HAPPY EASTER!

- published 3/27 (Larry) - unpublished ?

Click for Franklin, North Carolina Forecast

Features Health & Wellness

When April Rios went into labor the last thing on her mind was how special the birth of her daughter would actually be.

As Sophia Rios entered the world on Monday, April 23, she became a most special birthday present.

“Sophia was born on her Mom’s birthday,” said Bonnie Peggs, AMC Director of Marketing & Public Relations.

“However, what makes this birth so special is the fact that it is also her grandfather, Paul Burd’s birthday. What a great birthday gift for both her mom and grandfather.”

Angel Medical Center recently celebrated National Volunteer Week by having a luau for its volunteers.

“Our volunteers work in virtually every department in the hospital,” said Jennifer Hollifield, director of volunteers for Angel Medical Center. “From hospice and Same Day Surgery to our gift and thrift shops, their countless hours of service are an integral part of our mission to provide quality healthcare to the community.”

Read more...

Food coach Manon Fancher of Sylva will be at the Jackson County Public Library on Thursday, May 31, at 7 p.m. to offer a free program on healthy eating for all ages and body types.

Seeking to bridge the gap between popular diet advice we see all around us and the realities of most people’s lives and eating habits, Fancher will discuss different kinds of foods and how to prepare them. She'll also answer audience questions about different kinds of diets, such as “What does macrobiotic mean? What's the difference between vegan and vegetarian? What about gluten intolerance?”

Read more...

Greg Yakaboski, project analyst for the Certificate of Need Section of the Department of Health, travelled to Macon County on Tuesday morning to hear testimony from two dialysis providers: Fresenius Medical Care, with Bio-Medical Applications of North Carolina, Inc. and DaVita Dialysis Center with Total Renal Care of North Carolina, LLC. The two companies were vying for the rights to construct a dialysis facility in the county. In addition to hearing from representatives with each provider, Yakaboski heard testimony from dialysis patients and their families and friends on which provider they would like to see come to Macon County.

Read more...

Page 52 of 92

52


click to zoom

published: 10/18/2013
old link: http://www.wpfj.com/free-coupons/
Macon County News is now on:
Find Macon County News on Facebook! and  Find Macon County News on Twitter!
Facebook   Twitter