 16, 2022

Don’t miss any of the holiday cheer, avoid the flu this year.

Prediabetes Is Common, Often Overlooked, and Dangerous

November 2, 2022

It’s more common than you know. Learn how to avoid it turning into diabetes.

5 Ways Quitting Smoking Can Improve Your Life

October 31, 2022

Sometimes the big health reasons to quit smoking are not enough. These small perks might be the push you need to make the commitment.

How Robotic-Assisted Surgery Changed Rebecca's Life

October 26, 2022

Rebecca thought her life as she knew it was over when she heard the words “hip replacement.” Now, she’s even better than before – all thanks to a new, robotic-assisted approach.

Your Breast Cancer Screening Questions Answered

October 1, 2022

Is getting a mammogram at the top of your to-do list? If not, schedule it now. It may save your life!

Depression and Aging: Know the Facts

October 1, 2022

Depression is the most prevalent mental health problem among older adults and can lead to a decline in physical, mental and social functioning.

The To-Do Item Men Shouldn't Forget

August 28, 2022

Prostate cancer is the second-most-common cancer among American men, and often progresses with few outward signs. Screening for it is important.

The 10-Minute Test That Could Save Your Life

August 27, 2022

When it comes to maintaining heart health, early detection and prevention are key. This simple test can uncover a dangerous condition.

A New Option in Joint Replacement

August 19, 2022

Learn the advantages of minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery for joint replacement.

Get Your Kids Off to a Healthy Start This School Year

July 31, 2022

These recommendations can help ensure that your child is ready to learn and perform their best the entire year.

The Best Ways to Deal with Back Pain

July 30, 2022

It's the No. 1 cause of disability worldwide. Learn how you can better deal with it.

Protect Yourself While Enjoying the Summer Sun

June 14, 2022

Want to protect yourself from skin cancer while enjoying the summer sun? Check out these timely tips.

What Is Aphasia?

June 8, 2022

This communication disorder forced Bruce Willis into early retirement.

6 Things You'll Hear at the Doctor That May Save Your Life

June 8, 2022

Hate going to the doctor? What you hear while there may be life-saving.

Enjoy Summer, and the Pool, Safely

June 3, 2022

Paying attention to the most common types of injury can help keep you and your family safe while getting the most out of the warm months ahead.

9 Essential Screenings for Men

May 10, 2022

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month! Regular check-ups and screenings can help men stay healthy by indicating preventive health needs and catching issues before they become more serious.

How COVID-19 Has Impacted Mental Health

May 10, 2022

COVID-19 has taken a heavy toll on mental health. If you are concerned about yourself or a loved one, here are ways to identify issues and get help.

5 Ways to Lessen Seasonal Allergies

April 22, 2022

Whether your allergy symptoms are frustrating or debilitating, there are steps you can take to enjoy rather than dread spring.

Recognition for Our Remarkable Nurses

April 22, 2022

Nurses are on the frontline of most every healthcare interaction, from emergencies to routine checkins, and their lifesaving work has an incredible impact on patients, their families and communities as a whole. We celebrate nurses everywhere during National Nurses Week, May 6-12.

From Tragedy to Many Triumphs

April 20, 2022

Bariatric surgery enabled Leslie Conyers to have a much-needed spinal fusion procedure. Now she can get on with her life and recovery.

How to Take Control of Your Neurological Health

March 30, 2022

Knowing what’s happening in your head could save your life.

When You Need Care, Make the Smart Choice

March 29, 2022

Learn when to visit the emergency room versus urgent care.

Joint Replacement – Is It for You?

February 15, 2022

If you suffer from chronic joint pain and medications are no longer working, you may be a candidate for joint replacement.

Is Diabetes Putting You at Risk for Chronic Wounds?

February 15, 2022

If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, talk to your doctor about ways to address and prevent chronic wounds associated with the disease, such as diabetic foot care. 

Heart Attack Symptoms – What’s Different for Men and Women

January 12, 2022

Knowing the signs and symptoms can save your life!

Could You Have Atrial Fibrillation?

January 12, 2022

What to know about this sometimes silent condition.

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

December 20, 2021

Want a fresh start for 2022? Create realistic, reasonable goals to set yourself up for success.

Could You Have Seasonal Depression?

December 19, 2021

Winter blahs and holiday stress have you down? Read more for helpful strategies to lighten your mood.

Diabetes and Wound Care

November 11, 2021

If you are living with diabetes, taking proper care of wounds and your feet is very important.

Preparing for Cold and Flu Season

October 27, 2021

As you get ready for the winter, it’s a good time to make sure your vaccines are up to date.

Help Prevent Suicide

September 22, 2021

Know the signs that someone might be at risk.

Get Back On Your Feet

June 30, 2021

Patients should seek prompt care for foot and ankle injuries.

A Humble Start in Corona, Now 100 Family Members Later

January 8, 2021

When Conrad Padilla’s grandparents came to Corona in the 1950s, little did they know the legacy they would leave in the community.

Advanced Robotic System Enhances Surgery

September 4, 2020

The latest robotic surgical system, the da Vinci Xi®, offers advanced, minimally invasive care for a number of surgical procedures.

Thank You to All Supporting Our Healthcare Teams

May 23, 2020

The Corona community never fails to rally and support each other with donations and encouragement, especially in times of need.

Supporting Healthcare Workers and Restaurants

May 21, 2020

When restaurants switched to takeout-only to stay afloat, one local marketer stepped in to help them and feed healthcare workers as well.

Feeding the Front Line With Nutritious, Gourmet Meals

May 19, 2020

Healthcare workers on the night shift found limited meal options when restaurants closed early. Dave Nelson wanted to make sure they were well fed.

Local Company Donates and Installs Plexiglass Shields in the ER

May 17, 2020

Mark Pasveer used ingenuity and teamwork to complement his business and keep his workers employed, all while enhancing the safety of the hospital’s ER.