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No More Mr. Big Guy

Posted on July 18, 2019

Since his August 2017 surgery, Dougherty lost not only 400 pounds, but also his appetite – a nice bonus for a barbecue restaurant owner


Flashback Friday – Carol Burns

Posted on July 12, 2019

For today’s Flashback Friday we are featuring Carol Burns who serves as the director of hospital registration. Carol begin her career at Fort Sanders Regional in 1981.


Cloudy Eyes

Posted on July 11, 2019

Smith loves to give and he loves to live. Since undergoing brain surgery at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, he loves life even more.


Understanding Heat-Related Illness – The Basics

Posted on July 9, 2019

Experts state that prolonged or intense exposure to hot temperatures can cause heat-related illnesses, such as heat exhaustion, heat cramps and heat stroke.


Don’t Get Burned

Posted on July 2, 2019

Basking in the warm glow of the sun can make us feel good and, in the short term, make us look good. But the cumulative effects of sun exposure can put us at higher risk of skin damage, early wrinkling, age spots and skin cancer.


Robert Brown Receives Covenant Health Cardiac Services Excellence Award

Posted on June 27, 2019

Robert Brown was one of five Covenant Health employees who recently received a 2019 Cardiac Services Excellence Award in recognition of the exemplary care of heart patients.