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Medications & Diabetes | June 11

Posted June 6, 2019

Diabetes is a disorder of blood sugar levels. It occurs because insulin in the body does not work effectively. As a result, the body struggles to regulate blood sugar levels. There are so many medications available for diabetes that it can be difficult knowing which is best. Mark Horne, MD, SCRMC, will explain the different types […]

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May 13 2019

SCRMC Volunteer Program Recognizes Caring Teens

In 2018, South Central Regional Medical Center began a teen volunteer program in conjunction with its adult program. The Caring Teen Volunteer Program is open to local teenagers, ages 16 to 18. Along with providing volunteer opportunities, the teens are able to observe and develop new skills, network with medical professionals, become educated on the […]

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May 13 2019

Hope for Children with Communication Issues | Pediatric Speech Therapy

Pediatric Speech Therapy at South Central Regional Medical Center Provides Hope for Children with Communication Issues The greatest independence that one is given is the ability to communicate, yet for many children this is not possible. Anything that impairs a child’s ability to communicate, limits their life. Communication disorders come in many forms like stuttering, […]

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May 13 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | ComfortCare Hospice Testimonial

I’m proud to recommend ComfortCare. Anyone would benefit from using Hospice. If I had to put a label on the team that I had, I would say that it was a championship team. They knew what they were doing. They sat and talked to me and encouraged me, and helped me through a really bad […]

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May 10 2019

Testimonial | ComfortCare Hospice

Testimonial from Vivian Watson – Hospice Services ComfortCare Hospice – A Division of South Central Regional Medical Center | 601-422-0054 Vivian Watson had just retired from a 59-year nursing career when her ex-husband became ill.  Three years later, when his health started to decline further, Ms. Watson made the decision to call ComfortCare Hospice. ComfortCare […]

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May 07 2019

South Central Behavioral Health Services and the City of Laurel Encourages the Community to Examine ‘Why They Care’

South Central Behavioral Health Services and the City of Laurel Encourages the Community to Examine ‘Why They Care’. South Central Behavioral Health Services (SCBHS) is dedicated to the mental health needs of the community.  Mayor Johnny Magee with the City of Laurel declared the month of May as Mental Health Month.  Healthcare professionals are working to raise […]

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May 06 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Annual Check-Ups for Men

Just like you take your car in for regular maintenance, you want to do maintenance on the most important thing, which is yourself. if not for yourself, for your spouse, or for your children, or grandchildren, to make sure that you will stay healthy and be able to enjoy your family relationships and life in […]

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May 03 2019

Annual Check-Ups for Men | South Central Family Medicine

Annual Check-Ups for Men South Central Family Medicine – A South Central Clinic | 1203 Jefferson Street, Laurel, MS 39440 Men schedule appointments to see their doctor for different reasons. Some only go to see a doctor when they have a concern or are experiencing a new problem. Others see their doctor more regularly, such […]

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April 29 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Shoulder Surgery Testimonial

Dr. O’Keeffe made three small incisions. They healed up. There’s no scars. You can’t even tell I had surgery. The problem can be fixed. You don’t have to live with shoulder pain. If your shoulder hurts, come on in and let’s see if we can make it better for you. For more information, visit scrmc.com.

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April 23 2019

Depression and Diabetes | May 14

Studies show that people with diabetes have a greater risk of depression than people without diabetes.The stress of daily diabetes management can build. You may feel alone or set apart from your friends and family because of all this extra work. If you face diabetes complications such as nerve damage, or if you are having […]

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April 22 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Shoulder Pain

They don’t have to live with shoulder pain. If your shoulder hurts, come on in and let’s see if we can make it better for you. The operations that we do nowadays are much, much more friendly to the patient than the older operations were. We often use arthroscopic surgery. For more information, click here.

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