There is a 99 percent chance you have the shingle virus if you are over 50.
Perry County Memorial Hospital (PCMH) joined a growing number of Missouri businesses by becoming a Missouri Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite. Breastfeeding friendly employers proactively support employees who choose to breastfeed their infants. They provide time, space and other benefits to…
The Community Foundation of the Ozarks and Missouri Foundation for Health have awarded a $10,000 grant to the Perry County Community Foundation through the Rural Ozarks Health Initiative to address health issues in communities or regions served by the CFO’s rural affiliate foundations.
Highlighting National Volunteer Week, Perry County Memorial Hospital recently recognized the contributions of the Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary over the last year.
Sepsis is a medical emergency that requires urgent attention and rapid treatment for survival. More specifically, sepsis is a serious complication of a blood infection and is the body’s overwhelming response to the infection.
Candace Fair of Perryville peruses the items up for silent auction at the Healthy Living event at the Senior Center in Perryville on Saturday. The event featured many booths and stations that raised money for the Healthy Living support group that helped people make healthy eating and exercis…
COLUMBIA — Anywhere from 10 to 25 percent of clinically recognized pregnancies end in loss, according to the American Pregnancy Association, making miscarriage a socially significant health issue.
ST. LOUIS — The Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Transplant Center recently reached a significant milestone when surgeons performed the 5,000th adult kidney transplant. The kidney transplant program is one of the largest in the nation and is renowned for its excellent patient outcomes.
Amber Bishop has been promoted from Cardiopulmonary Rehab Nurse Manager to Director of Nurses effective October 1, 2017. Bishop joined Perry County Memorial Hospital in 2004 as a Registered Nurse after earning an Associates Degree in Nursing from Mineral Area College, Park Hills, MO. In 20…
In an effort to add safety and security to area schools, athletes and sporting events, Dr. Joseph B. Byrne with Perry County Orthopedics & Sports Medicine recently presented automated electronic defibrillators, or AEDs, to four area schools.
President Trump and White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham initially billed Trump's visit as the first part of the President's annual physical. But two days later, the President's doctor described the hospital visit differently.
17-year-old Alexander vaped every day for more than a year when his lungs were filled with a white cotton-like substance and he almost died. The number of vaping-related injuries has climbed to more than 2,000 cases in the US, concerning doctors who are trying to pinpoint the exact cause.
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