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Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
We’ve all heard the buzz around kale in the last few years, but don’t forget all the other great options out there.
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
Learn some common – and some unique – cardiac exercises
How stress can contribute to heart disease
Annual event supports heart patients in the Upstate
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
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
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
The amazing thing is that not only do pets help us to love; they also help us to stay healthy and to heal.
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Collection of cancer tissue samples could lead to breakthrough
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.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
This month celebrate breast cancer survivorship and bond with other nursing moms
Event held September 27
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
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Join us monthly for a five-minute health talk and 25 minutes of walking.
Pelham Medical Center (PMC) is now the only primary stroke center in Greer.
Hartells remember traumatic accident, stay in PICU
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
Find your symptoms, find your care
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
On Nov. 5 we
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
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
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
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.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
Vince Krydynski tries to bring humor, happiness to Gibbs patients as he volunteers
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute in Spotlight as National SpaceOAR Education & Resource Center
A day in the life of a trauma team at Spartanburg Medical Center
Catch a sneak peak of our upcoming Discover Health TV show
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
The American Heart Association redefined high blood pressure and patients have had many questions.
Street renamed for Charles Boone
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
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.
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.”
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
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.
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
SRHS dietician teaches how to grocery shop with a critical eye
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
Not getting enough sleep is ruining your day and health.
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Internet fads can lead to traumatic injuries
The warmth gives us the opportunity to still enjoy the outdoors, but be aware of the risks of heat stroke and dehydration.
Adding spices to your meals may have health benefits
Grant supports new chapel
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
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.
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
In 2016, the Foundation distributed $695,000 in grants.
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
Is juicing healthy?
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Medical Group of the Carolinas birth expert makes a difference as part of midwives organization.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
“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.”
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.
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
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
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
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
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.
Lung cancer kills 19 people every hour and causes more deaths than the next three most common cancers combined – colon, breast and prostate.
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
There are some things in your control and some things that are out of your hands entirely.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Cyclist dedicates annual rides to battling disease.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
'We wanted to bring this high quality care to our local patients,' said Gibbs Cancer Center physicist, Jacob Gersh, PhD.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
You may have a loved one who suffered from a transient ischemic attack (TIA). This is commonly called a “mini-stroke.”
John Gallagher, MD, has watched medicine evolve
Susan Hilsman, MD, describes challenges as part of Women in Medicine Month
An Uplifting Event to be held on Oct. 22
Octavia Amaechi, MD, shares why she became a doctor as part of Women in Medicine Month
New Union physician on front lines during Hurricane Maria
Smithworks Fine Jewelry to hold raffle on September 18
Learn how to help your baby at the Nurse Family Partnership Maternity Fair
A new test, called FIT, is less intrusive than a colonoscopy
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.
A diagnosis can be devastating and sometimes treatments can leave you looking or feeling different.
Mobile mammography comes to you
De-stressing to stay safe
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
Sometimes clinicians are faced with another life-saving choice – organ donation
John Cash has raised more than $60,000 and biked more than 80 miles for cancer
Allergist Robin Go, MD, shares the common allergies he sees
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
It’s amazing how such a small organ is so crucial to our survival.
Five reasons to attend a support group
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
Know the symptoms and don't
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
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
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
More than 100,000 people in South Carolina have diabetes but don’t even know it
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
Annual Spartanburg Regional Foundation event pairs fun with charity
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
Have you had your coffee fix today? It could benefit your health!
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
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
Smoothies are a healthy way to beat the heat.
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
“…we love on them so much.”
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.
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
SRHS nurse lives with a new heart.
“Spring is by far worse than fall for people with allergies,” said allergist Robin Go, MD.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
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
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute – Pelham expands CyberKnife services to treat non-cancerous conditions.
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
9-year-old shows that giving is better than getting.
What are nurse practitioners, and how do they improve patient care?
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
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.
How much is too much? Follow these 10 steps to keep portion size under control.
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
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.
Statistics show that December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
While lung cancer may take decades to develop, symptoms do not usually become obvious until the cancer is in its late stages.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
Put down the cigarette and take a deep breath of fresh air.
Women are 10 times more likely to suffer from thyroid disorders than males.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
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.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
Falls are a serious issue that can cause moderate to severe injuries, including hip fractures, lacerations, and head traumas.
With CyberKnife, radiation therapy for prostate cancer is completed in just five sessions.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Your life is not one-size-fits-all, so why should your workout be?
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
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.
“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.”
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.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Here are 7 tips to keep you on track while you’re on the trail.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
What you don’t know about your food CAN hurt you.
Bullying is increasingly recognized not just as a hurdle of childhood, but as a public health issue.
While the summer temperatures are still hot, athletes start preparing for their fall sports.
SRHS wants you to stay safe in the high temps.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Is this heartburn or something more?
Swimmer’s ear can be mild or serious, depending on the symptoms.
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
Study undertaken at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute.
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.
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
Read on for some ways to sustain your workout, and don't be another person who gives up after two weeks of trying.
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
At 37 years old, Lori was having a stroke.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
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.
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...