Get Ready to Run Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run Scores Record Participation

Get Ready to Run Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run Scores Record Participation

RIDGELAND, Miss – Following the biggest year of participation ever in Central Mississippi, the Get Ready to Run Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run, presented by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi, hit the pavement on Saturday, February 3 at Renaissance at Colony Park in Ridgeland. More than 1,420 students (up from less than 800 last year) in grades K-5 took to the streets in the culminating event of the fifth Read more »
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March 13, 2018
Commemorative Bike Ride Aims to Raise Social Awareness

Commemorative Bike Ride Aims to Raise Social Awareness

Civil Rides is a 3-day bicycle ride, beginning April 4, 2018 at the steps of the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, TN, and ending at Jackson, MS at the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. This 200 mile long trek will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., by visiting historic Civil Rights sites to raise awareness around persistent Read more »
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March 13, 2018
How to Get the Most from Your Woman’s Wellness Visit

How to Get the Most from Your Woman’s Wellness Visit

By Mickie Griffith-Autry, PhD, NP-C When it comes to visits to see your woman’s healthcare provider for pre-emptive care and screenings, how often should you go, what should you expect and how can your interaction with your provider impact your care? Sociocultural studies show that women tend to place their healthcare needs second to the needs of others. To compound this trend, women face seemingly ever-changing guidelines related to insurance coverage for Read more »
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March 13, 2018
Water: the first line of defense against kidney stones

Water: the first line of defense against kidney stones

If you have ever experienced the pain associated with a kidney stone, there is almost nothing you wouldn’t do to prevent having to go through that agony again. But you might be surprised to find that the simplest (and least expensive) preventative step you can take to avoid future kidney stones is often ignored. The fact is, in spite of all the technological advances, new medications and surgical procedures, the Read more »
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March 12, 2018
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