Get Smart about Smart Pain

Get Smart about Smart Pain

They help us stay connected, find the nearest restaurant, stay abreast of weather conditions and give us directions, but can our smartphones and tablets also be a pain in the neck? As a matter of fact, they can – literally. “Smart Pain” or “Text Neck,” as it is sometimes called, is the result of the hunched over posture so common in someone who is texting, surfing the net or emailing Read more »
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March 10, 2015
The Manning Family Fund For a Healthier Mississippi: Healthier Hometowns on the Horizon

The Manning Family Fund For a Healthier Mississippi: Healthier Hometowns on the Horizon

By Lana L. Turnbull The 25th Edition of America’s Health Rankings®: A Call to Action for Individuals and Their Communities for 2014 was released just a few weeks ago and once again our beloved Mississippi is ranked the nation’s unhealthiest state. I say beloved, because in spite of Mississippi’s failings, to native sons and daughters it is the place we still call home no matter where we currently hang our hats. Read more »
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January 13, 2015
Fighting the Ladykiller

Fighting the Ladykiller

There is a killer out there – a killer that is taking the lives of women in their prime. It is robbing their families and friends of their love and attention and their communities of the positive contributions they could have made. This killer is heart disease and the best weapon we have in the fight against it is awareness, beginning with knowing some startling facts. • Heart disease kills more Read more »
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January 09, 2015
What’s in YOUR Toothpaste?

What’s in YOUR Toothpaste?

This fall a Texas dental hygienist, Trish Walvaren, rang alarm bells when she complained on her blog about finding plastic microbeads trapped under her patients’ gums. Yes, the tiny “crystal-like” bits found in toothpaste for decorative purposes only, are actually polyethylene, the same substance used to manufacture shopping bags that are believed by some researchers to never fully breakdown in the environment. The story was picked up by local media and Read more »
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November 19, 2014
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in the news Skilled Nursing Dedicated To Memory Care Now Offered At St. Catherine’s Village
Posted Thu 09/14/2017 10:35AM

MADISON, Miss. – St. Catherine’s Village has announced that skilled nursing dedicated to memory care now is available at the read more »

Teen Dies Trying to Use Charging Cell Phone While Bathing
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This summer Madison Coe a 14-year-old Texas girl died after she was electrocuted while trying to use her cell phone read more »

Providing Wheelchair Van Service in 3 Central MS Counties
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JACKSON, Miss. – For many wheelchair users, getting out and about is a major problem. The solution? A transportation service read more »

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