Health & Wellness


Healthy Lifestyle Changes Can Help Prevent Prediabetes, Diabetes

November is National Diabetes Month, and health experts believe Tennesseans can reverse prediabetes, and prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes. Dr. Tobi Amosun, assistant commissioner of family ...

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Beginning November 21st, the Hamilton County Health Department will begin providing free flu vaccinations to anyone ages 6 months and older. All Health Department locations will be offering free flu vaccines with ... Read more

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The American Red Cross urges blood and platelet donors to give now and help fight the potential impact of seasonal illnesses and a potentially severe flu season on the blood supply. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention predicts a ... Read more

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CHI Memorial’s Breathe Easy Lung Coach, a mobile space dedicated to taking low-dose CT lung screenings out into local communities, is working with Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union (TVFCU) to save lives ... Read more

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After nearly three years of restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic stifled flu cases across the nation, University of Tennessee Extension health experts are warning Tennesseans that this year may be ... Read more

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The Tennessee Department of Health is promoting breast and lung cancer awareness in November with the annual Pink & Pearl Campaign. “Now is a good time to prioritize cancer screenings and regular ... Read more

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The Tennessee Department of Health has received a $5 million federal grant to fund community and clinical programs, which will help more people in the state have healthy, successful pregnancies. Between ... Read more

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