Being proactive can save your life

Being proactive can save your life

SPARTANBURG — You haven’t taken a day off from work in six months. Life gets so busy that you put your health on the back burner. But not ...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Tips for a healthier lifestyle

Tips for a healthier lifestyle

SPARTANBURG — Here are some tips for healthy living:• Take a walk with a friend — Take advantage of upcoming spring weather. YouR...

March 4th, 2016 |  


115 attend Statewide Screening Day

115 attend Statewide Screening Day

UNION — There’s old saying about how “an ounce prevention is worth a pound of cure” and that’s certainly true where hear...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Gibbs expanding cancer services

Gibbs expanding cancer services

GAFFNEY — When the word “cancer” is mentioned, visions of hospital beds and overnight stays come to mind.However, cancer treatment h...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Rotary Club donates $200 to UCF

Rotary Club donates $200 to UCF

UNION — On the eve of its “biggest event of the year” the Union County Healthcare Foundation got some pleasant news when it recently...

February 27th, 2016 |  


Didn’t think anything was wrong

Didn’t think anything was wrong

SPARTANBURG — Every time Mary Genoble went for a jog, she had chest pain.In the spring of 2014, at age 45, Mary was fit, active and jogging thre...

February 25th, 2016 |  


SMC first in Carolinas with Accreditation

SMC first in Carolinas with Accreditation

SPARTANBURG — Spartanburg Medical Center received full Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI (percutaneous catheter intervention) with Resuscitatio...

February 25th, 2016 |  


The rewards of a pollinator garden

The rewards of a pollinator garden

Whether planting a garden, enjoying the beauty of your landscape or sitting down to a delicious meal, you have bees, butterflies and other pollinators...

February 25th, 2016 |  


The swab that could save a life

The swab that could save a life

UNION COUNTY — A group of high school students and a local church are working together to help save lives including that of a 2-year-old child d...

February 20th, 2016 |  


Food for Thought — Healthy Recipes

Food for Thought — Healthy Recipes

SPARTANBURG — Learning new ways to eat is essential to a healthy diet. Reducing the intake of fat, salt and sugar while replacing it with vegeta...

February 18th, 2016 |