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'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s March events.
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
They call it a silent cancer, but clinicians and survivors raise their voices to educate others about the disease.
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
Lung cancer kills 19 people every hour and causes more deaths than the next three most common cancers combined – colon, breast and prostate.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
This month, join us for a free hernia screening, grief support groups, and yoga for cancer survivor
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Put down the cigarette and take a deep breath of fresh air.
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
“When it got to where I couldn’t breathe well or bend over to tie my shoes, I decided I had to make a change.”
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
More than 100,000 people in South Carolina have diabetes but don’t even know it
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
While lung cancer may take decades to develop, symptoms do not usually become obvious until the cancer is in its late stages.
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
From the SAT and ACT to end-of-course academic exams, high stakes standardized tests are a big part of the high school and college experience.
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
Providing medical care to the workforce takes a special kind of expertise that looks at the problem from all angles.
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
New technology helps get patients back to driving
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Street renamed for Charles Boone
This seafood entree packs a lot of flavor
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
Medical Group of the Carolinas birth expert makes a difference as part of midwives organization.
Too busy planning and taking care of everyone else, Peggy McQuade, single mom of two grown daughters, attributed her exhaustion and various symptoms to her busy
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
Join us monthly for a five-minute health talk and 25 minutes of walking.
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
Check out what we have scheduled this month
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
SRHS nurse lives with a new heart.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s November events.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Life gets so busy that you put your health on the back burner. But not getting health screenings — like a colonoscopy — puts your life at risk.
What are nurse practitioners, and how do they improve patient care?
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability and the fifth leading cause of death in the US, with more than 800,000 strokes occurring each year.
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
Learn how this not-so-innocent fruit can ruin your summer.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute – Pelham expands CyberKnife services to treat non-cancerous conditions.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
This black bean patty recipe packs so much flavor that you might find yourself reaching for a glass of water. It packs lots of protein, too.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1-1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 50 minutes.
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
Veterans have served their country in faraway places like Southeast Asia, the Persian Gulf, Italy and Korea. Unfortunately, many of them are now living in pover
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
It takes a lot to slow me down. Cancer tried to, and maybe won a little bit, but I found ways to win that battle.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
The healthcare system requests this as a precaution against the spread of influenza, and for everyone’s health and safety.
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
Cancer physician departs for mountaineering excursion.
How much is too much? Follow these 10 steps to keep portion size under control.
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 4; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook Time: 10 minutes.
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
11 sun safety tips to remember at the beach.
If you’re expecting to see creamy Italian rice in this dish, you’ll be surprised.
For 60 years, Harrison Chapman dedicated her life to the Spartanburg community.
Community engagement and leadership of a fast-growing hospital has resulted in Tony Kouskolekas’s being named one of the 50 Most Influential People of 2016
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
A large percentage of foodborne disease outbreaks are spread by contaminated hands.
Expert advice from the head of Pelham Medical Center’s primary stroke center.
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
There are some things in your control and some things that are out of your hands entirely.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
After being diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2015, Julia Lyons wanted to give back to Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
One in 13 children has a food allergy.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4.
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
Find your symptoms, find your care
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
Sports Medicine Institute athlete Aidyn Wiggins wins gold at AAU Junior Olympics
Is juicing healthy?
“…we love on them so much.”
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
Cheesecake is a weakness for many people – this recipe might cause a little less guilt.
9-year-old shows that giving is better than getting.
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Falls are a serious issue that can cause moderate to severe injuries, including hip fractures, lacerations, and head traumas.
While ovarian cancer is known as a “silent cancer,” women should watch for these six warning signs.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
What you don’t know about your food CAN hurt you.
Serves: 9; Portion Size: 1 cupcake.
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Hospice holds Christopher's Camp to help children and teens with bereavement
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
Eye organ donation gives SRHS associate new sight..
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
Serves: 4; Portion size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 15 minutes.
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Families remember loved ones who have passed away at hospice event
Collection of cancer tissue samples could lead to breakthrough
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
Flavor collides with color in a fruit salad that packs in a lot of superfood nutrition
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
The goal of the public art is to celebrate creativity, enhance urban identity, encourage public-private partnerships, and drive economic development.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
With CyberKnife, radiation therapy for prostate cancer is completed in just five sessions.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
Serves: 4; Portion Size: 8 ounces; Prep: 20 mins; Cook Time: 30 minutes
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
Answered by Erin Bailey, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Easter Meals help families gather together during a difficult time
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
Family donates beloved car to support health care
In 2016, the Foundation distributed $695,000 in grants.
Have you had your coffee fix today? It could benefit your health!
Cool off with this tangy blend of cheese, tomatoes and peaches
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Special event honors hospice clinicians.
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
When words aren’t enough, you can thank a doctor on National Doctors’ Day by making a donation that will help future patients.
Serves: 20; Portion size, 1 ounce; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 1 hour.
Facilties designated as Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers.
Every Christmas, families celebrate the lives of loved ones lost. The Spartanburg Regional Foundation and the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home give people a un
Serves: 8; Portion size: 3/4 cup; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook time: 20 minutes.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
While the summer temperatures are still hot, athletes start preparing for their fall sports.
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
At 37 years old, Lori was having a stroke.
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
“Distraction is a big problem, both while driving and walking,” said Penny Shaw, Safe Kids Spartanburg coordinator.
As children head back to school, the likelihood for them to get sick is apt to rise.
Study undertaken at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
'We wanted to bring this high quality care to our local patients,' said Gibbs Cancer Center physicist, Jacob Gersh, PhD.
Distinguishing 'shin splints' and stress fractures can be difficult and should be done by a physician familiar with these complaints.
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
On Nov. 5 we "fall back" and that extra hour can help those who are sleep deprived!
Immunizing your older child
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
“I’m interested in so many areas” of the system, Cozzoli says. “I wish I had enough money to do more for all of them.”
But you probably have a lot of questions: Which vaccines do they need? When do they need certain vaccines?
Read on for some ways to sustain your workout, and don't be another person who gives up after two weeks of trying.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
There’s nothing to fear if you keep your eyes covered
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
Mental health is just as important to a person’s overall health as his or her physical condition.
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
Spartanburg Regional is proud to join the community in Seeing Spartanburg.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...
The American Heart Association redefined high blood pressure and patients have had many questions.
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Charles Stroup, MD, retires after 39 years
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Meal: Dessert; Serves: 6; Portion Size: Half a peach, 1 tablespoon chocolate sauce, 2 teaspoons of toasted almonds; Prep...
Follow these 7 steps to help prevent the lice spreading to your child’s head.
Cyclist dedicates annual rides to battling disease.
Meal: Supper; Portion Size: 4 ounces;
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
Annual Spartanburg Regional Foundation event pairs fun with charity
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
Families in need apply with their local Salvation Army for help with toys and food for Christmas.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Cancer librarian answers questions for patients, family, community
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Know the symptoms and don't "work through the pain"
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
As if women need one more thing to worry about, there’s this: the things we worry about really aren’t all in our minds.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation will provide $646,000 in health-related grants in 2017, as part of its continuing efforts to improve the health and wellness
Statistics show that December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
Employee retires after 57 years with Spartanburg Regional.
Recent research suggests that early specialization of one sport put the athlete at an increased risk of injury.
As children get older, it is important to remember that protection from some vaccines begins to wear off.
Teen Ginger Dailey donates to Gibbs for third year in a row.
The warmth of the sun may feel nice on your skin, but the longer the rays beat down on you, your skin is being damaged.
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Many of us take for granted the role our kidneys play in our bodies.
We’ve all heard the buzz around kale in the last few years, but don’t forget all the other great options out there.
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Answered by Jack Cleland, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Answered by Marcia Para, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - Westside
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4; Portion Size: 3 ounces.
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
Smoothies are a healthy way to beat the heat.
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
One of the most important, according to Dr. Bailey, is DTAP – the Diptheria, Tetanus and Pertussis vaccine.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
Heavy backpacks can cause pain to a child’s back, neck and shoulders, and it also can contribute to headaches.
Making the right decisions for your parents is difficult, and determining what is best for ailing parents can be even more trying.
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
You may have a loved one who suffered from a transient ischemic attack (TIA). This is commonly called a “mini-stroke.”
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.
How stress can contribute to heart disease
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
Good health isn’t just taking medication. It’s also not just about having a strong, healthy body.
Serves: 5; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 45 minutes.
Here are a few simple tips to keep your little ghouls safe on Halloween.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
Bullying is increasingly recognized not just as a hurdle of childhood, but as a public health issue.
SRHS dietician teaches how to grocery shop with a critical eye
Ovarian cancer survivor urges women to know their bodies.
Not getting enough sleep is ruining your day and health.
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
Five reasons to attend a support group
Several veterans work in the medical profession — from doctors to information technology — throughout Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
The amount of sugar and fat found most bags of Halloween candy can be downright scary.
This delicious salad blends several sharp flavors – blueberries, pickled red onions and jalapeños, and the richness of a lemon raspberry vinaigrette.
Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends and food. But it’s also a day to be especially cautious when it comes to cooking fires.
Your life is not one-size-fits-all, so why should your workout be?
The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
Is this heartburn or something more?
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
To get back to the sport, symptoms have to resolve completely.
Pelham Medical Center (PMC) is now the only primary stroke center in Greer.
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Event at Upward celebrates survivorship.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Women are 10 times more likely to suffer from thyroid disorders than males.
SRHS wants you to stay safe in the high temps.
Swimmer’s ear can be mild or serious, depending on the symptoms.
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
“Spring is by far worse than fall for people with allergies,” said allergist Robin Go, MD.
The amazing thing is that not only do pets help us to love; they also help us to stay healthy and to heal.
Know whose advice to take for your sunburned skin?
Meal: Lunch or Supper; Serves: 6; Portion Size: 1 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 20 minutes.
While you are planning your resolutions, make plans to keep yourself and your family warm and safe.
You’re starting to regret that third helping of green bean casserole, turkey and sweet potato pie you had on Thanksgiving.
The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and leaves on the trees have turned green.
March 30 recognizes National Doctors' Day
Spring Break isn’t for resting at the Sports Medicine Institute
Learn some common – and some unique – cardiac exercises
It’s amazing how such a small organ is so crucial to our survival.
As chairman of the Spartanburg Regional Foundation Heart Division board, Dr. Fulmer works to help heart patients
Want to keep the weight off? Don’t do it alone
To many people, impaired driving means driving under the influence of alcohol, which is an incomplete definition
Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s December events.
Here are 7 tips to keep you on track while you’re on the trail.