Cancer Can’t Choose

Posted on February 15, 2017

You hardly ever see her cry, but Carolyn Guffey wipes away tears as she sits at a picnic table in the park thinking about the sadness of the past, and the bright promise of the future. It’s a chilly day with a bright blue sky, and she joyfully savors every second of it. “I’m looking […]

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Fort Sanders Regional to Host Upcoming Clinical Job Fair

Posted on February 15, 2017

Clinical healthcare workers seeking new career opportunities are invited to attend a clinical job fair at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, February 28th from 3:30 – 7:30 p.m. Attendees are invited to talk with nursing leaders, hospital staff and members of administration about career opportunities in the hospital. Those wishing to attend should […]

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Lesson for Life

Posted on February 9, 2017

Within hours after a stroke had garbled her speech and paralyzed her right hand, West View Elementary School principal Beth Blevins was making plans to turn her nightmare into a learning experience. From her hospital bed in the Neuro-Intensive Care Unit at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, Blevins was working to bring the hospital’s elementary […]

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A Brand New Baby for a Brand New Year

Posted on February 1, 2017

When Melanie Mullins found out she was pregnant, it came as a complete surprise. The thought of having a baby was a little overwhelming, so she selected a hospital she knew she could trust. “I chose Fort Sanders because I had been a patient there before, and felt like I was really cared about while […]

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Law & Aorta

Posted on January 25, 2017

Lt. Joe Kenda, TV’s Homicide Hunter, is showing in the living room of John and Barbara Mohl’s Sevierville condominium, but neither is watching. That’s because Mohl, a retired detec­tive with the New York Police Department, has plenty of true crime stories of his own. His were the kind of high-profile cas­es that might evoke a […]

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Fourteen Functions to a Healthy Lifestyle in 2017

Posted on January 19, 2017

Check out these tips from our clinical dietitian to have a healthy and happy 2017! By: Kim E. Pryor, MS, RDN, LDN 1. A good night’s rest is the way to start the day. Adults should aim for 8 restful hours each night. Habitual sleep is good and necessary! 2. Plan your meals ahead of time. […]

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