Radiation Therapy Wound Treatment Testimonial

Following a stage three cancer diagnosis, Gwen Magee underwent chemotherapy and seven weeks of radiation. While the treatment rid her body of cancer, the radiation left a wound that needed healing. Mrs. Magee spent eight weeks at South Central Wound…

October 22, 2014 | Healthbreak

Radiation Therapy Wound Care

Radiation therapy is an important tool in the treatment of cancer, but unfortunately, it can have a negative effect on some of the healthy tissue surrounding the cancerous tumor. Call South Central Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine at (601) 426-4739…

October 13, 2014 | Healthbreak

The Flu

Influenza, commonly known as the flu, is a respiratory illness that appears most frequently in winter and early spring. The flu is extremely contagious and most often spreads from person to person through coughing or sneezing. Certain groups of people…

October 8, 2014 | Healthbreak

Recovery & Seeking Help From Sexual Abuse

Every two minutes, an American is sexually assaulted. Help is available right here at South Central Regional Medical Center. For more information, call South Central Behavioral Health Services at (601) 426-9614.

September 29, 2014 | Healthbreak

South Central Classic 5K Winners

The 9th annual South Central Classic 5K was held on Saturday, September 20th at Gardiner Park in Downtown Laurel. This 5K was to raise awareness and funds for the American Heart Association. Sponsors for the South Central Classic included: Holifield Pest Management,…

September 23, 2014 | News

Preventing an ACL Injury is Key When Playing Sports

Preventing an ACL Injury is Key When Playing Sports Tear or rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) has become a serious problem for today’s athletes. The ACL is responsible for providing stability in the knee to prevent anterior translation…

September 23, 2014 | News