The Anti Aging Lifestyle

By | May 20, 2009

  Can you really add years to your life by making smarter food choices, and smarter lifestyle choices, than you practice today? Research recognizes that people who live into their 90’s and beyond, have many habits in common. Let’s look at some of the major similarities: • Were active through out their lives. • Exercise, in the sunshine; • Ate … Continue reading “The Anti Aging Lifestyle”

Georgia Transplant Foundation to hold Trends in Transplant Conference

By | May 20, 2009

Savannah-area organ transplant candidates and recipients are invited to attend the Georgia Transplant Foundation (GTF) Trends in Transplant conference at the Hoskins Center at Memorial University Medical Center on Saturday, June 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Trends in Transplant (TNT) conference is designed to provide transplant candidates, recipients, living donors, and their families with educational information and … Continue reading “Georgia Transplant Foundation to hold Trends in Transplant Conference”

Minimally Invasive Therapy for Prostate Cancer

By | May 20, 2009

Urologist Dr. Stephen Scionti, of Coastal Carolina Urology, and Associate Clinical Professor of Urology at New York University School of Medicine, is hosting a series of community information sessions about emerging minimally invasive prostate cancer treatment options. There will be a presentation here in Savannah, on Tuesday, May 28, 2009 from 6:30pm-7:30pm Holiday Inn Express 199 E. Bay St. The … Continue reading “Minimally Invasive Therapy for Prostate Cancer”

Memorial Receives Patient Safety Excellence Award

By | May 20, 2009

For the second year in a row, Memorial Health received the Patient Safety Excellence Award from HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization. Receiving the award for two straight years places Memorial in an elite group of only 160 hospitals nationwide. According to HealthGrades, Memorial ranks among the top 5 percent nationally for patient safety. Memorial is the only Savannah-area … Continue reading “Memorial Receives Patient Safety Excellence Award”

Stop the Violent Crimes Rally

By | May 20, 2009

We, the Voices of Homicide Victims and Greater Gaines Chapel A.M.E. Church, will hold a Stop the Violent Crimes Rally on Saturday, May 23, 2009 at Greater Gaines Chapel A.M.E. Church. 1006 May Street, from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. We are asking the support of the mayor, aldermen, chief of police, district attorney, silent witness, pastors, surrounding churches, various interested … Continue reading “Stop the Violent Crimes Rally”

Volunteers Needed to Help Cancer Patients on Their Road to Recovery

By | May 20, 2009

The American Cancer Society’s Road to Recovery program provides free transportation for cancer patients to and from these life-saving appointments. Volunteer drivers donate their time and the use of their personal vehicle to transport these patients. Road to Recovery is the very essence of the American Cancer Society mission- people helping people overcome cancer. Road to Recovery volunteers provide an … Continue reading “Volunteers Needed to Help Cancer Patients on Their Road to Recovery”

Tourism Council holds Annual Awards and Scholarship Dinner

By | May 20, 2009

Scholarship recipients awarded during the Tourism Leadership Council include: Barbara Favery, Georgia Southern University Petya Kostadinova, Savannah Technical College Tacuma McCraw, H.V. Jenkins High School/Johnson and Wales University Seth Nix, University of South Carolina-Beaufort Sheldon Fox Scholar: Chesney Fox, University of South Carolina-Beaufort. Mark Dana currently serves as President of the Tourism Leadership Council, and Marti Barrow serves as Executive … Continue reading “Tourism Council holds Annual Awards and Scholarship Dinner”

Flack to Perform at Jacksonville Music Festival

By | May 20, 2009

The City of Jacksonville has announced an exciting lineup of activities for the 2009 Jacksonville Jazz Festival Thursday, May 21 through Sunday, May 24. This year’s festival will continue the tradition of jazz in Jacksonville with a variety of jazz genres and featured activities in the heart of downtown Jacksonville. Special components include Art in the Heart Downtown, a juried … Continue reading “Flack to Perform at Jacksonville Music Festival”

Bleicken Appointed President of AASU

By | May 20, 2009

Linda M. Bleicken, Ph.D., provost and vice president for academic affairs at Georgia Southern University, has been named president of Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU). The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia made the announcement Tuesday May 12. Bleicken will take office July 1, succeeding Thomas Z. Jones, who announced last year that he is stepping down … Continue reading “Bleicken Appointed President of AASU”

AWWIN holds 10th Annual Awards Gala & Silent Auction

By | May 20, 2009