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September
9/12/2014Run for the Ribbons raises awareness of gynecologic cancers | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – Brandon resident Debbie Gamblin had surgery a year ago in her quest to beat uterine cancer, the most common of all gynecologic...

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9/11/2014UMMC experts share advice on hydration during exercise-intensive sports | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – It’s the mantra drilled into the heads of coaches and athletes for decades: Drink plenty of water so you won’t get dehydrated.

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9/4/2014New University Heart facility offers wide scope of care and efficiency under one roof | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – University Heart, a new diagnostic and treatment facility at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, is offering patients a...

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August
8/25/2014Will Rogers Institute, Variety Children's Charity award $25,000 to UMMC's NICU | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. — The Will Rogers Institute and Variety, the Children’s Charity of the United States, awarded a $25,000 grant Aug. 22 to the state’s...

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8/21/2014ALS explained: UMMC experts put patients' quality of life first | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – Taking the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for ALS research is one thing.

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8/20/2014UMMC Cancer Symposium shares major advances in prevention, treatment | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – The University of Mississippi Medical Center’s Cancer Institute and the Mississippi Society of Oncology will hold a one-day...
8/18/2014Celebrity chef Cat Cora, eight select Jackson-area chefs to participate in culinary event to benefit nursing scholarships at UMMC | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – Celebrity chef and Jackson native Cat Cora of Food Network’s Iron Chef America, along with her mother, Dr. Virginia Lee Cora, UMMC...
8/11/2014Friends of Children's Hospital plans for BankPlus presents, Enchanted Evening | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss.—Friends of Children’s Hospital announced plans for its annual BankPlus Presents, Enchanted Evening gala scheduled for Saturday,...

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8/7/2014UMMC stands ready to care for victims of Ebola and other communicable diseases | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. –Although much attention has been placed on a highly specialized isolation unit at Atlanta’s Emory University Hospital, where two...

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July
7/31/2014Children’s hospital patient Grant Wilcher announced as BankPlus’ Orlando dream giveaway winner | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. –This year’s Thanksgiving dinner is going to be a little different for 12-year-old Grant Wilcher of Union, Miss. and his family....

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7/29/2014Animal bite repair at UMMC can call for special care, reconstructive surgery
JACKSON, Miss. – Dr. Ricky Clay will never forget the day when his neighbor’s German shepherd rushed at him, teeth bared, and zeroed in on his face.

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7/23/2014Mannings embrace partnership with UMMC to tackle health challenges in Mississippi | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – Archie and Olivia Manning announced today the launch of a campaign to boost the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s...

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