Health

Meals on Wheels July 5 - 11
Wednesday: Baked Fish, boiled potatoes, spinach, wheat roll, apricots, milk Thursday: Oven fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, navy beans, wheat bread, rock road pudding,...
Listen to your symptoms: when to seek Emergency Care
At what point does a fever or stomach ache become a medical emergency? If someone slices their finger with a knife, or is having the worst headache they’ve ever had, should...
DPS: Leaving Children in Vehicles Can Be Deadly
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is warning residents that warmer weather places children at greater risk of injury or death if left unattended in a vehicle....
Samaritan Counseling Center Offers Services
Samaritan Counseling Center of East Texas is now offering counseling services for individuals, couples and families at the Christus Trinity Mother Frances Clinic in...
Meals on Wheels June 28 - July 4
Wednesday: Beef stroganoff, with noodles, peas and carrots, cabbage, wheat roll, tapioca pudding, milk Thursday: Baked ham, sweet potatoes, beets, cornbread, banana...
CHRISTUS TMF recognized for revenue cycle performance
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) announced the 2017 winners of the MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle, including four integrated delivery...
ETMC Jacksonville Nurse Receives DAISY Award
Laura Parker, RN, with ETMC Jacksonville, has been selected by the East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System as a DAISY Award...


Texas A&M AgriLife Extension announces Food Handlers Class
Texas Department of State Health Services accredited food handlers program is now being offered here at the Cherokee County Courthouse Annex 165 East 6th St. #104, Rusk....
Samaritan Counseling Center Offers Services
Samaritan Counseling Center of East Texas is now offering counseling services for individuals, couples and families at the Christus Trinity Mother Frances Clinic in...
Meals on Wheels June 21 - 27
Wednesday: Meatloaf with tomato gravy, macaroni with cheese, okra and tomatoes, wheat bread, banana, milk Thursday: Spaghetti with meat sauce, Italian blend veggies,...
Community Hospitals Still Require Blood Donations For Patients
In Texas,residents can tell summer is here when the overnight low is 80 degrees or higher, kids are in camps, and ice cream is almost a meal unto itself. But vacations and...
Keeping the Peace
Care givers for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or another Dementia, day-to-day life may seem like a constant struggle. Join Angels Care Home Health for an informative...
Make the most of Medicare’s drug coverage
Medicare offers prescription drug coverage to everyone with Medicare. It’s a good deal. Medicare subsidizes the outpatient drug benefit, generally paying about 75 percent...
Meals on Wheels June 14 - 20
Wednesday: Hamburger on bun, oven fries, ranch style beans, lettuce, tomato, onion, condiments, banana, milk Thursday: Chicken pot pie, new potatoes, cherry cobbler,...
Drivers Needed
Sarah Welch, the director of the Meals on Wheels program, is looking for volunteer drivers. “We need drivers, it doesn’t matter if they want to drive once or twice a month...