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Cyclist dedicates annual rides to battling disease.
September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness month and Dr. Schwab says knowing the symptoms is important
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
Lung cancer kills 19 people every hour and causes more deaths than the next three most common cancers combined – colon, breast and prostate.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
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.
While lung cancer may take decades to develop, symptoms do not usually become obvious until the cancer is in its late stages.
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
A new test, called FIT, is less intrusive than a colonoscopy
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute – Pelham expands CyberKnife services to treat non-cancerous conditions.
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
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.
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
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
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
There are some things in your control and some things that are out of your hands entirely.
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute in Spotlight as National SpaceOAR Education & Resource Center
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
While ovarian cancer is known as a “silent cancer,” women should watch for these six warning signs.
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute is using advanced biopsy technique to see what couldn’t be seen before.
Oncologist shares about his specialty and more
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
Collection of cancer tissue samples could lead to breakthrough
With CyberKnife, radiation therapy for prostate cancer is completed in just five sessions.
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Facilties designated as Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
Study undertaken at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute.
Smithworks Fine Jewelry to hold raffle on September 18
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
John Cash has raised more than $60,000 and biked more than 80 miles for cancer
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
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.
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
'We wanted to bring this high quality care to our local patients,' said Gibbs Cancer Center physicist, Jacob Gersh, PhD.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
This month celebrate breast cancer survivorship and bond with other nursing moms
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
This month, join us for National Healthcare Decisions Day, learn how to fight back against prediabetes and stay active and independent for life
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
Event held September 27
Annual event supports heart patients in the Upstate
Catch a sneak peak of our upcoming Discover Health TV show
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
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
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
“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.”
Pelham Medical Center (PMC) is now the only primary stroke center in Greer.
Hartells remember traumatic accident, stay in PICU
Vince Krydynski tries to bring humor, happiness to Gibbs patients as he volunteers
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
Street renamed for Charles Boone
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Event at Upward celebrates survivorship.
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
Globetrotting doctors now call Upstate SC home
An Uplifting Event to be held on Oct. 22
Mobile mammography comes to you
A day in the life of a trauma team at Spartanburg Medical Center
A new 3D mammography could be a game-changer for identifying early breast cancer.
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
Have you had your coffee fix today? It could benefit your health!
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
After being diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2015, Julia Lyons wanted to give back to Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
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.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
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.
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
Is this heartburn or something more?
SRHS dietician teaches how to grocery shop with a critical eye
Ovarian cancer survivor urges women to know their bodies.
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Adding spices to your meals may have health benefits
What happens after a mastectomy?
Relay For Life: Raising support and honoring lost loved ones
Is that cancer information on the internet reliable?
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
Cancer educator answers questions for patients, family, community
Five reasons to attend a support group
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Know the symptoms and don't
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
Several veterans work in the medical profession — from doctors to information technology — throughout Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
More than 100,000 people in South Carolina have diabetes but don’t even know it
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
11 sun safety tips to remember at the beach.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
“…we love on them so much.”
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
Join us monthly for a five-minute health talk and 25 minutes of walking.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
“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.”
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
For 60 years, Harrison Chapman dedicated her life to the Spartanburg community.
9-year-old shows that giving is better than getting.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
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.
Expert advice from the head of Pelham Medical Center’s primary stroke center.
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.
Every Christmas, families celebrate the lives of loved ones lost. The Spartanburg Regional Foundation and the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home give people a un
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.
Good health isn’t just taking medication. It’s also not just about having a strong, healthy body.
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
Recent research suggests that early specialization of one sport put the athlete at an increased risk of injury.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
As children get older, it is important to remember that protection from some vaccines begins to wear off.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
Teen Ginger Dailey donates to Gibbs for third year in a row.
You may have a loved one who suffered from a transient ischemic attack (TIA). This is commonly called a “mini-stroke.”
'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
Internet fads can lead to traumatic injuries
Susan Hilsman, MD, describes challenges as part of Women in Medicine Month
New Union physician on front lines during Hurricane Maria
Lady Slipper Garden Club works on new garden of nearly 200 new plants
Get the most benefit from ‘good bacteria’
Learn how to help your baby at the Nurse Family Partnership Maternity Fair
The warmth gives us the opportunity to still enjoy the outdoors, but be aware of the risks of heat stroke and dehydration.
New physician joins Union community
Being a new parent is a whirlwind of love and learning, and being overwhelmed can become a way of life.
Answers to common questions to ease fears of parents and children about shots
Doctor shares tips for reducing the sun’s damage
A diagnosis can be devastating and sometimes treatments can leave you looking or feeling different.
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
Potential for guidelines to be changed from 50 to 45
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
He was part of Spartanburg’s burgeoning rock scene years ago, now performs at hospice home
Grant supports new chapel
Sometimes clinicians are faced with another life-saving choice – organ donation
Allergist Robin Go, MD, shares the common allergies he sees
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
Sports medicine physician published in British medical journal
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Annual luncheon, held on April 26, honors Spartanburg Regional Hospice
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
Easter Meals help families gather together during a difficult time
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Find your symptoms, find your care
Learn some common – and some unique – cardiac exercises
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
Families remember loved ones who have passed away at hospice event
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
Family donates beloved car to support health care
On Nov. 5 we
New technology helps get patients back to driving
Hospice holds Christopher's Camp to help children and teens with bereavement
In 2016, the Foundation distributed $695,000 in grants.
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Sports Medicine Institute athlete Aidyn Wiggins wins gold at AAU Junior Olympics
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Immunizing your older child
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
Is juicing healthy?
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
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.
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
Special event honors hospice clinicians.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
What are nurse practitioners, and how do they improve patient care?
The amazing thing is that not only do pets help us to love; they also help us to stay healthy and to heal.
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
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
A large percentage of foodborne disease outbreaks are spread by contaminated hands.
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
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
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.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
Falls are a serious issue that can cause moderate to severe injuries, including hip fractures, lacerations, and head traumas.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
To get back to the sport, symptoms have to resolve completely.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
At 37 years old, Lori was having a stroke.
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
Distinguishing 'shin splints' and stress fractures can be difficult and should be done by a physician familiar with these complaints.
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.