Chalk it up to more conducive temperatures and lower humidity (hopefully), throw in some killer blue skies, and fall is just about the nicest time of year for fitness and community events. Our September/October issue of Well-Being typically has the largest Calendar of Events of the year, so we notice how many opportunities there are around the state to enjoy fall festivals, 5Ks, golf tournaments, other sporting events and fundraisers Read more »
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September 23, 2019
Without Saying a Word

Without Saying a Word

By Lana Turnbull What is the last thing you say when your spouse and kids leave the house? For many of us, it’s “I love you,” immediately followed by “be careful,” which is another way of saying “I love you.” One of my Delta cousins once told me his mom’s universal directive when he was headed outside was “watch out for snakes,” but that’s a whole other story. We say it Read more »
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July 08, 2019
Capitalism with a Conscience?

Capitalism with a Conscience?

By Lana Turnbull Is it too naïve to think that we can have a capitalism-driven economy and have a vibrant middle class and fewer families living in poverty? One look at the stock exchange will tell you things are going extremely well for corporations, but for Americans who don’t spend their workdays in the corporate suite, not so much. I understand the fiduciary responsibility of boards of directors to their stockholders, Read more »
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July 07, 2019
Prescription Drug Prices on the Rise

Prescription Drug Prices on the Rise

Healthcare remains one of our most pressing issues as the country gears up for the 2020 election. In addition to concerns over rising health insurance premiums and worry over whether protections for coverage of pre-existing conditions will continue, the spiraling cost of prescription drugs is at the top of the list for a vast majority of people. Prescription drug prices have increased so significantly that far too many patients are having Read more »
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July 07, 2019
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in the news Collaborative Seeks to Strengthen College Tobacco-Free Policies
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 9:54PM

This August, the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation hosted the University and College Tobacco-Free Campus Collaborative. Top read more »

Newk’s Cares Kicks off 6th Year of Promoting Ovarian Cancer Awareness
Posted Mon 09/23/2019 9:49PM

JACKSON, Miss. – Newk's Cares, the ovarian cancer awareness movement founded by fast-casual restaurant Newk's Eatery, will observe Ovarian Cancer read more »

MS Biologist Researches Kale’s Cancer-Killing Effects
Posted Mon 07/8/2019 3:48AM

JACKSON, Miss. – Belhaven University’s Associate Professor of Biology, Dr. Elizabeth Brandon and a team of student researchers are conducting read more »

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