Proper Care and Use of Your Electric Toothbrush

Proper Care and Use of Your Electric Toothbrush

An electric toothbrush can be an excellent alternative to a traditional, manual toothbrush. If you aren’t sure about it, talk to your dentist, but there are legitimate reasons why an electric toothbrush offers some distinct pluses. Its bristles can vibrate, oscillate and rotate and can exert the appropriate level of pressure on the teeth – not too hard, not too soft. Electric toothbrushes also clean gums and other hard to Read more »
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September 23, 2019
Anxiety after Loss

Anxiety after Loss

Grieving is the natural response to the loss of someone or something dear to us. It is as individual as the person experiencing it and there is no set timetable for how long it will last. It is a challenge like no other. Each of us has to find our own way through the grieving process, but understanding the nature of grief and some of the physical and emotional responses Read more »
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September 23, 2019
Is your teen protected from meningitis?

Is your teen protected from meningitis?

Since your baby’s birth, you have faithfully followed vaccine recommendations for everything from the HepB vaccine to DTaP, flu shots to the MMR vaccine, HPV and everything in between. As a parent, you feel pretty good about protecting your child from preventable diseases with age appropriate vaccinations, and now as they enter their mid-teens, you can breathe a sigh of relief. Not so fast. If your teen hasn’t had the Read more »
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July 08, 2019
Protecting Your Skin from the Inside Out

Protecting Your Skin from the Inside Out

You know the drill. Before you go out in the sun, you should lather on the sunscreen and wear protective clothing, head covers and sunglasses; you should also limit your time out in the middle of the day, all to protect your skin from the damaging rays of the sun. While those are all excellent ways to keep your skin safe, there is something else you can do that can Read more »
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July 08, 2019
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in the news UMMC Receives Healthiest Workplace Award for Focus on Employee Well-Being
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 10:08PM

JACKSON, Miss. – UMMC is the first-place winner in the 2019 Healthiest Workplaces in Mississippi competition sponsored by the Mississippi read more »

St Dominic’s Ranked in Top 100 Nationally for Consumer Loyalty
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 10:04PM

JACKSON, Miss. – St. Dominic Hospital has been ranked among the top 100 hospitals nationwide in the 2019 NRC Health read more »

Cannabidiol Drug Trial at UMMC Gets One-Year Extension
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 10:00PM

University of MS School of Pharmacy’s National Center for Natural Products Research. JACKSON, Miss. – Results from a clinical trial read more »

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