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Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
This month, join us for National Healthcare Decisions Day, learn how to fight back against prediabetes and stay active and independent for life
Easy ways to change up your diet for a happier, healthier heart
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
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.”
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
Stephen Kana, MD, brings 30 years of experience to new location
Providing medical care to the workforce takes a special kind of expertise that looks at the problem from all angles.
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Street renamed for Charles Boone
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
Mental health is just as important to a person’s overall health as his or her physical condition.
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.
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
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
There are some things in your control and some things that are out of your hands entirely.
The amount of sugar and fat found most bags of Halloween candy can be downright scary.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
The goal of the public art is to celebrate creativity, enhance urban identity, encourage public-private partnerships, and drive economic development.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
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.
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
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
“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
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
Several veterans work in the medical profession — from doctors to information technology — throughout Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
“The ability to stock unique meds for unique disease states simply allows us to help our neighbors”
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
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
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Former hospital president changed health care in Upstate
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.
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
Recipe demonstration promotes heart health
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
Many of us take for granted the role our kidneys play in our bodies.
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
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
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
Spartanburg Regional’s new Critical Care Pavilion opens
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
The amazing thing is that not only do pets help us to love; they also help us to stay healthy and to heal.
How much is too much? Follow these 10 steps to keep portion size under control.
Expert advice from the head of Pelham Medical Center’s primary stroke center.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
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.
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
Organ donors remembered during Donate Life Month
Annual luncheon, held on April 26, honors Spartanburg Regional Hospice
Don’t join the one in four with this disease
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
“…we love on them so much.”
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
Nancy Welch encourages other during her cancer journey
SRHS nurse lives with a new heart.
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 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.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
Learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
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.
They call it a silent cancer, but clinicians and survivors raise their voices to educate others about the disease.
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
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.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Project SEARCH spreads throughout South Carolina.
'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
What you don’t know could be hurting your game.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree remembers those who have passed away
Grant supports new chapel
What you need to know about making healthcare decisions
Spartanburg Regional named 2018 Workplace of the Year
Trauma Services Department works to teach people how to stop the bleed
Vitamin D can play a role in your skin and bone health
Cancer educator answers questions for patients, family, community
Employees giving back to Spartanburg Regional in 2017
REBOA raises the bar in trauma care
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Annual Spartanburg Regional Foundation event pairs fun with charity
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
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
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.
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
No one likes to think about the possibility of an unforeseen trauma or life-threatening illness. But it can happen.
A cancer diagnosis set Skipper Brawley on a path to new friendships and opportunities to serve others.
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
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.
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.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
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.
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
Spartanburg Regional is proud to join the community in Seeing Spartanburg.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
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.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
“Distraction is a big problem, both while driving and walking,” said Penny Shaw, Safe Kids Spartanburg coordinator.
Bullying is increasingly recognized not just as a hurdle of childhood, but as a public health issue.
SRHS wants you to stay safe in the high temps.
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
Fran Kunda, MD, isn’t one to seek attention, so being recognized as the South Carolina Academy...
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
Read on for some ways to sustain your workout, and don't be another person who gives up after two weeks of trying.
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
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
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
Distinguishing 'shin splints' and stress fractures can be difficult and should be done by a physician familiar with these complaints.
This month, schedule your free skin cancer screening, prepare for a new baby and get ready for a new you at our surgical weight loss information seminars.
A Closer Look at MyChart
Mobile mammography comes to you
A day in the life of a trauma team at Spartanburg Medical Center
This month, join us and kick off summer with Pelham Medical Center, celebrate survivorship, and prepare for your new bundle of joy.
Relay For Life: Raising support and honoring lost loved ones
Organization teaches children how to be safe
Catch a sneak peak of our upcoming Discover Health TV show
Lifestyle changes to lessen your chance of stroke
Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s May events. This month, join us for Healing at Hatcher, learn how to prepare for your new bundle of joy
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.
Renee Dean, Joseph Maurice Hood, Lauren Rauscher and Karen Smith were selected among the top 100
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
Sports medicine coach describes the workouts behind Upward Stars’ volleyball success
Easter Meals help families gather together during a difficult time
Learn some common – and some unique – cardiac exercises
As chairman of the Spartanburg Regional Foundation Heart Division board, Dr. Fulmer works to help heart patients
How stress can contribute to heart disease
Brand-new, 55,000-square-foot multi-floor space aids Upstate patients
Strength and Conditioning experts to attend fourth annual event
Ways to stay healthy while others are sick
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
Five reasons to attend a support group
The American Heart Association redefined high blood pressure and patients have had many questions.
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Families remember loved ones who have passed away at hospice event
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
Know the symptoms and don't
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
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
On Nov. 5 we
New technology helps get patients back to driving
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
Hospice holds Christopher's Camp to help children and teens with bereavement
In 2016, the Foundation distributed $695,000 in grants.
Falls leading cause of injury for older adults
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
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
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.
This delicious salad blends several sharp flavors – blueberries, pickled red onions and jalapeños, and the richness of a lemon raspberry vinaigrette.
11 sun safety tips to remember at the beach.
Spartanburg Medical Center’s June DAISY award recipient is Cindy Bryant, RN.
One in 13 children has a food allergy.
6 things you can do to stay safe and prepare for an emergency.
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Flavor collides with color in a fruit salad that packs in a lot of superfood nutrition
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
Tony Kouskolekas emphasizes how the two go hand-in-hand
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.
What can a whole-food, plant-based diet can do for your health and your waistline?
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.
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
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.
Serves: 8; Portion size: 3/4 cup; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook time: 20 minutes.
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.
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.
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
Serves: 5; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 45 minutes.
Women are 10 times more likely to suffer from thyroid disorders than males.
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.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
Here are a few simple tips to keep your little ghouls safe on Halloween.
With CyberKnife, radiation therapy for prostate cancer is completed in just five sessions.
While ovarian cancer is known as a “silent cancer,” women should watch for these six warning signs.
Serves: 4; Portion size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes.
Serves: 4; Portion Size: 8 ounces; Prep: 20 mins; Cook Time: 30 minutes
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
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.
But you probably have a lot of questions: Which vaccines do they need? When do they need certain vaccines?
Heavy backpacks can cause pain to a child’s back, neck and shoulders, and it also can contribute to headaches.
Meal: Supper; Portion Size: 4 ounces;
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.
Ovarian cancer survivor urges women to know their bodies.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
Teen Ginger Dailey donates to Gibbs for third year in a row.
New Weight Loss Services Offered at Pelham Medical Center
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.
“When an unexpected, non-emergent health need comes up, our immediate care center models are...
'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.”
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.
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.
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
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.