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The Incredible Power of Christ Skills

The Incredible Power of Christ Skills

By Steve Simms – How are your Christ skills? Many people live their lives without basic Christ skills — the abilities to connect with and release the life-transforming power of Christ in themselves and in others. However, when you look into history, you discover that saints, spiritual leaders, and truly devoted believers, had the ability to consistently follow and obey ... Read More »

What Causes Swollen Legs?

What Causes Swollen Legs

By Advanced Cardiovascular & Vein Clinic – Leg swelling is one of the most common complaints that cardiologists encounter in their practice. However, such a simple yet complex problem often requires an extensive evaluation in order to find out the exact reason for the swelling. Only then can a physician treat it effectively. In my office, because of additional specialization ... Read More »

Winning Partnership Benefits the Health of the Region

Winning Partnership Benefits the Health of the Region

After several years of planning and cooperation, a new option for healthcare and education opened its doors in the fall of 2012 on Tyson Avenue. The HCMC Diagnostic Center and the Bethel University – Paris Campus hosted a Grand Opening on November 11, showcasing the merger of a health, education, and community building that will provide growth and opportunity to ... Read More »

Hepatitis C: A Silent Health Threat

Hepatitis C- A Silent Health Threat

By Kofi Nuako, MD  – Hepatitis C: The term “hepatitis” means “inflammation of the liver.” Hepatitis has a number of causes including alcohol abuse, reactions to certain medicines and viruses. Nearly 3 million people in the U.S. have hepatitis C. Hepatitis C is the most common chronic liver disease and causes up to 13,000 deaths each year. Most liver transplants ... Read More »

Cooking As An Elder Can Be Frustrating and Dangerous

Cooking As An Elder Can Be Frustrating and Dangerous

The Park Terrace Assisted Living Can Help! As we grow older, some of the simplest activities, such as un-screwing the lid off of a mason jar or reaching for a can of soup, can feel more like a chore. And, no matter which way you twist the lid, the jar won’t let loose, causing your wrists and joints unnecessary strain ... Read More »

Emotional Eating

Emotional Eating

Sometimes the strongest cravings for food happen when you’re at your weakest point emotionally. You may turn to food for comfort — consciously or unconsciously — when you’re facing a difficult problem, stress or just looking to keep yourself occupied. But emotional eating can sabotage your weight-loss efforts. Emotional eating often leads to eating too much, especially too much of ... Read More »

Low Back Pain – Get better quicker and cheaper

Back Pain

By John Nelson, PT, Results Physiotherapy – Next to the common cold, low back pain (LBP) is the most common reason individuals visit a physician’s office, resulting in billions of dollars in medical expenditures and lost labor costs each year. Low back pain is also one of the most common reasons patients visit the emergency room in the US. According ... Read More »

GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR HEARING AIDS: HEARING & VISION

GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR HEARING AIDS-HEARING & VISION

By The Jackson Hearing Center – One of the most common misperceptions about hearing aids is that they will completely resolve all communication problems. However, regardless of how sophisticated the technology, hearing aids cannot restore normal hearing. There are other important strategies that should be implemented to expand what the hearing instruments are providing. The combination of hearing instrument use ... Read More »

Beautiful Lips with Perma Facial Implants

Beautiful Lips with Perma Facial Implants

By The Plastic Surgery Clinic of Jackson – Using a silicone based lip implant, we can now create fuller lips for our patients while enhancing the natural curvature of the lip. The excitement surrounding this cosmetic enhancement breakthrough has been immediate and overwhelming both in the U.S. and Europe. The implant is made here in the U.S. and consists of ... Read More »

Our Seniors Deserve the Best

Our Seniors Deserve the Best

By Steve Smith, Touching Hearts at Home of West Tennessee – The Graying of America can be a wonderful thing, as these precious individuals have so much to offer our Country. Their wisdom and experiences are more powerful than any history or science book, as they have lived through more changes in our Country and life in general than any ... Read More »

Could I Have a Rotator Tear?

Could I Have a Rotator Tear

By Keith Nord, MD – Rotator cuff tears can occur in many sports like softball, volleyball, tennis, baseball and football. Most involve overhead activity, but falls onto the shoulder also contribute to many injuries in football, soccer and any sport. Some common symptoms include: Recurrent pain, especially along the  lateral shoulder Pain that interferes with sleeping Muscle weakness Decreased movement ... Read More »

Autism Apps Can Be Helpful for Learning

Autism Apps Can Be Helpful for Learning

Parents, schools, and assorted health care professionals frequently ask me for app recommendations. Currently, there are over  900 “autism“ apps available on iTunes. Some autism apps are tested with children with autism while some are not. Often, it is hard to know which is which. At The Children’s Treatment Center, we have looked at a lot of apps. We use ... Read More »

RAISE YOUR HAND IF YOUR TEENAGER’S CHRISTMAS LIST INCLUDED SOME NEW FORM OF TECHNOLOGY!

RAISE YOUR HAND IF YOUR TEENAGER’S CHRISTMAS LIST INCLUDED SOME NEW FORM OF TECHNOLOGY

By Rick Hunter, LMSW, Counselor with Restore Ministries/YMCA – I must confess, I’m a grown adult with a child of my own, and I asked for an iPad for Christmas! With the recent boom of new technologies, it shouldn’t be surprising that they have changed our daily lives. Your teenager lives every day with an audience. As a parent, how ... Read More »

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