Jan 222016
 
State health care report card aims to reduce deaths
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
“We have access to care issues,” said Edney, adding that lack of a physician for many Mississippians is a major obstacle to improving the health care of the state's citizens. During the news conference, Edney was asked if the Medical Association had

Jan 162016
 

4029tv
Cedarville loses its only pharmacy
4029tv
KELLY: THAT'S RIGHT. THIS IS NEW AT 6:00. BRETT: GUYS, THIS WALMART NEIGHBORHOOD MARKET HERE IN CEDARVILLE HAS BEEN OPENED BARELY FOR ONE YEAR. NOW IT IS CLOSING AND PEOPLE HERE SAY THEY NEED THIS STORE.

Jan 092016
 
Clinic, CSRC team up for weight-loss program
Piqua Daily Call
The leaders of the Health Partners Free Clinic, located in Troy, and the owners of Can't Stop Running Co., of Piqua, are collaborating in the free Pounds for Partners program, slated for Jan. 16 through Feb. 27, to promote weight loss and a healthy

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Jan 082016
 

Houstonia Magazine
Jump Start Your Resolution with Weight Loss Gym Challenges
Houstonia Magazine
This year instead of repeating the past and trying on your own once again, a group weight loss challenge may be a better option. Several gyms and studios across Houston have launched weight loss programs that are measurable and attainable, and best of …

Jan 022016
 

Pharmacy Practice News
Issues and Complexities Leading Pharmacy Into 2016
Pharmacy Practice News
The conversion from International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision (ICD-9) to ICD-10 continues to be a hot topic for hospitals, and a potential pitfall for facilities that haven't taken the right steps to prepare for the tricky coding switch

Dec 262015
 

U.S. News & World Report
How Weight-Loss Surgery Choices Are Changing
U.S. News & World Report
When it comes to weight-loss surgery in the U.S., a new procedure has taken over as first choice, the latest figures show. Sleeve gastrectomy is now more popular than gastric bypass surgery, which makes deeper changes in the digestive tract. In a four
Should You Get Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery?Forbes
Weight-Loss Surgery Lowers Risk of TheseWebMD
Weight loss surgery may increase fracture riskPhillyVoice.com
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Aug 082015
 

Charlotte Business Journal
Former Carolinas HealthCare exec Russ Guerin dies after battle with cancer
Charlotte Business Journal
"Russ was a good man and great friend with a courageous heart," says Michael Tarwater, president and chief executive of Carolinas HealthCare. "He is loved, and he will be missed throughout the community and by the huge number of friends and colleagues …
Russell Guerin, former Carolinas HealthCare executive, dies after long illnessCharlotte Observer

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May 292015
 

Ferris State Torch
Jeff and Annette Rowe Donate $1.5 Million to Pharmacy Forward
Ferris State Torch
Ferris State University has received a $1.5 million gift from alumni Jeff and Annette Rowe for the College of Pharmacy. The gift includes funding for the renovation of the Hagerman Pharmacy Building and scholarship for students accepted into the Pharm.
Alumni donate $1.5M to Ferris State's College of PharmacyMLive.com
Ferris State alumni donate $1.5M to pharmacy schoolLansing State Journal

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May 222015
 

The CT Mirror
Senate passes major health care bill, but fate in House uncertain
The CT Mirror
The state Senate Thursday night passed an expansive bill aimed at influencing the state's fast-changing health care landscape, a measure driven largely by Senate leaders' concerns about large hospital systems gaining too much market power and driving …
Senate Passes Regulatory Bill For Health Care IndustryHartford Courant

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Apr 022015
 

Patch.com
Southbury Business Owner Sponsors Weight Loss Program
Patch.com
John Leach, owner of the Flooring America store in Southbury, announced that the store is one of the silver sponsors the Waterbury Regional Chamber's annual “Tighten Your Belt” (TYB) weight loss program created in partnership with the YMCA's of Greater …
Flooring America-Southbury A Sponsor of Waterbury Regional Chamber's HamletHub

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