Healthy Homework Habits

Healthy Homework Habits

Homework…it’s a word that can trigger a sense of dread even in those of us who haven’t had a spelling test to study for or math problems to work in so long, determining how many years would be a math problem in itself. Just the thought of having to sit down and revisit all the work of the day when you have finally gotten home is tough for students of Read more »
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September 18, 2013
More than “Best Friends” Service and Therapy Dogs

More than “Best Friends” Service and Therapy Dogs

Most of us have experienced the unconditional affection of a puppy or dog sometime in our lives, even if we were not lucky enough to have a canine pet of our own. But for some people, a service dog is much more than a “best friend.” A service dog is a partner and protector who performs functions for the individual that a disability or illness prevents him or her from Read more »
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July 10, 2013
Do organized sports give kids enough EXERCISE?

Do organized sports give kids enough EXERCISE?

No matter the season, there always seem to be enough activities on the family schedule to make mom or dad feel more like chauffeurs than parents. But it’s all part of trying to give our children the experiences they need to help them grow into healthy, fit, and socially balanced adults. Right? Team sports, gymnastics, dance, and other physical activities each provide the opportunity for kids to develop different sets Read more »
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July 10, 2013

It is extremely important for everyone in your home to be prepared for medical emergencies.  There are far too many available resources for people not to be reasonably prepared for unforeseen events, such as those requiring CPR, the Heimlich maneuver, water rescue/safety, and general family First Aid For a complete list of available online educational courses, please visit the American Red Cross at: http://www.redcross.org/courses/index.jsp?_requestid=621930   Read more »
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July 02, 2013
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in the news November is National Diabetes Month
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JACKSON, Miss. – During November, the Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi conducts an educational campaign targeting those with diabetes (approximately 373.000 read more »

Innovative Hip and Knee Replacements Deliver Quality Outcomes and Reduced Costs
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JACKSON, Miss. – Since 2015, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi and its Outpatient Orthopaedic Centers of Excellence have read more »

UMMC Named Baby-Friendly Birth Facility
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JACKSON, Miss. – University Medical Center was recently awarded the designation of Baby Friendly Birth Facility by Baby-Friendly USA, the read more »

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