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April
4/24/2017Cancer screening deemed life-changing for Brandon woman
A cervical cancer diagnosis prompted Tomeka Harps of Brandon to become an advocate for screening, the procedure that detected her cancer and led to...
4/20/2017Study: healthy heart now, healthy brain later
A study published April 11 in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that people with two or more vascular disease risk factors...
4/20/2017Respect, compassion key to religion in workplace
They say religion and politics don't mix.But how about religion and the workplace?UMMC's Office of Diversity and Inclusion posed that complicated...
4/17/2017Grenada's The Viper Room safe zone for solving problems, conflict
When employees at UMMC Grenada have a good idea - or a bad argument - they take it to The Viper Room.It's not a den of snakes or a club for drinks...
4/17/2017M.D. brings health care perspective to CIO/CMIO roles
Dr. Paul Veregge has always been enthralled by science and technology.As a youth, the University of Mississippi Medical Center's new chief...
4/17/2017Legacy Lap honors those who gave gift of life
As her three children played around her, Jewel Bennett of Laurel remembered her fourth, a little boy who was with her in spirit Friday at the Legacy...
4/13/2017Rare procedure splits donor liver between two women
When Roda Barnes met a new friend Monday at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, she invited her into her room on the hospital floor...

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4/13/2017People of the U: Carrie Dean
Carrie Dean can't remember the first time she rode a horse in the same way most people don't remember taking their first steps. She was too young to...
4/13/2017Learn resiliency to handle life’s stresses
Bow up. Get with the program. Grin and bear it. It is what it is.Just deal with it.It's what people might tell you when you're facing an adversity...

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4/10/2017Dermatologist, native son returns to rural roots
When Sarah Haynes heard the news, it took a literal load off her aching feet: “There's a new doctor coming to town.”Louisville is Winston County's...

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4/10/2017Cancer diagnosis creates challenge for expectant mother
Anitrus Robinson got one miracle. Now she prays for another.The mother of three found out she had breast cancer when she was 20 weeks pregnant with...
4/6/2017Emotional health, not just physical fitness, necessary for wellness
When it comes to overall well-being, Medical Center employees' mental health challenges frequently surpass their physical health problems.It's a...