130-pound tumor removed from Mississippi man who was told he was just fat

February 7, 2017 in Health, News

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A California doctor removed a 130-pound tumor from a Mississippi man who had been told by other physicians that he was just fat. Roger Logan, 57, […]

Electrical tape-bikinis and sun for perfect tan lines in Rio

January 25, 2017 in Health

By RENATA BRITO RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Electrical tape on private parts. Really? Welcome to the latest fashion fad in beauty-obsessed Rio de Janeiro, where some women are sun-baking […]

GOP growing hesitant on Obamacare repeal without replacement plan, could extend deadline

January 10, 2017 in Health, News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Growing numbers of Republicans showed discomfort Monday over obliterating President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul without having a replacement to show voters. Hoping to capitalize on the […]

Mississippi Healthcare Alliance makes sure that Mississippi high school students know lifesaving skill of CPR

January 9, 2017 in Health

The Mississippi Link Newswire Jackson, Miss. – Mississippi High School students are receiving a life-saving gift from the Mississippi Healthcare Alliance. The Mississippi Healthcare Alliance partnered with the American Heart […]

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month

January 3, 2017 in Health, Uncategorized

The Mississippi Link Newswire Make a resolution to learn more. Every New Year, you make a list of things you will do to stay healthy so you can feel your […]

Norovirus blamed for sickening 62 at Gulfport military retirement home

December 5, 2016 in Health

GULFPORT, Mississippi (AP) — The illness sickening residents at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Gulfport has been identified as norovirus. Media outlets report that since Monday, 62 residents have […]

MBK focused on HIV testing reaching “all populations”

December 1, 2016 in Health, News

Group hosts free HIV testing at multiple sites Nov 30 – Dec 1 By Reggie S. Davis Communications Manager MBK Public conversations about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) can be […]

Partners for the “Make Healthy Happen Miami” initiative attended the EcoFest in Liberty City

November 22, 2016 in Health

The Mississippi Link Newswire Members of the “Make Healthy Happen Miami” team attended the EcoFest Festival at Broadway Place in Liberty City recently. EcoFest is a community festival that provided […]