Celebrate National Pancake Day

By Guest Blogger | Posted in Children's Health Foundation Mother Baby NICU Pediatrics Phoebe Blog Spot Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital

February 24, 2015 9:02 am

Did you know that IHOP has given away approximately 1 million short stacks of pancakes annually to support kids treated at Phoebe and other Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals? That’s 27 million pancakes over the last nine years! Visit IHOP on Tuesday, March 3, for National Pancake Day!

Keeping Beat

By Guest Blogger | Posted in Phoebe Blog Spot

February 20, 2015 11:19 am

At 76, Buster Wasden’s life was zipping along -- breakfasts with Pearly’s pals, daily walks at Phoebe Northwest, keeping rhythm as percussionist in the Byne Memorial Baptist Church Orchestra and enjoying another year of more than half a century of marriage with wife, Brenda. No complaints here. But during his annual physical, Wasden casually mentioned some trouble catching his breath on occasion. This was enough of a red flag for his physician to order a stress test.


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Race Against the Clock

By Guest Blogger | Posted in Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery Chest Pain Center Phoebe Blog Spot Phoebe Heart and Vascular Center Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital

February 13, 2015 10:29 am

Worth County resident, Ricky Hedrick, recently received a life-saving procedure. He attributes the success to the well-orchestrated team response by the EMS, emergency center and cardiology physicians.

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The Tiniest Hearts Need Special Care

By Guest Blogger | Posted in Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery Children's Health Phoebe Blog Spot Phoebe Heart and Vascular Center

February 6, 2015 10:09 am

As one of six state-designated perinatal centers, Phoebe cares for the sickest babies in a 22-county region. Access to specialists is a crucial piece of the equation. Enter Justin “Mac” Vining, MD, of Georgia Regents University, and Benjamin Toole, MD, of Sibley Heart Center Cardiology. Board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric cardiology, they are the first dedicated pediatric cardiologists to practice in Southwest Georgia.


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Chest Pain In Children: A Complex Dilemma

By Guest Blogger | Posted in Phoebe Blog Spot

January 22, 2015 3:49 pm

The words “chest pain” from your child instantly puts a helpless and urgent feeling in most any parent. As someone who can remember having chest pain as a teenager, I know all too well exactly how excruciating and worrisome these symptoms can be.


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Resolved to Lose?

By Guest Blogger | Posted in Bariatrics Phoebe Bariatrics Americus Phoebe Blog Spot Surgical Weight Loss Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness Weight Loss

January 15, 2015 11:45 am

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