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Mended Little Hearts works to reach families of children born with heart defects

Mended Little Hearts works to reach families of children born with heart defects

February 6th, 2014 1:27 pm by Debra McCown

Mended Little Hearts, a local nonprofit support group for the families of children born with heart defects, will hold three balloon launch events in the Tri-Cities this month.

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Wellmont co-workers, therapy dogs support Women’s Heart Health

Wellmont co-workers, therapy dogs support Women’s Heart Health

February 6th, 2014 11:21 am by Staff Report

Awareness is key in the fight against heart disease, and on Friday, Feb. 7, some nontraditional caregivers will help spread the message at Holston Valley Medical Center.

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Career Fair showcases patient care, nursing opportunities available

Career Fair showcases patient care, nursing opportunities available

February 6th, 2014 11:17 am by Staff Report

Experienced registered nurses and compassionate patient care technicians can seek one of Wellmont Health System’s diverse job openings during a career fair Feb. 13.

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Healthy longevity: The ultimate goal

Healthy longevity: The ultimate goal

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Marie Browning

Reaching a ripe old age isnt enough; its crucial to get there in good shape.

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Your guide to health Feb. 7-13

Your guide to health Feb. 7-13

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Staff Report

The following activities provide support for your health during the week of Feb. 7-13.

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Exercise classes offered in the area

Exercise classes offered in the area

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Staff Report

A variety of exercise classes are offered throughout the area. Classes are available for everyone from beginners to those in peak physical condition.

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Support groups for those battling addictions

Support groups for those battling addictions

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Staff Report

A number of area groups meet weekly to provide support to those battling addictions. Groups also are available to addicts' families and loved ones.

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Kick the pill, eat your vitamins

Kick the pill, eat your vitamins

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Marci Gore

“If you think you need, or want, a supplement, if there’s a particular nutrient that you think you need, the best source of a nutrient is always going to be a food that contains that nutrient,” said Lisa Gilreath, a registered dietitian.

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Paying the way when cancer strikes

Paying the way when cancer strikes

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Marci Gore

Friends of Suzanne, a 501(c)3 organization, raises money to help cancer patients and their families with the unexpected costs of cancer treatment.

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Executive director of Tri-Cities Komen affiliate stepping down

Executive director of Tri-Cities Komen affiliate stepping down

February 5th, 2014 9:21 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Under Cheryl Youland's leadership, the local affiliate has grown from an operating budget of $200,000 to a $700,000, and has given back more than $2 million to local communities through service grants.

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