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News Posts in August, 2018

We all know sweet treats are just that. Treats. But is the recent hot topic of “sugar addiction” fake news or good nutritional advice? Animal studies suggest that sugar consumption and withdrawal can lead to behavior and neurochemical ...
Duke and Dot Kimbrell created the Wayne F. Shovelin Scholarship Fund in 2009 as a competitive funding program for exceptional high school seniors pursuing careers in healthcare. The chosen recipient not only receives a scholarship, but every summer, ...
If you or a loved one has ever undergone cancer treatment, then you understand the relief, exhaustion and emotions that pour out upon completion of treatment. At the CaroMont Cancer Center, patients ring our Victory Bell at the end of treatment to ...
What are pelvic floor muscles and what do they do? Almost everyone has heard of physical therapy, but a large portion of individuals are not familiar with the specialized field of pelvic floor physical therapy and the important part it can play in ...
When packing your college student to head back to campus, include a first-aid kit. While most schools have a clinic available to students, basic first-aid supplies available for dorm room or apartment use are always a good idea. Students can treat ...
Self-Care During and After Cancer Treatment If you or a loved one has ever undergone chemotherapy or radiation treatment, you understand how hard it is to feel like yourself. But there are a few simple things you can do to improve your energy levels ...