CenterView: February 27, 2012
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A member of the black team takes a practice run on the Mississippi set of Full Metal Jousting last fall. Photo courtesy of the History Channel.
Not a whole lot of health-care providers can say they have experience with removing armor from an injured jouster, but emergency physician Dr. Andy Anderson has had some practice.
With weight gain, testosterone levels drop in many men, leading doctors to prescribe supplements of the sex hormone.
Carmen Sandiego popularized the concept. Matt Lauer perpetuated it. Now the University Hospitals and Health System leadership team is participating as well.
The Advanced Heart Failure/Cardiac Transplantation Program at the University of Mississippi Medical Center has added a physician to assist with patient care in an area of cardiovascular disease that's increasing in prevalence.
Guy Giesecke, chief executive officer of Batson Children's Hospital, has been named chair of the March of Dimes' March for Babies, scheduled for April 28.
U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran addresses guests during the dedication of the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy Instructional and Research Facility Feb. 23. Looking on is the platform party, from left, Dr. Leigh Ann Ross, Dr. Barbara Wells, Dr. David Allen, Dr. James Keeton, Dr. Ruth Black and Dr. Dan Jones.
See photos from the 22nd annual Taste of the U event and view the list of winning teams.