Dr. Mark McClinton, an Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon with Piedmont Newnan, is familiar with the time crunch in a hospital setting – and on an open course.
Jul. 19, 11:36 AM
“My son is strong believer … he knows God has our back, too. I know if I keep my faith strong, I’ll get through this,”
Jul. 18, 6:10 AM
The summer temperatures can be miserable for just about anyone; but the hot weather can have harsher health effects for pregnant women.
Jul. 11, 7:56 AM
The United Methodist Women of Newnan Chapel collected prescription medicine bottles and small vitamin bottles to send to developing countries.
Jun. 27, 2:27 PM
People living in south Coweta County will soon have a new place to visit if they suddenly become sick or injured.
Jun. 28, 8:09 AM
The emergency department at Piedmont Newnan has recently experienced an increase of patients complaining of heat related illnesses.
Jun. 27, 2:31 PM
The Coweta County 911 center has 175 box fans to distribute free of charge to people living in homes without air conditioning.
Jun. 21, 11:38 AM
At least two times a week, Barbara Auw of Senoia helps patients receive life-saving treatments as they battle cancer.
Jun. 20, 7:56 AM
For cancer patients at Piedmont Newnan Hospital, the rhythmic reverberations of drumming can be soothing and stress-relieving.
Jun. 13, 1:17 PM
The American Heart Association is recognizing Piedmont Newnan’s commitment to quality stroke care.
Jun. 05, 7:32 PM
Strokes are the fifth leading cause of death in America and symptoms can develop fairly quickly.
Jun. 06, 7:02 AM
Strokes affect at least 23,000 Georgians each year.
May. 30, 1:06 PM
The growing use of e-cigarettes among high school students has Georgia school officials and police warning staff and parents of the potential dangers.
May. 30, 1:08 PM
When managing pain with opioids is the best option, medical experts warn parents of serious conditions that can be caused by common drug interactions.
May. 26, 3:46 PM
The hospital’s Emergency Department held a luncheon to honor local first responders for their dedication to the community.
May. 22, 6:43 PM
By the year 2020, it’s estimated 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women will be diagnosed with cancer.
May. 29, 7:50 AM
CDC officials said since 2002, the number of Americans contracting diseases transmitted by mosquito, tick and flea bites has more than tripled.
May. 30, 2:45 PM
A lot of smiles, tears and memories will be shared this weekend by Kayla Stripling’s family and close friends.
May. 16, 5:51 AM
Kayla Stripling died on Dec. 3, 2017, while on the Georgia transplant list waiting for a new kidney.
May. 09, 4:59 AM
Abby Allen walks the oncology ward at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and tends to the needs of youths fighting for their lives.
May. 02, 5:58 AM
The ink is finally dry on a new contract between the Piedmont Healthcare system and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia.
Apr. 25, 5:40 AM
Each day of the week consisted of a different theme.
Apr. 25, 5:42 AM
It’s Ryan Morton’s job to help people get back on their feet and moving again.
May. 03, 4:59 AM
The state rose from a “failing’’ designation in 2016 to “improving’’ in the new report on the opioid crisis.
Apr. 08, 8:43 AM
The study will focus on the potential of osteopontin, a protein in blood, as a reliable biomarker.
Apr. 11, 6:10 AM