35 tons of catfish products produced in Mississippi recalled

March 12, 2018 in Health

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi company is recalling around 35 tons (31.75 metric tons) of catfish products that might have been tainted by a compound that poses a […]

Mississippi State Hospital, Hudspeth Center honor Calhoun

March 8, 2018 in Health

The Mississippi Link Newswire Supporters of Mississippi State Hospital and Hudspeth Regional Center recently hosted an appreciation luncheon for the state’s legislators at Galloway United Methodist Church in Jackson. Rep. […]

Tuskegee Professor Clayton Yates Receives $8.5 Million Minority Health Disparities Research Grant

March 6, 2018 in Education, Health

The Mississippi Link Newswire Tuskegee University professor and researcher Clayton Yates has received an $8.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study disease disparities in African American […]

Mena, panel of experts create first-ever care standard for men who have sex with men

August 23, 2017 in Health

Mississippi Link Newswire, When it comes to the health of gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men, the absence of a national standard of care leaves a […]

The most valuable gift

August 16, 2017 in Health

Dr. Timothy Quinn, Quinn Healthcare, When asked to write this article on healthy tips for parents preparing to help their children get off to a good school year, I thought […]

Obama urges Congress to show ‘courage’ on health care

May 8, 2017 in Health

By BOB SALSBERG BOSTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama, in his first public comments about the ongoing debate over his signature health care plan, implored members of Congress on […]

Mississippi to cut mental health services, lay off employees

May 3, 2017 in Health

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The Mississippi Department of Mental Health says it will eliminate 650 positions, some through layoffs, over the next year because of […]

Baptist hospital groups in Mississippi and Memphis merge

May 2, 2017 in Health

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi Baptist Health Systems and the larger Baptist Memorial Health Care of Memphis, Tennessee, have completed a merger, creating the largest […]