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SouthCoast Health Warns Not to Ignore Health Concerns

Saturday, June 13th, 2020

A message from SouthCoast Health in Savannah: If you have a chronic condition that requires routine checks and you have not seen your physician as prescribed, please contact your physician’s office as soon as possible.

SouthCoast Health has seen a drastic decrease of patient visits for chronic care management. Patients with conditions such as diabetes, COPD, heart failure and hypertension are choosing to put off their scheduled or routine visits with their physicians.

SouthCoast Health has taken precautions to keep their offices safe for patient visits. Additionally, SouthCoast Health is happy to offer virtual visits when possible.

Learn more here.

FREE Savannah Birth and Baby Expo

Friday, November 15th, 2019

Savannah Birth and Baby will host the First Annual Birth and Baby Expo Sat., Nov. 23 2019 at River Drive Crossfit in Savannah.

This FREE Birth and Baby Expo aims to provide resources for pregnant families and new parents.

The Birth and Baby Expo will feature classes, raffle prizes, interactive displays, a lactation lounge, food trucks, and a mimosa bar. As part of the event, Savannah Birth and Baby hopes to bring awareness to many of the under utilized birth and baby professionals in the area. Classes will include babywearing, prenatal yoga, baby massage, infant and newborn sleep, labor comfort measures, birth planning, and cloth diapering. In addition to vendors and classes, the event will be raffling off $10,000 in prizes from local Savannah area business. Any proceeds from the event will be donated to PACK Savannah.

Savannah Birth and Baby is a collective of individuals in the Savannah area that are committed to bringing resources to pregnant women and young families.

SouthCoast Health : Mammography still the best breast cancer screening tool

Sunday, September 29th, 2019

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Dr. Patricia P. Shapiro, who practices at SouthCoast Health Imaging’s Savannah and Hilton Head locations, asserts the benefits of mammography in response to nutritionist Carolyn Guilford’s “Toward True Health” column that ran on earlier this year, under the headline, “Thermography a better alternative.”

In this column, Guilford makes a number of incorrect assertions and provides questionable medical guidance with respect to the use of mammography and thermography in detecting breast cancer, writes Shapiro.

Read the article here.

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5 Key Health Tips for Women from SouthCoast Health, Savannah

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

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SouthCoast Health medical experts share Five Key Health Tips for Women on National Women’s Health and Fitness Day here.

As women, we need to focus on our physical health, particularly as we reach our 40’s and 50’s. Often, at that time in many our lives, we are so focused on the health of those around us. But in addition to managing the health of our kids and partner, it’s important for us to remember to take care of ourselves as well.

Check out the five key health tips for women here. 

About SouthCoast Health

Whether you are looking for a primary care doctor or a pediatrician, or another medical specialist, SouthCoast Health has you covered with its wide range of world-class healthcare services, available throughout the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry. SouthCoast Health has 120 physicians and medical professionals in 18 locations in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Pooler, Rincon, Baxley, Bluffton, Hilton Head, and Hinesville.

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(Savannah Family Therapists) Breast Cancer Therapy Course with Building Blocks Family Counseling in Pooler

Thursday, June 27th, 2019

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Making Lemonade: How to Make Lemonade When Cancer Gives You Lemons – a breast cancer therapy course with Building Blocks Family Counseling in Pooler.

4 Week Breast Cancer Group Therapy Course

Building Blocks Family Counseling in Pooler is offering a 4 week course for adults dealing with breast cancer and its effects on daily life. This course will offer strategies and tools for how to address the emotional piece to healing after a diagnosis.  Participants will have the opportunity to learn and practice these coping skills in a therapeutic and safe environment.
Key areas that will be addressed:
The purpose of Emotions
Irrational versus Rational Thinking
Acceptance, and how to Get There
Being Present in Life’s Moments
Reconciling the Past and Facing the Future
Applying what we learn to Real Life and Live

Choose from two convenient time options:

Sept. 10th
Sept. 17th
Sept. 24th
Oct. 1st

Sept. 14th
Sept. 21st
Sept. 28th
Oct. 5th

For more information call 912-349-8043 or email:

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