Concussions in sports

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By Dr. Ryan Sprouse A concussion is a complex injury that represents one of the hottest topics in sports medicine. Understanding the injury can be difficult and confusing because there is a lot of... Read more »

TOPS Chapter 0077 highlights

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The best TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) losers for the week were Al Lee, Susie Sword and Eileen Renwick. The best KOPS (Keep Off Pounds Sensibly) losers were Betty Rice, Mildred Hlucky and Jean... Read more »

Support groups for the week of Sept. 10

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TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Md. 0077 Monday, Sept. 10, weigh in 7 to 9:15 a.m., meeting 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. Call Patsy P. at 301-582-2292... Read more »

Program on self-managing chronic disease offered

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MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — WVU Medicine in the Eastern Panhandle is offering a program for those dealing with chronic disease.Living Well, a chronic disease self-management program, is a six-session... Read more »

Blood drives for week of Sept. 10

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• Monday, Sept. 10 — Maugansville Ruritan, 18007 Maugans Ave., Maugansville, 1:30 to 7 p.m.• Tuesday, Sept. 11 — Hagerstown Community College Student Center, 11400 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown,... Read more »

Bloodmobiles for the week of Sept. 3

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• Monday, Sept. 3 — Lowe's, 14725 Apple Harvest Drive, Martinsburg, W.Va., 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. • Monday, Sept. 3 — Valley Mall, 17301 Valley Mall Road, Hagerstown, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. • Wednesday,... Read more »

Support Groups for Sept. 3 to 9

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TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Md. 0077 Tuesday, Sept. 4, weigh in 7 to 9:15 a.m., meeting 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. Call Patsy P. at 301-582-2292... Read more »