Game-changing Medications for Migraine Prevention

Game-changing Medications for Migraine Prevention

Around 39 million Americans experience migraine headaches, according to the Migraine Research Foundation. If you’re one of these people, you know the sometimes debilitating symptoms they can cause and the toll they take on your quality of life. May 17, 2018 marked a breakthrough in migraine prevention therapy when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Aimovig (erenumab). Since its release over 120,000 patients have been prescribed Aimovig in the U.S. Well-Being Read more »
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January 02, 2019
Prediabetes: Are you at risk?

Prediabetes: Are you at risk?

Prediabetes: Are you at risk? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that 79 million, or 35 percent of adults in the U.S. over the age of 20, have prediabetes. It is believed that only about 7 percent know they have the condition. Are you one of them? A Wakeup Call Prediabetes is an early warning that cells in the body are failing to respond effectively to insulin and are not Read more »
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November 10, 2018
STAND UP TO CANCER: Cancer Screening Week December 3-7, 2018

STAND UP TO CANCER: Cancer Screening Week December 3-7, 2018

STAND UP TO CANCER: Cancer Screening Week December 3-7, 2018 Founded by Genentech, the American Cancer Society, Stand Up To Cancer and Rally Health, Cancer Screening Week is a public health initiative to increase awareness around the potentially lifesaving benefits of cancer screening. We can all raise awareness and help to reduce cancer mortality for some of the most common and deadly cancers in the United States. That's why each of Read more »
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November 10, 2018
You’re Too Young to Slow Down

You’re Too Young to Slow Down

Could partial knee replacement be right for you? Osteoarthritis is a cruel mistress. It is the wearing away of the connective tissue – or cartilage – within a joint over time. Because cartilage prevents one bone from scraping against another, acting as a shock absorber during movement, once that cartilage is gone or diminished, what you have left is bone on bone contact and pain. Even the most active person is Read more »
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October 01, 2018
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in the news U.S. Measles Outbreak Grows
Posted Sat 05/18/2019 9:03PM

JACKSON, Miss. – Since near eradication of the disease in 2000, the number of cases of measles reported in the read more »

Daily Low-Dose Aspirin No-Longer Recommended for Some Patients
Posted Sat 05/18/2019 6:56PM

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 »

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