A Is for Autumn & A….chooo

A Is for Autumn & A….chooo

Fall is in the air (or so we say). That’s a nice way of expressing that the weather is getting a little cooler, there is the familiar scent of wood smoke from a distant chimney and the crunch of dry leaves under foot on our favorite walking path. But in reality…there is a lot more than a nostalgic treat to the senses floating in the breeze. For seasonal allergy sufferers Read more »
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September 17, 2014
Cloudy with a Chance of Influenza

Cloudy with a Chance of Influenza

Predicting what this year’s flu season will have in store is a tough one. The flu virus is unpredictable. While flu spreads every year, the timing, severity and length of the season varies from year to year, and there are many different influenza viruses that are constantly changing. The average flu season starts in October, peaks in January and February and can sometimes last as late as May. As with the Read more »
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September 17, 2014
What’s on the horizon…?

What’s on the horizon…?

Emerging research and possible new treatments for breast cancer While about 1 in 8 American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer sometime in their lifetime, fortunately the rate of women dying from the disease has been declining since about 1989. This decrease is believed to be the result of earlier detection through screening and increased awareness, as well as improved treatments. New research is being conducted around the world and Read more »
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September 17, 2014
the Good, the Bad and the Untreatable

the Good, the Bad and the Untreatable

What we should know about the growing threat of antibiotic resistant bacteria and how to help stem the tide. Bacteria are single-celled organisms found inside and outside of our bodies. Not all bacteria are harmful, some are actually beneficial, and play an important role in functions of the body such as digestion. But, disease-causing bacteria can trigger illnesses, including strep throat, pneumonia, bladder infections, and some ear and sinus infections, just Read more »
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July 11, 2014
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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 »

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of MS Foundation names 2017 Healthiest Hometowns
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In continuing its efforts to support a healthy Mississippi, the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation announced four read more »

New Capital Orthopaedic Center under construction in Flowood
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Benson Construction and Masonry has recently started construction on a new clinic and outpatient surgery center for Capital Orthopaedic and read more »

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