Parents can reduce risk of SIDS

Whether or not it was planned, the arrival of a new baby in any family is an exciting time. Newborns and infants bring joy...

Like mother, like daughter: Bee Flawless

Before she graduated high school — long before she had a salon of her own, Heather King knew she wanted to be a beautician....

Inside an unassuming hole is a picturesque wonder

As the crow flies, the small cave isn’t far from the nearest hiking trail. In fact, the John Muir Trail — the long-distance trail...

Read To Be Ready engages students during summer break

By Melanie GarrettSummer learning loss is a very real issue that students and teachers across the country have to tackle when school resumes each...

Heart disease: America’s deadliest killer

Perhaps the only thing more frightening than the number of lives it claims is the number of people it's targeting."It" is America's deadliest killer:...

It’s simple: Colonoscopies save lives

The statistics are somewhat grim: Colorectal cancer is one of America’s leading cancers. It is estimated that there will be more than 135,000 new...

Raising awareness of prostate cancer in men

In the next year, 1.1 million men — including many across Tennessee and several in Scott County — will be diagnosed with prostate cancer....

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