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Different perspectives, one goal: breast cancer prevention
With flu upon us, staying healthy is key to keeping those holiday plans.
Surgery technique helps women after mastectomy
Total knee replacement surgery is the most common inpatient surgery for middle age and older Americans.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant
Spartanburg Medical Center earns national baby accreditation.
Violence changes a child’s decision-making abilities.
SANE nurses care for cases of assault, violence.
Spartanburg Regional takes part in Hospitals Against Violence Day.
As internal medicine physicians, sometimes known as internists, we are “gatekeepers.”
To help ease the stress of having a baby in the NICU, we installed 40 cameras 2017 to connect families with their hospitalized babies.
HPV-related head and neck cancer is on the rise, and some experts are predicting an epidemic in the next decade.
One of the greatest gifts any person has to give is time.
Identifying osteoporosis early could be a life-saver.
Women should get bone density screenings every two years
Medical Group of the Carolinas birth expert makes a difference as part of midwives organization.
Many of us take for granted the role our kidneys play in our bodies.
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.
Crowley knows only too well that not all heart disease is determined by what you eat or how often you exercise.
Plant-based nutrition can help with cancer patients in recovery or still receiving therapy.
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.
It’s a Girl! First New Year’s Baby at Spartanburg Medical Center Born at 2:36 a.m.
Statistics show that December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.
Know when to call 9-1-1 for a heart attack and don't wait too late.
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.
They call it a silent cancer, but clinicians and survivors raise their voices to educate others about the disease.
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.
Mammography is the key to detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages when it is most treatable.
On October 17, Spartanburg Regional Foundation will host An Uplifting Event luncheon to a sold out crowd.
“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.
It’s tough to see a loved one dealing with cancer. Being a caregiver for a loved one also is challenging.
While ovarian cancer is known as a “silent cancer,” women should watch for these six warning signs.
Susan G. Komen Foundation awards Bearden-Josey Center with grant.
As a caregiver, do you experience feelings of inadequacy?
Ovarian cancer survivor urges women to know their bodies.
Heart disease survivor tells women to listen to their bodies.
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.
Distinguishing 'shin splints' and stress fractures can be difficult and should be done by a physician familiar with these complaints.
'We needed to go beyond the walls of the hospital,' said Dr. Fulmer.
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.”
Spartanburg Regional Foundation Awards Annual Grants
Looking for a heart healthy but romantic dish? We've got you covered.
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
A diet rich in diverse fruits and vegetables will give your child a boost in school
Spartanburg County leading its peers in improving community health
Spartanburg Regional expands Corporate Health services for employers
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
The healthcare system requests this as a precaution against the spread of influenza, and for everyone’s health and safety.
In an effort to help improve health in the Upstate, SRHS created a culture of promoting healthy, yet affordable food.
The amount of sugar and fat found most bags of Halloween candy can be downright scary.
Patients will remain in-network with uninterrupted care.
Spartanburg is one of five communities across the United States to take part in the Way to Wellville.
Pelham Medical Center wins national award.
SRHS is proud to be a partner in the HealthyCommunity50 Program.
Here are some tips to stay de-stressed to help your heart - and your mood.
“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.”
While nurses and doctors keep patients healthy, IT keeps patient information safe
Talk to your doctor today to find out when you can activate your MyChart account.
Union welcomes new pediatrician.
TRANSFORM SC is part of a national effort to better understand the factors that impact child health.
SRHS nurse lives with a new heart.
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
Facilties designated as Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers.
Guardian Research Network collaborates with GRAIL in massive effort to revolutionize detection.
The word Zika has been popping up in the news over the last few weeks.
MGC—OB/GYN—Union helps moms while growing their family.
Consortium to quickly match cancer patients to trials offering the greatest potential for a cure.
Check out what we have scheduled this month
Survivors encouraged women for early screenings, to live life to the fullest
Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s November events.
While surgery can help people improve their mobility, the recovery is not easy.
Bearden-Josey women's cycling team inspires and encourages women
Home Health nurses help patient after tractor accident.
93-year-old man and wife are active as SRHS volunteers
Pelham Medical Center tops in Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save the life of a person suffering a heart attack.
“…we love on them so much.”
The mascot, along with his name, was unveiled as part of SRHS’s 2017 Hospital Week celebration.
Mental health is just as important to a person’s overall health as his or her physical condition.
Hospitals all over the world are working diligently to achieve a high level of care and give mothers the very best start.
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan of South Carolina have designated Spartanburg Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center.
Consider this approach to your holiday meals.
Healthgrades names hospital among top 10 percent in the nation.
Reunion gathers families with a shared bond.
Spartanburg Regional helps raise awareness to fight breast cancer.
Hospital and library partner bringing archives online.
Heart attack patient seen through hard times by AccessHealth.
Spartanburg Medical Center joins with HALTER for pediatric rehabilitation.
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.
Making the right decisions for your parents is difficult, and determining what is best for ailing parents can be even more trying.
It's important to know the types of ailments that can be treated in an Immediate Care facility.
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
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System names physician, leader and associate of the year.
Founding members of the Foundation honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Have you ever heard the phrase “eat a rainbow a day?”
Five reasons to attend a support group
Don’t join the one and four with this disease
Safe Kids Spartanburg works to prevent unintentional childhood injury
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 "work through the pain"
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
Instead of revamping your holiday foods into new meals, consider some alternatives
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
Twins thriving following 102-day stay in NICU
When someone’s health is in decline, family gatherings become that much more important
Family donates beloved car to support health care
Street renamed for Charles Boone
Hospitalists work as ‘primary care physicians’ for patients in hospital
NICU Fund provides training for special massage therapy
With the help of Spartanburg Regional and MedicareCompareUSA, you can compare local and national Medicare plans
Annual Uplifting Event Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
South Carolina ranks high in number of prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths
Changes at hospice home emphasize connection to nature
Prepare your family and home with these tips from Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
AccessHealth connects patients to care
Betty Warlick, RN, is an advocate for nurses and the whole heathcare system
Wings of Hope butterfly release gives gift of hope
Cool off with this tangy blend of cheese, tomatoes and peaches
New family medicine physician joins MGC — Converse Heights.
Young Investigators Camp excites students about science careers
Experts say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals this July Fourth
Stay hydrated to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke.
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.
11 sun safety tips to remember at the beach.
Angels Charge Ministry receives Foundation grant
The presence of chaplains in the hospital plays a vital role.
Gaffney’s first urgent care facility opens Monday, June 5.
SRHS employees give generously for 25 years and counting.
Project SEARCH partners with Upstate businesses to create more internships
Many experts contribute to recovery after heart surgery
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.
SRHS Family Memorial Tree Ceremony Honors Past Employees, Volunteers, Board Members
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.
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.
SRHS, Sharing Hope SC honors organ donors with memorial tree ceremony
Advanced directives conversations often seem “too soon” until it’s too late
8 facts you should know about organ donation
Flavor collides with color in a fruit salad that packs in a lot of superfood nutrition
Student athletes take advantage of training camp
For more than 20 years, the two have partnered to provide comfort and support to families during the Easter holiday.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
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 takes part in CDC effort.
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
A snowstorm in the Upstate can be exciting. But snow days can also bring danger.
“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.
Spencer Eison used lessons he learned in a Spartanburg Regional-sponsored class to save a classmate's life.
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.
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.
Spartanburg Regional honors veterans.
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.
Diabetes is one condition where we constantly hear wrong information. Let’s help set the record straight.
The Teal Pumpkin Project now helps keep children with food allergies safe.
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.
“With every patient interaction, we strive to be the best hospital,” said Phil Feisal, president of Spartanburg Medical Center.
Working out was nothing new to John Howcroft, but taking on a workout regimen following major heart surgery was a different matter.
Physician receives Harry Hynes Award from National Institute for Health.
Waiting for the results of her biopsy was agonizing.
STACK programing works on overall athleticism with Olympic-grade training.
Here are a few simple tips to keep your little ghouls safe on Halloween.
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.
Serves: 4; Portion size: 1/2 cup; Prep: 20 minutes.
Neuro ICU nurse describes her work.
Serves: 4; Portion Size: 8 ounces; Prep: 20 mins; Cook Time: 30 minutes
SRHS recognized with prestigious American Heart Association award.
“This partnership will help better prepare and train athletes through CFC,” said Gary Hazelwood, M.Ed.
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.
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.
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.
Meal: Supper; Portion Size: 4 ounces;
Pelham Medical Center recognized by Most Wired
Stress is bad for your waistline, but it also weights heavy on your heart and is chipping away at your health.
Respiratory therapists play a significant role in patient care.
Study undertaken at Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute.
Pelham Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in spine surgery.
You can help find cancer cures by participating in clinical trials.
A concussion is a type of head injury that affects the way your brain functions.
Gibbs Cancer Center - Gaffney adds infusion services to care options.
New SpaceOAR System provides more protection during radiation
Teen Ginger Dailey donates to Gibbs for third year in a row.
Spartanburg Medical Center receives Blue Distinction Center designation for quality in knee replacement.
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...
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.
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.
SMC uses UV light to obliterate dangerous germs.
Not getting enough sleep is ruining your day and health.
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.
SRHS experts comment on new federal dietary guidelines
Meal: Breakfast, Serves: 4, Prep: 15 min.
Even if you don't think you are pushing yourself too hard with your new work out, accidents can happen.
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4.
Meal: Supper; Serves: 4; Portion Size: 3 ounces.