Kingsport Times News Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Health
Your guide to health May 9-15

Your guide to health May 9-15

May 8th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff Report

Seminars being offered this coming week include those on infant massage, managing diabetes, bipolar disease, cardiomyopathy, congestive heart failure, herb gardening, dementia, medication safety and thyroid disease.

Comments
Health
Get support for grief, emotional and medical needs with these groups

Get support for grief, emotional and medical needs with these groups

May 8th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff Report

Several cancer support groups meet throughout the month in the region.

Comments
Community Photos Sunday Stories Health

Community Scrapbook: Nurses' Night Out

May 7th, 2014 9:30 am by Debra McCown, Community Contributer

The Nurses' Night Out event was held at Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway.

Comments
Sports Regional & National Business & Technology Health
Powerade dropping controversial ingredient BVO

Powerade dropping controversial ingredient BVO

May 4th, 2014 2:54 pm by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

Coca-Cola is dropping a controversial ingredient from its Powerade sports drink. Brominated vegetable oil had been the target of a petition by a teenager, who questioned its use in a drink marketed toward health-conscious athletes.

Comments
Regional & National TriCityMom Health
More babies hemorrhaging after parents refuse vitamin K shots

More babies hemorrhaging after parents refuse vitamin K shots

May 3rd, 2014 5:34 pm by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

Vanderbilt physicians have diagnosed three additional babies with a rare bleeding disorder that is becoming more common in Tennessee because parents are refusing vitamin K injections at birth.

Comments
Health
Healthy Longevity: Aging in place

Healthy Longevity: Aging in place

May 1st, 2014 11:15 am by Marie Browning, MS, CNW

Unless there are serious health issues involved, I have no doubt that staying in one's own home for as long as possible is what most of us desire.

Comments
Community TriCityMom Health
Camp Caterpillar nurtures grieving children

Camp Caterpillar nurtures grieving children

May 1st, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

Camp Caterpillar, a free daylong nurturing environment for children, is geared to help them better understand the death of a loved one.

Comments
TriCityMom Health
Exercise classes, support for parents and weight loss classes available

Exercise classes, support for parents and weight loss classes available

May 1st, 2014 11:10 am by Staff Report

From dancing to Taekwondo, the options are nearly endless for getting in shape.

Comments
Health
Your guide to health for the week of May 2-8

Your guide to health for the week of May 2-8

May 1st, 2014 11:10 am by Staff Report

Seminars on pre-diabetes, stress, anemia, healthy family meals, and menopause being offered this week.

Comments
Regional & National Health
Former Georgia technician falsified mammogram reports

Former Georgia technician falsified mammogram reports

April 27th, 2014 5:22 pm by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press

At work one day as a high school custodian, Sharon Holmes' hand brushed up against her chest and she felt a knot sticking out. She was perplexed. Just three months earlier, she had been given an all-clear sign after a mammogram.

Comments