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 […]

Salmonella in chicken salad kills 1, sickens 265 in 8 states

April 9, 2018 in Health

By DAVID PITT Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Chicken salad contaminated with salmonella bacteria made by an Iowa food processing company and distributed by Fareway Stores has sickened […]

Community Mobile Clinic provides free HIV testing

April 9, 2018 in Health

April is National STD Awareness Month, and Open Arms Healthcare Center’s Community Mobile Clinic has several HIV testing events lined up the week of April 16: Tuesday, April 17 Where: […]

Medal of Valor awarded to trailblazing physician, Utica Institute alum

April 5, 2018 in Health, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire A life spent at the forefront of battles for social justice and affordable health care has come full circle for local physician Dr. Robert Smith. In […]