Sepsis

September is Sepsis Awareness Month

Sepsis is the body's overwhelming and potentially life-threatening response to an infection. Help keep you and your loved ones safe by learning to See it. Stop it. Survive it. Less than half of American adults have heard of sepsis according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It can be caused by complications from a minor scrape to a urinary tract infection to a major surgery. Sepsis can lead to tissue damage, organ failure and… Read More
Damion Harris, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Damion Harris Receives National Award

Congratulations to Dr. Damion Harris for receiving a PRC Award for being in the top 5% in the Nation for Overall Doctor Rating. Dr. Harris was compared to 2293 other surgical specialist providers who participate in the PRC phone surveys which measure patient’s satisfaction with their provider. Dr. Harris impressively scored 100 percent Excellent among the patients who completed a survey for him. Dr. Harris is a board certified orthopedic surgeon practicing at Henry County Center for Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine. He has specialized expertise… Read More
Henry Community Health
Henry Community Health09/26/2018 at 2:43am
Stress and pain can each impact the other, creating a vicious cycle that sets the stage for chronic pain and chronic stress.

When you are stressed, in a dangerous situation, or have physical trauma, your sympathetic nervous system (fight or flight response) causes the psoas muscles to tighten.

What should we do with these? Find out more in the article below!
Henry Community Health
Henry Community Health09/25/2018 at 7:23am
Have you heard of sepsis? Less than half of American adults have according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It can be caused by complications from a minor scrape to a urinary tract infection to a major surgery.