This flu season UMMC experts plan to call the shots

October 23, 2019 in Health

The Mississippi Link Newswire, When Australia coughs, America listens. “Australia’s flu season can be a precursor to ours in the United States,” said Jason Smith, manager of emergency services at […]

Changing your diet

December 12, 2018 in Health

By Vince Faust, Special to The Mississippi Link Newspaper, This time of year everybody wants to get next year off to a good start by changing old bad habits. One […]

2018 #StevensStrong Prostate Cancer Campaign

July 14, 2018 in Health, News, The Buzz

2018 #StevensStrong Campaign Organized by Dave and Mary Stevens In 2018, to kick prostate cancer’s butt, we are once again supporting Dr. Ken Pienta at The Brady Urological Institute, Johns […]

Kappa Community Health Day open to the public, Saturday, May 5

May 3, 2018 in Health, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire The Kappa Health Ambassadors will host Kappa Community Health Day, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 5, at the Jackson Medical Mall, 350 W. […]

Health versus Wellness

May 2, 2018 in Health, News

By Dr. Kimberly M. Smash Prolific Health and Wellness When I began searching for the name of my medical practice, I was hesitant to use the terminology “Health and Wellness.” […]

Romaine lettuce outbreak update: 98 people sick in 22 states

April 27, 2018 in Health

By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) – The food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce has spread to three more states. Health officials on Friday said they […]

Faith and Medicine

April 19, 2018 in Health, News

Local doctor leading through inspiration By Othor Cain Editor For many people going to see a doctor can be a terrifying experience, even if its just a routine checkup. Medical […]

Mississippi scammers pretend to be deputies, target doctors

April 13, 2018 in Health

DIAMONDHEAD, Miss. (AP) – Police say a phone scam is targeting doctors and dentists in Mississippi. Chief Deputy Don Bass with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office tells The Sun Herald […]