Living Well

Alexander Says Bipartisan Legislation Will Lower What Americans Pay Out Of Their Own Pockets For Health Care

Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander said on Tuesday that legislation he and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-Wa.) have proposed will reduce what the American people pay out of their own pockets for health care by ending surprise billing, creating more transparency and increasing competition to bring down drug costs. “Nearly a year ago, Dr. Brent James from the National Academies testified before our Senate health committee ... (click for more)

The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence, Chattanooga Lantern program director Danielle Bryan and residents Neal O’Neal, Georgia Green, Cathy Lawson, Dorthea Sandin, Ginna Raulston, Jim Beasley, and Bill Green met Maggie, the mascot of Mayfield Dairy, at the Mayfield Dairy Farm in Athens. The memory care community’s residents toured the Mayfield factory and learned how the company creates its iconic dairy products.
The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence, Chattanooga Lantern program director Danielle Bryan and residents Neal O’Neal, Georgia Green, Cathy Lawson, Dorthea Sandin, Ginna Raulston, Jim Beasley, and Bill Green met Maggie, the mascot of Mayfield Dairy, at the Mayfield Dairy Farm in Athens. The memory care community’s residents toured the Mayfield factory and learned how the company creates its iconic dairy products.

Free Smoking Cessation Course Begins In July In Ringgold

Erlanger Health System Foundation Announces New Board Members


CHI Memorial offers a free seven-week Freedom From Smoking program which helps participants learn how to beat tobacco addiction, lifestyle changes that make quitting easier, stress management, how to avoid weight gain and how to stay smoke-free for good. On Tuesday, July 2 a new session ... (click for more)

The Erlanger Health System Foundation board of directors announces new board members for fiscal year 2020. Board members are: • Jay Dale, southeast market president, First Tennessee Bank • Mary Kilbride, community advocate • Chris Moore, MD, founder and president, Odyssey Co., Conservation ... (click for more)



Health Department Offers Free HIV Testing On National HIV Testing Day

Southeast Regional Spine Symposium Is July 27

Heart Disease And Stroke Preventive Health Screenings To Be Offered July 8


National HIV Testing Day is Thursday, June 27, and the Dade County Health Department, 71 Case Ave., Ste., H-100 in Trenton, will be offering free HIV testing from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. “On this annual ... (click for more)

CHI Memorial will present the 2019 Southeast Regional Spine Symposium on Saturday, July 27, at Embassy Suites, 2321 Lifestyle Way, from 7:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Alex Sielatycki, M.D., and David Wiles, ... (click for more)

Hawkinsville Church Community Initiative is partnering with Life Line Screening, a provider of community-based preventive health screenings, to offer affordable and convenient preventive h eart ... (click for more)


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