Health

Memorial Health Welcomes Adolescent Medicine Specialist

By Savannah Tribune | October 09, 2019

Dr. Charrelle Coates, who specializes in adolescent medicine, has joined the practice of Memorial Health University Physicians Children’s Care. She sees tweens and teens for a variety of health issues, including eating disorders, sleep issues and headaches. Coates does not think of her patients as “big children” or “little adults.” She recognizes that they are a group all their own … Continue reading “Memorial Health Welcomes Adolescent Medicine Specialist”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/ Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II, Excel I & II, PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Class QuickBooks I & II Microsoft Access Please … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”

‘EYE CARE’ FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

Dry eye disease now affects many Americans. From adults to children, more than half the population suffers from dry eye disease. The most common causes range from increased aging, medical conditions such as allergies, inflammatory diseases (Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Sjogren’s Disease), diabetes, certain medications (antihistamines, birth control pills, nasal sprays) and now, computers and handheld devices (games kids play and … Continue reading “‘EYE CARE’ FOR YOU”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | September 25, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/ Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II, Excel I & II, PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Class QuickBooks I & II Microsoft Access Please … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”

Clover Health Expanding Medicare Advantage Offerings to Even More Seniors Across Georgia and South Carolina

By Savannah Tribune | September 25, 2019

Clover Health, an innovative technology company improving health outcomes for America’s seniors, recently announced it will now offer its Medicare Advantage (MA) insurance plans to additional areas in the Savannah region, expanding to the Georgia counties of Bryan, Bulloch, Effingham, and Liberty, as well as Beaufort and Jasper counties in South Carolina, on January 1, 2020. Each fall, older adults … Continue reading “Clover Health Expanding Medicare Advantage Offerings to Even More Seniors Across Georgia and South Carolina”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | September 18, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/ Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II, Excel I & II, PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Class QuickBooks I & II Microsoft Access Please … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/ Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II, Excel I & II, PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Class QuickBooks I & II Microsoft Access Please … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”

Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Chatham County Resident

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

An adult living in Chatham County has been diagnosed with West Nile Virus (WNV), a potentially serious illness transmitted to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. This is the first human case in the 8-county Coastal Health District in 2019, and the 4th human case of WNV in Georgia this year. Chatham County Mosquito Control first detected and … Continue reading “Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Chatham County Resident”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | September 04, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/ Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II, Excel I & II, PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Class QuickBooks I & II Microsoft Access Please … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”

EYE CARE FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | September 04, 2019

September is Sports Eye Safety Month. Sponsored by Prevent Blindness America, this month is dedicated to be a reminder that thousands of eye injuries occur every year from sports. Contact sports like football, basketball, tennis, volleyball, and soccer puts many at a higher risk for eye injury than non-contact sports such as golf, swimming, and running. Since sports seasons has … Continue reading “EYE CARE FOR YOU”