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With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
What are nurse practitioners, and how do they improve patient care?
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
Annual luncheon, held on April 26, honors Spartanburg Regional Hospice
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
An innovative program supported by Spartanburg Regional Foundation gives employees another shot at their education
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
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.
Grant supports new chapel
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
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
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.
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
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
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
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.
“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.”
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
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...
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
Street renamed for Charles Boone
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
This month, join us for National Healthcare Decisions Day, learn how to fight back against prediabetes and stay active and independent for life
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
“…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.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Pelham Medical Center (PMC) is now the only primary stroke center in Greer.
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.
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
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.
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
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.
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
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.
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
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Find your symptoms, find your care
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
AccessHealth connects patients to care
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.
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
Providing medical care to the workforce takes a special kind of expertise that looks at the problem from all angles.
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
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.
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.
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
Good health isn’t just taking medication. It’s also not just about having a strong, healthy body.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
Making the right decisions for your parents is difficult, and determining what is best for ailing parents can be even more trying.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
A new test, called FIT, is less intrusive than a colonoscopy
Mobile mammography comes to you
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
A new 3D mammography could be a game-changer for identifying early breast cancer.
Sometimes clinicians are faced with another life-saving choice – organ donation
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
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
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
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
After being diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2015, Julia Lyons wanted to give back to Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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.
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
Join us monthly for a five-minute health talk and 25 minutes of walking.
SRHS nurse lives with a new heart.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
“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.
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
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.
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
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.
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
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
Put down the cigarette and take a deep breath of fresh air.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
“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.
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
“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.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
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
SRHS dietician teaches how to grocery shop with a critical eye
Study undertaken at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute.
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
'We wanted to bring this high quality care to our local patients,' said Gibbs Cancer Center physicist, Jacob Gersh, PhD.
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.
'This cancer center will serve generations to come,' said David Church, DHA.
You may have a loved one who suffered from a transient ischemic attack (TIA). This is commonly called a “mini-stroke.”
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.
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
New physician joins Union community
Amanda Kinney, DO, joins childhood practice
Being a new parent is a whirlwind of love and learning, and being overwhelmed can become a way of life.
Actually it's both.
A diagnosis can be devastating and sometimes treatments can leave you looking or feeling different.
The new Medicare cards include a unique Medicare number that is more secure to protect the patient’s identity.
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
A Closer Look at MyChart
Relay For Life: Raising support and honoring lost loved ones
Allergist Robin Go, MD, shares the common allergies he sees
Is that cancer information on the internet reliable?
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
March 30 recognizes National Doctors' Day
Cancer educator answers questions for patients, family, community
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
How stress can contribute to heart disease
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
Five reasons to attend a support group
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
On Nov. 5 we
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
A cancer vaccine for pre-teens and teens.
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
Cool off with this tangy blend of cheese, tomatoes and peaches
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Learn how this not-so-innocent fruit can ruin your summer.
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
This delicious salad blends several sharp flavors – blueberries, pickled red onions and jalapeños, and the richness of a lemon raspberry vinaigrette.
Event at Upward celebrates survivorship.
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
Flavor collides with color in a fruit salad that packs in a lot of superfood nutrition
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute – Pelham expands CyberKnife services to treat non-cancerous conditions.
Mental health is just as important to a person’s overall health as his or her physical condition.
When words aren’t enough, you can thank a doctor on National Doctors’ Day by making a donation that will help future patients.
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.
Cheesecake is a weakness for many people – this recipe might cause a little less guilt.
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
For 60 years, Harrison Chapman dedicated her life to the Spartanburg community.
9-year-old shows that giving is better than getting.
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.
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.
Families in need apply with their local Salvation Army for help with toys and food for Christmas.
Serves: 20; Portion size, 1 ounce; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 1 hour.
Charles Stroup, MD, retires after 39 years
Serves: 8; Portion size: 3/4 cup; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook time: 20 minutes.
While lung cancer may take decades to develop, symptoms do not usually become obvious until the cancer is in its late stages.
Lung cancer kills 19 people every hour and causes more deaths than the next three most common cancers combined – colon, breast and prostate.
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
Serves: 5; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 45 minutes.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
Employee retires after 57 years with Spartanburg Regional.
Spartanburg Regional is proud to join the community in Seeing Spartanburg.
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.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
Serves: 4; Portion size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes.
Serves: 4; Portion Size: 8 ounces; Prep: 20 mins; Cook Time: 30 minutes
As children get older, it is important to remember that protection from some vaccines begins to wear off.
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
“Distraction is a big problem, both while driving and walking,” said Penny Shaw, Safe Kids Spartanburg coordinator.
Meal: Dessert; Serves: 6; Portion Size: Half a peach, 1 tablespoon chocolate sauce, 2 teaspoons of toasted almonds; Prep...
The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Cyclist dedicates annual rides to battling disease.
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SRHS wants you to stay safe in the high temps.
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...
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
Answered by Jack Cleland, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Answered by Erin Bailey, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Answered by Marcia Para, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - Westside
Teen Ginger Dailey donates to Gibbs for third year in a row.
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 15 minutes.
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 4; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook Time: 10 minutes.
At 37 years old, Lori was having a stroke.
Not getting enough sleep is ruining your day and health.
Meal: Lunch or Supper; Serves: 6; Portion Size: 1 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 20 minutes.
Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1-1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 50 minutes.
'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.
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Meal: Supper; Serves: 4; Portion Size: 3 ounces.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.