If the shoe fits… finding the right fit in a FITNESS SHOE

If the shoe fits… finding the right fit in a FITNESS SHOE

Vibrant new colors, cutting-edge designs, game-changing materials and groundbreaking technologies are common buzzwords found in the promotional and advertising messages of the ever-changing fitness shoe industry. But when you are looking to find a fitness shoe with the right fit for you, there is much more to consider than what sounds good and what meets the eye. Talk to any dedicated runner, walker or general fitness buff and they will Read more »
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January 02, 2017
Black History Month/National Heart Month

Black History Month/National Heart Month

Each February, we celebrate Black History Month and the achievements and role of black Americans throughout our history. February is also National Heart Month, making it an ideal time to remember that the risk of cardiovascular disease for African Americans is significantly higher than it is for Caucasians. According to the American Heart Association, differences in culture, lifestyle, and genetics have an impact on the cardiovascular health of all races, Read more »
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January 02, 2017
UMMC Transplants Reached Record High in 2016

UMMC Transplants Reached Record High in 2016

JACKSON, Miss. – The University of Mississippi Medical Center’s transplant team set an all time record in 2016 for kidney, liver and heart transplants, according to Dr. Christopher Anderson, professor and chair of the Department of Surgery. Of particular note is the rise in heart transplants through the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. As of Dec. 1, 16 patients had received a new heart during 2016. That compares to just four hearts Read more »
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January 02, 2017
Static Electricity Hazards at the Gas Pump

Static Electricity Hazards at the Gas Pump

Static electricity related incidents at gas stations are relatively unusual, but the potential for them to happen is at its highest during cool or cold and dry conditions. Under some circumstances, sparks from static electricity can result in a flash fire occurring at the gas point. Consumers can take steps to minimize these potential fueling hazards by following safe refueling procedures all year long. Refueling Safety Guidelines Turn off your vehicle engine. Read more »
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January 02, 2017
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in the news UMHC HEAD, NECK CANCER SURGEONS USE ROBOTIC SURGERY TO TREAT TUMORS
Posted Tue 01/10/2012 11:06PM

JACKSON, Miss. – Patients in the early stages of select head and neck cancers have a less-invasive option for surgery read more »

SOUTHERN MISS/ANATOMIES WORK TO FORM CUTTING EDGE FITNESS REFERRAL PROGRAM
Posted Tue 01/10/2012 11:05PM

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – There is a common opinion in modern medicine that the wellness of patients is a crucial element read more »

MISSISSIPPI DOCTORS, HOSPITAL FIND SUCCESS FIGHTING OBESITY
Posted Tue 01/10/2012 11:05PM

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. – A group of physicians and hospital leaders at The King’s Daughters Hospital in Brookhaven, MS, recently conducted read more »

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