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Local man speaks out about pancreatic cancer experiences

World Pancreatic Cancer Day

Local man speaks out about pancreatic cancer experiences

Today, the Nolder family and families across the country will “Demand Better” in the fight against pancreatic cancer. Nov. 15, 9:40 PM

Battle of the holiday bulge

Battle of the holiday bulge

​These simple tips could stop you from overeating this holiday season Nov. 14, 7:53 PM

Hospital prepares to light up Christmas star

Hospital prepares to light up Christmas star

Piedmont Newnan to host annual holiday event Nov. 14, 7:55 PM

Piedmont Newnan earns top ranking for patient safety

Piedmont Newnan earns top ranking for patient safety

The Piedmont Newnan Hospital is at the head of its class. Nov. 08, 10:19 PM

Lights for Linda

Lights for Linda

Nancy Sanker uses sister’s legacy to light up the community Nov. 08, 10:18 PM

Newnan Utilities will host 10th annual Autumn Chase

Newnan Utilities will host 10th annual Autumn Chase

Unique scenery sets the backdrop for benefit run Oct. 26, 7:44 AM

The benefits of yoga

The benefits of yoga

​Exercise strengthens physical and mental health Oct. 11, 4:43 PM

Piedmont Healthcare adds eighth hospital to system

The Piedmont Healthcare System continues to grow in Georgia. Oct. 03, 8:48 PM

West Nile still a threat to community

West Nile still a threat to community

Seventy-five percent of people who become infected with the virus experience no symptoms at all. Sep. 26, 9:26 PM

Locals sound off on health care repeal

​Congressional vote postponed indefinitely Sep. 26, 8:58 PM

Area organization to train people on dealing with dementia

The Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging will host a training seminar to help folks caring for loved ones with dementia. Sep. 26, 8:57 PM

Accountability courts breaking the cycle

Accountability courts breaking the cycle

“For us to be able to rebuild our lives – that is the goal,” Barnett said. Sep. 19, 9:19 PM

Senior of the Week:	Ida Johnson

Senior of the Week: Ida Johnson

Ms. Ida is a jewel at the Tommy Thompson Senior Center. Sep. 15, 5:42 PM

Nat’l Medicare Education Week helps seniors understand options

National Medicare Education Week is here and Medicare beneficiaries may be able to get more insight about what Medicare options are best for them. Sep. 15, 5:40 PM

Newnan grad appointed medical director

Newnan grad appointed medical director

Keith Harden knew he wanted to become a doctor while walking the hallways of Newnan High School in 1987. Sep. 06, 4:23 AM

Minimally invasive surgery provides relief for GERD

​William C. Statton, M.D., FACS, says anti-reflux surgery is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that provides relief for longtime sufferers. Sep. 06, 4:19 AM

Awards given to community health programs

Awards given to community health programs

The Piedmont Healthcare system is now accepting applications for its community benefit program. Sep. 06, 4:14 AM

Water still best way to stay hydrated

Water still best way to stay hydrated

As the hot Georgia summer continues and fall sports and activities begin, it is essential that individuals stay hydrated. Sep. 05, 6:26 AM

Dental care a concern for senior population

Dental care a concern for senior population

Aging can take a toll on teeth, and for many older people paying for dental services, it’s a serious concern because they can't rely on their Medicare coverage. Sep. 03, 6:00 AM

Screenings for cholesterol, bone density coming

Health screenings will be conducted this month at a Newnan church sponsored by a local physician’s group to check for chronic conditions, including cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, and diabetes. Sep. 03, 5:46 AM

Overdose Awareness Day event Thursday in Peachtree City

Overdose Awareness Day event Thursday in Peachtree City

A local event will be held Thursday in Peachtree City at Drake Field. Aug. 30, 9:52 AM

Breast Health Center opens at Piedmont Newnan

Breast Health Center opens at Piedmont Newnan

The new facility features state-of-the-art Diagnostic Mammograms, 3D mammography, breast ultrasound, and advanced MRI. Aug. 18, 3:59 PM

Kickstarter project develops product to save lives

According to Elpho’s page on Kickstarter.com, eClip is “the first low-cost device that helps prevent parents and caregivers from accidentally leaving a young child in the back seat of the car.” Aug. 17, 1:40 PM

Piedmont QuickCare opens at Walgreens

Piedmont QuickCare opens at Walgreens

The former TakeCare Clinics at 27 Walgreens stores in metro Atlanta are now operated by Piedmont Healthcare. Aug. 15, 10:22 PM

Free counseling group for men offered

Willow Oak Community Behavioral Health Center is offering a free open group for men each Thursday. Aug. 15, 10:05 PM




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