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The amount of sugar and fat found most bags of Halloween candy can be downright scary.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s November events.
For some, traditions can be a reminder of loss and hosting visitors from out of town might be stressful.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards annual grants.
James D. McDermott, MD, is Spartanburg Regional’s newest sports medicine doctor
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
Trying to eat healthier doesn’t have to mean missing out on your holiday favorites.
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
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
We’ve all heard the buzz around kale in the last few years, but don’t forget all the other great options out there.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Had an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and medical professionals not been close by, Roach may not be alive today.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
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.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Street renamed for Charles Boone
This seafood entree packs a lot of flavor
Woman shares gratitude for mammography program that saved her life
SRHS nurse lives with a new heart.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
Tondre Buck, MD, was inspired to study medicine by his older brother, who is also a physician.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
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.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Annual Spartanburg Regional Foundation event pairs fun with charity
Carlton Schwab, MD, was a college student eating in a restaurant when he witnessed a man having a stroke.
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
SRHS Nurses Recognized with Palmetto Gold Award
Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute – Pelham expands CyberKnife services to treat non-cancerous conditions.
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
Bill Fitch wanted to give back to the Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home back to show his gratitude.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
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.
One of the most important, according to Dr. Bailey, is DTAP – the Diptheria, Tetanus and Pertussis vaccine.
Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
Pelham Medical Center and Union Medical Center were recognized by the South Carolina Hospital Association’s (SCHA) Working Well.
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
Motorcycle enthusiasts will be riding in the Upstate on Aug. 26 to raise money for hospice
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
Community engagement and leadership of a fast-growing hospital has resulted in Tony Kouskolekas’s being named one of the 50 Most Influential People of 2016
Hospital pediatric rehabilitation experts partner with equine therapy program HALTER.
“Food poisoning isn’t the mayonnaise, it's the bacteria growing on the mayonnaise that isn’t distributed across the whole food.”
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase and donation of additional AEDs for community organizations.
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
Your life is not one-size-fits-all, so why should your workout be?
“…we love on them so much.”
The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Eye organ donation gives SRHS associate new sight..
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Meal: Lunch, Serves: 6, Prep: 12 minutes, Cook Time: 7 minutes.
Families remember loved ones who have passed away at hospice event
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
With CyberKnife, radiation therapy for prostate cancer is completed in just five sessions.
Answered by Erin Bailey, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Special event honors hospice clinicians.
When words aren’t enough, you can thank a doctor on National Doctors’ Day by making a donation that will help future patients.
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
EID Public Outreach Program is an effort to save more lives by building on the relationships between hospitals in the state.
While the summer temperatures are still hot, athletes start preparing for their fall sports.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.
Through Hangar B, the Spartanburg Regional Foundation is helping provide schools, churches and nonprofits.
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
Spartanburg Regional partners with Aetna to offer Medicare plans
You’re starting to regret that third helping of green bean casserole, turkey and sweet potato pie you had on Thanksgiving.
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
Consultation on diagnoses matter to patients.
Watch as the Woodruff Law Dawgs complete their 18-mile trek and are greeted by a...
Several veterans work in the medical profession — from doctors to information technology — throughout Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in CDC effort.
Families in need apply with their local Salvation Army for help with toys and food for Christmas.
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
Answered by Marcia Para, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - Westside
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
They call it a silent cancer, but clinicians and survivors raise their voices to educate others about the disease.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System completes move to Beaumont.
Check out what we have scheduled this month
Sports Medicine Institute athlete Aidyn Wiggins wins gold at AAU Junior Olympics
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
IT uses technology and electronic records to transform care
Gibbs' international reputation for research is now beginning to attract the best and brightest researchers to the area.
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
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.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
Here's what you should know about organ donation.
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
The American Heart Association redefined high blood pressure and patients have had many questions.
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
Some of our neighbors are forced to choose between food, utilities or medical care.
Some traditional holiday foods can be healthy and are considered “superfoods.”
Three nurses across the healthcare system were recognized by patients and coworkers with the DAISY Nurses.
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
Event at Upward celebrates survivorship.
Beating cancer means Dick Sargent can focus on helping others.
“Spring is by far worse than fall for people with allergies,” said allergist Robin Go, MD.
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
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
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Put down the cigarette and take a deep breath of fresh air.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
There are some things in your control and some things that are out of your hands entirely.
Annual Hangar B event raises money, awareness for heart disease.
Recent research suggests that early specialization of one sport put the athlete at an increased risk of injury.
Grant aids those living with Parkinson’s disease.
To get back to the sport, symptoms have to resolve completely.
With flu season in full swing, here’s what you need to know:
Five reasons to attend a support group
Don’t join the one and four with this disease
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
Know the symptoms and don't "work through the pain"
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
More than 100,000 people in South Carolina have diabetes but don’t even know it
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
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
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Learn how this not-so-innocent fruit can ruin your summer.
Ways to protect your skin this summer.
Mental health is just as important to a person’s overall health as his or her physical condition.
Many of us take for granted the role our kidneys play in our bodies.
The cardiac rehab program helps heart patients recover from an illness and maintain good health.
It takes a strong team to contribute to the healthcare needs of a community.
“Most people do not realize they need it until it’s too late.”
For 60 years, Harrison Chapman dedicated her life to the Spartanburg community.
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
As mothers, we know guilt. If guilt was a college degree, we’d have earned a PhD by our child’s first birthday.
While lung cancer may take decades to develop, symptoms do not usually become obvious until the cancer is in its late stages.
Good health isn’t just taking medication. It’s also not just about having a strong, healthy body.
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Making the right decisions for your parents is difficult, and determining what is best for ailing parents can be even more trying.
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.
Health-related grants help improve wellness in the Upstate
Hospice volunteer donates time and bird feeders to hospice home
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Breast cancer survivor shares her story to encourage others
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
Immunizing your older child
“We Honor Veterans” is a collaborative effort of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
Your old vehicle can help someone in the community through the Spartanburg Regional Foundation.
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
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.
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Flavor collides with color in a fruit salad that packs in a lot of superfood nutrition
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
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.
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
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.
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.
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.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
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.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
Women are 10 times more likely to suffer from thyroid disorders than males.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
“I remember thinking, I’m only 35. How in the world did this happen?” Rosanne said.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
As children get older, it is important to remember that protection from some vaccines begins to wear off.
Cyclist dedicates annual rides to battling disease.
SRHS wants you to stay safe in the high temps.
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.
Ovarian cancer survivor urges women to know their bodies.
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
That dark brown mole on your back may be more than just a mole.
Answered by Jack Cleland, MD, Medical Group of the Carolinas - Pediatrics - North Grove
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 8; Portion Size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook Time: 15 minutes.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and leaves on the trees have turned green.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Distinguishing 'shin splints' and stress fractures can be difficult and should be done by a physician familiar with these complaints.
The healthcare system requests this as a precaution against the spread of influenza, and for everyone’s health and safety.
Hallie Pobanz, DO, works to ease pain during hospice care
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Pediatric rehabilitation experts pick therapeutic toys for annual Christmas party
Baby Lorelai received NICU care when she stopped breathing after birth
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
On Nov. 5 we "fall back" and that extra hour can help those who are sleep deprived!
New technology helps get patients back to driving
What to eat while tailgating and if you're playing the game
Have you had your coffee fix today? It could benefit your health!
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
There’s nothing to fear if you keep your eyes covered
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
Plastic surgeon brings unique skill of microsurgery
Technology at Spartanburg Medical Center monitors in real time.
Cool off with this tangy blend of cheese, tomatoes and peaches
Is juicing healthy?
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
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.
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Regular exercise helps ensure that life is just getting started at 65.
Nurses at Spartanburg Medical Center are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
One in 13 children has a food allergy.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Recognizes Leader and Associate of the Year
If you’re expecting to see creamy Italian rice in this dish, you’ll be surprised.
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.
As a result of this growth, the community’s need for diverse medical services is expanding at a rapid pace.
Join us monthly for a five-minute health talk and 25 minutes of walking.
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
Cheesecake is a weakness for many people – this recipe might cause a little less guilt.
9-year-old shows that giving is better than getting.
This black bean patty recipe packs so much flavor that you might find yourself reaching for a glass of water. It packs lots of protein, too.
Spartanburg Regional Foundation will provide $646,000 in health-related grants in 2017, as part of its continuing efforts to improve the health and wellness
Statistics show that December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.
Serves: 20; Portion size, 1 ounce; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 1 hour.
Charles Stroup, MD, retires after 39 years
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
Serves: 8; Portion size: 3/4 cup; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook time: 20 minutes.
Serves: 5; Prep: 20 minutes; Cook time: 45 minutes.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Employee retires after 57 years with Spartanburg Regional.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
Falls are a serious issue that can cause moderate to severe injuries, including hip fractures, lacerations, and head traumas.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
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
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
Immediate Care Center vs. Emergency Rooms
“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.”
As children head back to school, the likelihood for them to get sick is apt to rise.
Meal: Dessert; Serves: 6; Portion Size: Half a peach, 1 tablespoon chocolate sauce, 2 teaspoons of toasted almonds; Prep...
But you probably have a lot of questions: Which vaccines do they need? When do they need certain vaccines?
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
Meal: Supper; Portion Size: 4 ounces;
Know whose advice to take for your sunburned skin?
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
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.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
Read on for some ways to sustain your workout, and don't be another person who gives up after two weeks of trying.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
Meal: Lunch; Serves: 4; Prep: 10 minutes; Cook Time: 10 minutes.
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.
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 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.
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4.
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4; Portion Size: 3 ounces.