Health

“EYECARE” FOR YOU “JUL-EYE” SAFETY TIPS:

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

Eye injury is the leading cause of blindness in children in the United States. Each year millions of eye injuries occur. These usually happen at home and school, often during sports and hobby activities. However, 90 percent of these injuries could be prevented. Since the 4th just passed, I want to make parents aware of some safety advice that could … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU “JUL-EYE” SAFETY TIPS:”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

EnVision Eye Care is pleased to announce the joining of our new Associate Doctor of Optometry – Dr. Evelyn Dearing. Dr. Dearing is originally from Virginia. She was encouraged by her mother encouraged her to pursue the field of Optometry. After working in this area, she discovered a love and passion for this field. This solidified her desire to pursue … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU”

SouthCoast Health Job Fair Invites Healthcare Professionals To Participate In On-site Interviews

By Savannah Tribune | June 28, 2017

On Wednesday, June 28, SouthCoast Health, located at 1326 Eisenhower Drive, Building 1, is a medical leader across the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry, invites healthcare professionals seeking employment to attend the SouthCoast Health Job Fair. Interview sessions take place 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. at SouthCoast Health (1326 Eisenhower Drive, Building 1, Savannah). SouthCoast Health representatives will be … Continue reading “SouthCoast Health Job Fair Invites Healthcare Professionals To Participate In On-site Interviews”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | June 28, 2017

I often hear patients say they have “lazy eyes.” To them, that means different things. It is commonly referred to when one eyelid is lower than another (ptosis). It is also referred to when one eye turns or crosses (strabismus). The real definition of lazy-eyes is when one eye does not see equal to the other (amblyopia). Sometimes lazy eyes … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU”

Change Your Water…Change Your Life!

By Savannah Tribune | June 14, 2017

Ionized alkaline restructured Kangen Water ® has 3 properties not found in tap, distilled, reverse osmosis and filtered waters. Micro-Clustering, for hydration, Antioxidant to strengthen the immune system and Alkaline pH to remove acid waste, are the 3 properties which address the sickness, disease and pre-mature aging so many people are experiencing today. When asked the question how much water … Continue reading “Change Your Water…Change Your Life!”

Community Health and Wellness Fair To Be Held

By Savannah Tribune | June 14, 2017

Healthy Lifestyles and Action Care Home Care Agency will present a Community Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 10am to 2pm. This event will be promoting and educating you on prostate health, breast health, life and health insurance, healthy eating alternatives and in home care solutions. Free Health screenings, blood pressure, diabetes sceeening and more. Don’t … Continue reading “Community Health and Wellness Fair To Be Held”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | June 14, 2017

As Father’s Day is near, it is important to not only remember to shower your father with gifts for all things he’s done for you, but also to remind him of the importance of good health— especially Eye Health. Common eye conditions that men will often ignore are blurred vision, double vision, absence of peripheral vision, lumps on eyelids, and … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU”

Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute To Feature Tavares Stephens

By Savannah Tribune | June 14, 2017

The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute is currently accepting applications for its July 10-14, 2017 session. This year’s theme is “Young Leaders WRITE! Telling Our Own Stories”. The Institute will feature writing workshops led by Tavares Stephens, a poet, Spoken Word performer and noted educator and mentor in the Atlanta area. Mr. Stephens is also co-founder of VerbalEyze, a … Continue reading “Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute To Feature Tavares Stephens”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU Vision Screening vs Eye Exam

By Savannah Tribune | June 07, 2017

A commonly asked question is: My child just had a vision screening at school and passed. Do I still need to get an eye exam? The answer is absolutely Yes. School vision screenings are designed to detect gross vision problems. But kids can pass a screening at school and still have vision problems that can affect their learning and school … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU Vision Screening vs Eye Exam”

Change Your Water…Change Your Life!

By Savannah Tribune | May 31, 2017

What if…something as simple as changing the water you drink could have a profound impact on both the mental and physical health of you and your family? Did you know that bottled water, filtered water, distilled water and reverse osmosis water are usually acidic, even though some harmful chemicals may have been removed? Did you know that by drinking these … Continue reading “Change Your Water…Change Your Life!”