Making a Difference in MS: Foot Print Farms

Making a Difference in MS: Foot Print Farms

Planting the seeds of self-reliance and entrepreneurism while delivering locally grown, farm-fresh produce to quench Jackson’s food deserts. Dr. Cindy Ayers-Elliott will be the first to tell you that the real story of Foot Print Farms is not about her, even though it is her brainchild and has taken root and thrived thanks to her innovative thinking and careful stewardship. The original concept was simple. She had a 68-acre plot of Read more »
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March 06, 2017
Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Eating well is good for your mental as well as your physical health. Your brain requires nutrients just like your heart, lungs, muscles and other organs do. Brain foods rich in antioxidants, good fats, vitamins and minerals provide energy, aid in protecting against brain diseases, help you to keep focused and stay sharp. When you give your body whole, nutritious foods, you’re actually benefiting your body and mind – helping Read more »
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March 06, 2017
Parsley: From Disregarded Garnish to Heralded Hero

Parsley: From Disregarded Garnish to Heralded Hero

By Lana Turnbull Call it the influence of a particularly memorable college nutrition professor, but as long as I can remember my mother has been an unabashed fan of parsley. When every other patron in the restaurant dining rooms of my childhood walked away from their plates leaving untouched parsley sprigs languishing among the last morsels of baked potato or chopped salad, I was admonished to “Eat your parsley, it’s full Read more »
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March 06, 2017
In Search of Inner Beauty

In Search of Inner Beauty

There’s no doubt that we value physical beauty, a fact that is borne out by a total of $62.46 billion in revenue reported last year by the cosmetic industry, up from $40.42 billion in 2002. That’s a lot of effort (and hard-earned money) to make us more beautiful on the outside, but what about the notion of inner beauty? It’s sometimes described as a glow that emanates from someone making Read more »
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March 06, 2017
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in the news AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY HOLDS 37TH ANNUAL GREAT AMERICAN SMOKEOUT
Posted Mon 11/12/2012 12:32PM

The American Cancer Society is marking the 37th Great American Smokeout on November 15 by encouraging smokers to use the read more »

FLU VACCINES AVAILABLE AT MISSISSIPPI DEPT. OF HEALTH COUNTY CLINICS
Posted Mon 11/12/2012 12:31PM

JACKSON, Miss. – Seasonal flu shots are now available at all Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) county clinics. The read more »

ST. DOMINIC’S PHYSICIANS WORK TO REDUCE CHRONIC PAD
Posted Mon 11/12/2012 12:29PM

JACKSON, Miss – An estimated 18 million Americans suffer from Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), a narrowing of the arteries most read more »

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