Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company Is Prioritizing Employee Wellness

Like many others, Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company (SFBLI) had to pivot in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

The Metropolitan YMCAs of MS is dedicated to youth development & healthy living

The Metropolitan YMCAs of Mississippi is dedicated to strengthening our state through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Lasting […]

The Garden Farmacy – Homegrown Food for a Homegrown Economy

In 2010, Taylor Yowell graduated from Jones County Junior College and was working at a garden center in Hattiesburg when […]

Healthy Kids Running Series Inspires Kids to be More Active

Healthy Kids Running Series (HKRS) is a 5-week program that keeps kids active by introducing them to the world of […]

FAT to Fit Olympic Games Makes Health Fun

In 2004, Jefferson County was reported as the most obese county in America. In 2010, Janell and Anthony Edwards attended […]

Take the Community Input Survey for State Health Assessment

Four years ago, we started an effort to learn about how Mississippians perceive our state’s health. That effort led to […]

American Cancer Society “Trains the Trainer” on Cancer Prevention

“We hope to prevent people from ever hearing the words ‘you have cancer,” says Beth Dickson-Gavney of the American Cancer […]

Mothers’ Milk Bank of Mississippi Gives Vital Support to Premature Infants

If you’ve ever visited a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), you’ve seen babies who can fit into the palm of […]

How to Have a Healthy Tailgate

Southerners know the first sign of autumn isn’t the changing of the leaves, but the running of the ball. Football […]

Delta Health Center Puts Childhood Obesity on the Mend

  At the Delta Health Center in Mound Bayou, teens and their parents are learning how to eat better and […]