Since the summer of 2010, when we were planning the first issue of Well-Being that would be released late that summer, one of our strongest motivators was the idea of creating a reader-friendly publication that would provide information about health and fitness and the resources available to help Mississippians better manage their health. Too often the gulf between quality healthcare and those who need it is not due to a
Baby Boomers Beware… Could You Have Hep C?
Baby Boomers Beware… Could You Ha...

Here’s what you should know. Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that ranges in severity from a mild illness

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IT’S PEACH PICKIN’ TIME
IT’S PEACH PICKIN’ TIME

When May and June roll around, it’s time to start checking the farmers markets and produce stands for one of

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Getting Fit With HIIT
Getting Fit With HIIT

By Brian B. Parr, Ph.D. ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist The next time you are at the gym sweating through an

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SUMMERTIME TIPS TO SAVE YOUR SKIN
SUMMERTIME TIPS TO SAVE YOUR SKIN

Summertime means fun in the sun, but don’t forget to protect yourself and your family from dangerous UV rays. A

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Difficulty breastfeeding, potential for speech problems, and more – What Parents Should Know about Tongue-tie
Difficulty breastfeeding, potential...

Ankyloglossia or tongue-tie is a condition present at birth, which restricts the range of motion of the infant’s tongue. It

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Stroke & Air Pollution
Stroke & Air Pollution

May is National Stroke Awareness Month and it’s a great time to take stock of one of the risks that

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in the news St. Dominic’s Earns “A” Rating from Leapfrog Group Survey
Posted Wed 05/17/2017 4:04AM

Jackson, Miss. – According to the spring 2017 Leapfrog Group survey,  has earned an “A” rating for the second survey read more »

Children’s Hospital Forges NICU-To-Home Partnership
Posted Wed 05/17/2017 3:59AM

JACKSON, Miss. – The goal of a new partnership between Children’s of Mississippi and Sta-Home, a home health agency based read more »

New Prostate Screening Recommendations
Posted Wed 05/17/2017 3:19AM

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently released the draft of new guidelines indicating that it is read more »

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