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2019 Art of Healing | March 23rd

Posted February 28, 2019

South Central Regional Medical Center Hosts the 11th Annual Art of Healing An Evening of Great Food, Live Music and a Silent and Live Auction for Great Cause. One of the most anticipated events in South Central Mississippi, the Art of Healing features items from around the country which have been donated for auction by […]

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March 18 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Hip Replacement Surgery

One of the interesting points that hip patients always make is how much it was hurting before, and how much better they feel after the surgery. Charles Black, an Orthopaedic Surgeon at South Central Regional Medical Center, states that one of the easy things to know if you have hip pain or not, is very […]

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March 12 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Art of Healing

Make plans now to attend the 11th Annual Art of Healing on Saturday, March 23rd at The Gables in Laurel. The event starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased online at scrmc.com. The event features a live and silent auction, food, a cash bar and live music by Dr. Zarr’s Amazing […]

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March 11 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Art of Healing

Make plans now to attend the 11th Annual Art of Healing on Saturday March 23rd at The Gables in Laurel. The event starts at 7 pm. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased on line at scrmc.com. The event features a live and silent auction, food, a cash bar, and live music by Dr. Zarr’s […]

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March 04 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Sports Performance+ Program Update

The sports performance program at South Central is a comprehensive program where the staff works with young athletes to professional athletes. Participants range from early as age eight to professional athletes. Derrick Burgess, an Orthopaedic Surgeon and Fellowship Trained Sports Medicine Specialist with South Central Orthopaedics, states, “At any time, you might have a group […]

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February 25 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Kelsi Jackson Knee Testimonial

Kelsi Jackson, a Knee Surgery Patient and High School Basketball Player. When I was in the 10th grade, I had a sharp pain in my knee. Every little step, every little jump, every little movement I would give, it just hurt. The surgery has made me who I am now. I don’t have to worry […]

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February 18 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Diabetes Pt. 2- Treatment at SCRMC

South Central Regional Medical Center has developed a diabetes program. We are accepting all diabetic patients to aggressively manage their diabetes, using all of the new, wonderful tools, medications, training and teaching, that we have to manage diabetes effectively and reduce all of these terrible side effects and complications. Proper diet, exercise, and weight loss […]

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February 11 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Diabetes Pt. 1- Signs and Symptoms

As many as 40 % of adult Mississippians over the age of 65 have diabetes. There are 2 primary types of diabetes: Type 1 and Type 2. Most patients, most adults have Type 2 diabetes. Most people don’t notice signs and that’s the reason it’s so important to screen. It’s so easy. A simple blood […]

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February 04 2019

SCRMC | Intro to Community & Signs of Heart Attack

With heart attack and stroke, time is of incredible importance. JAMES BRONSON, D.O. Emergency Department Physician with South Central’s Emergency Department says one condition he sees often in the emergency room, a heart attack, can sometimes begin with subtle, hard to spot symptoms. If you think you or a loved one is having a heart […]

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January 28 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Community Health Fair 2019

Many of you have already made your new year’s resolutions for 2019, and good health is at the top of the list. In an effort to improve your health, South Central Regional Medical Center is hosting a free Community Health Fair for adults Friday, February 1st from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at South Central […]

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January 21 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Men’s Depression

Depression is a normal human reaction to a stressful event and it can include a feeling of being overwhelmed, irritable and even hopeless. Brett Cutrer, a therapist at South Central Behavioral Health Services says, for men, these feelings can be exceptionally difficult to handle. Brett says one of the reasons many men struggle with depression, […]

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