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Men's Health

Another Shade of Pink: A Male Breast Cancer Survivor’s Story

COVID-19 vaccines and masking up: what you think may not be true
By Your Health Staff

Posted: October 8, 2021
There’s a lot of information out there about COVID-19, even more as we work our way through this pandemic. There’s also a lot of misinformation and partial truths that get in the way of effectively communicating what people should do to protect thems...
Living With Sickle Cell Disease
By Your Health Staff

Posted: September 29, 2021
For the last decade, sickle cell patient Terrell Sellers has been treated at Methodist Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center. During that time, thanks to the expert care of devoted and caring medical workers, Terrell has overcome numerous challenges that ...
Transitioning to Adult Sickle Cell Care
By Your Health Staff

Posted: September 27, 2021
Right here in Memphis, we have one of the largest populations of sickle cell disease patients in the country. For these patients, daily life is often interrupted by pain that can last weeks – threatening their family life, career, education and socia...
Stretching our Definitions of Self-Care
By Jared Davis, LPC-MHSP, NCC

Posted: September 22, 2021
One of the biggest challenges expressed throughout this pandemic is to develop new coping skills, because the possibility of contracting COVID-19 has kept us from continuing “what used to work” pre-pandemic. The freedom in this conundrum comes in rea...
How Aware Are You of Peripheral Artery Disease?
By Mohamed Morsy MD, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

Posted: September 20, 2021
ptember is Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month, making it a great time to discuss risk factors for PAD, signs and symptoms, and the importance of getting diagnosed and treated.
Benefits of Breastfeeding and Tips for New Mothers
By Shannon Clark Harris, BSN, RNC-OB, Clinical Director of Perinatal Services

Posted: September 17, 2021
You and your baby are unique, and the decision to breastfeed is up to you. You may be conflicted about whether to breastfeed or bottle-feed. Although infant formula is a nutritious substitute for breast milk, breastfeeding offers certain undeniable b...
A Shot of Confidence: Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine and Getting Back to Life
By Your Health staff

Posted: August 27, 2021
Getting the COVID-19 vaccine is how we can all get back to life. And that includes the team here at Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare. If it’s been safe and effective for our staff who all got the vaccine months ago, the vaccine can also help you and y...
Understanding the science behind the COVID-19 delta variant and vaccines
By Shirin Mazumder, MD, Infectious Disease Expert

Posted: August 23, 2021
The science of COVID-19 is constantly evolving, both as more is learned about the virus, the delta variant and how it can be treated. Now going through this fourth surge of the pandemic, there are a few new questions about the virus and vaccines. Dr....
Declutter Your Mind to Sharpen Your Brain
By Elizabeth Drain, LPC, NCC

Posted: August 19, 2021
Declutter Your Mind to Sharpen Your Brain

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Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, which is part of the Methodist Healthcare group of hospitals, has a Practical Parenting Blog that offers some health advice and overall safety tips for your kids.

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Patient Stories

Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush to Keynote Methodist Healthcare Luncheon

Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush to Keynote Methodist Healthcare Luncheon

Sisters, former First Children, best-selling authors, and health equity advocates, Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush to keynote the 2021 Method...

Help Kick Cancer during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Help Kick Cancer during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

During October, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare will recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month and invites community members to get involved.

Foundation to Host First Supper for Sickle Cell

Foundation to Host First Supper for Sickle Cell

Methodist Healthcare Foundation will host the first annual Supper for Sickle Cell event on September 29th featuring live virtual cooking demonstration...