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May 11-15 is National Neuropathy Week!

What is Neuropathy? Know the Symptoms and When to Seek Help written by Holly Collins The term neuropathy refers to diseases or malfunctions of the nerves. Any nerves in any location in the body can be damaged from injury or disease. Neuropathy is often classified according to the types or location of nerves affected and…

May 11 is National Women’s Checkup Day!

Attention Ladies: Put Yourself and Your Health First written by Holly Collins As women we often put the needs of our children and other family members ahead of our own. We give up sleep to care for a sick child; we give up the last piece of cake because someone else wants it; and we…

May is National Arthritis Awareness Month!

No Myth: The Facts About Arthritis Arthritis affects an estimated 50 million U.S. adults and is the most common cause of disability in the United States according to Centers for Disease Control and Awareness (CDC). “Faces of Arthritis,” the theme for 2015, is designed to challenge arthritis stereotypes and educate the public about the impacts…

Zumba Classes Offered

The CCHC “Family & Friends” Zumba classes kicked off April 14 at the Temple Baptist Family Life Center. The licensed Zumba instructors are Jennie Hege and Sharon Wilkerson, both who work at our own Southern Gastroenterology. The class meets every Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. for an hour of Zumba & Zumba Toning. This class is…