Open Arms Healthcare Center Adds New State-of-the-art Mobile Clinic

Open Arms Healthcare Center Adds New State-of-the-art Mobile Clinic

JACKSON, Miss. – Two years after first expanding its services with a mobile clinic, Open Arms Healthcare Center has introduced a new 38 ft. state-of-the-art full-service mobile clinic complete with two private patient rooms and the capacity to conduct healthcare provider visits online via Open Arms Telehealth. According to the Health & Human Services Administration, all Mississippi service areas are medically underserved. The new Open Arms Mobile Clinic allows Open Arms Read more »
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January 02, 2019
FDA Approves New Drug for Several Cancers with the Same Mutation

FDA Approves New Drug for Several Cancers with the Same Mutation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Food and Drug Administration recently approved a drug for a wide range of cancers based on a shared mutation, rather than the tumors' locations – an advance for the sometimes controversial field of “precision medicine,” according to a Washington Post article from November 26. The medication, called Vitrakvi, is the second treatment to receive FDA clearance based on a common biomarker found in an array of cancers. Read more »
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January 02, 2019
“This Year I Will”

“This Year I Will”

The Governor's Healthy Teens For A Better MS Council is made up of 42 high school students from across the state of Mississippi. Council members advocate for and educate their peers about making healthy decisions in their schools and communities. January is a time of year to focus on new beginnings and set goals. This January, the Council will introduce a new social media campaign that incorporates, “This Year I Read more »
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January 02, 2019
How to Bake

How to Bake

How to Bake By Nick Malgieri One of America's preeminent bakers and baking teachers, Nick Malgieri reveals the secrets behind creating professional-quality confections in this winner of the James Beard Foundation Award for Best Baking Book. He shares scores of mouthwatering recipes for plain and fancy cakes; breads, biscuits, muffins, and scones; sweet and savory pies and tarts; brownies, macaroons and all manner of cookies. In addition to his clear, detailed instructions, Malgieri Read more »
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January 02, 2019
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in the news Daily Low-Dose Aspirin No-Longer Recommended for Some Patients
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The American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association recently recommended that a daily 75 to 100 milligrams of read more »

St. D Adds New System to Help Cancer Patients Keep Their Hair
Posted Sat 05/18/2019 6:48PM

JACKSON, Miss. – St. Dominic Hospital recently acquired the DigniCap Scalp Cooling System to minimize hair loss from chemo-therapy. Positive read more »

Families First of MS Teams Up with MS Dept. of Human Services and Paul Lacoste Sports in New Initiative
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JACKSON, Miss. – To support healthier lifestyles and improved health for Mississippians, Families First for Mississippi and the Mississippi Department read more »

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