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Dr. Chester J. Falterman Obituary

Dr. Falterman was born on April 7, 1953 and passed away on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Dr. Falterman was a resident of Murfreesboro, Tennessee at the time of passing. Dr. Falterman graduated Salutatorian from Assumption High School in 1971. In lieu of flowers, memorials...

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Fighting Sarcoma Cancer

Sarcoma is a type of cancer that forms in the bones and soft tissues (muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, fat, etc.). It is not one of the most common types of cancer, but it is something to be aware of as you age. How much do you know about sarcoma? Sarcoma...

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Men’s Health Month: 3 Steps to Prevention

During the month of June, we want to bring attention to the health problems that can affect the lives of men. Prevention is key to a healthy life, so here are a few tips to help you stay healthy this summer. 1.Exercise regularly Exercising for 30 minutes a day, five...

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Summer Health Tips For Seniors

By: Anastasia Iliou As you age, it becomes more and more important to pay attention to health concerns like sunburn and heat exhaustion. Your skin can’t handle the sun’s rays the way it used to! Before you head out to enjoy the weather, read these summer health tips...

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Mental Health Awareness Month

By: Anastasia Iliou According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), approximately one in five Americans is affected by mental health conditions. Mental Health Awareness Month is important for spreading awareness and reducing the stigma associated with...

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April: Autism Awareness Month

By Anastasia Iliou For over 50 years, the Autism Society has been working to increase acceptance and inclusion for those with autism. During the month of April, thousands of local and online events collect donations for the society and raise community awareness. What...

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Dr. George W. Smith Obituary

Dr. George Smith Obituary Read Obituary Published on Daily News Journal Site Dr. George W. Smith Murfreesboro - Dr. George W. Smith, 69, passed away on March 23, 2018. He was born to Rev. George and Ophelia Smith of Decherd, TN, January 2, 1949. Graduating from...

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Announcement about Dr. John Schneider

Dr. John Schneider, founder of Comprehensive Pain & Neurology Center, has been elected as President of the Tennessee Pain Society. Dr. Schneider also serves as Treasurer of the Tennessee Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and is a Committee Member on the Drug...

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HEALTH SCREENINGS FOR BLUE CROSS/ BLUE SHIELD MEMBERS

Screenings Available Diabetic Retinal Exams Bone Density Screenings A1C Screenings Colorectal Cancer Screening Home Kits and Nephropathy Home Kits will be provided Ask your provider when the next mobile screening is scheduled for your area. *Limited number of...

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The Undy Run/Walk and Scope It Out 5k

The Undy Run/Walk and Scope It Out 5k are family-friendly run/walk events put on by the Colon Cancer Alliance. These events are equally dedicated to knocking out colon cancer and honoring those impacted by this disease. Join us and let’s end colon cancer together....

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Foods that Help Fight Fat

So the holidays are over and we are all wanting to fight the bulge. That New Year's Resolution, of course, isn’t going to be accomplished by itself. We all want to lose a few pounds or just live a little healthier, and eating right and exercising is the best way to...

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“Lowest Inpatient Admissions per 1,000 Members” award!

Stones River IPA’s PCMH program was recently recognized for our superior quality of care by receiving the “Lowest Inpatient Admissions per 1,000 Members” award at the annual PCMH Best Practice Forum held this May in Nashville. The IPA’s leadership team would like to...

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Obamacare Questions?

The deadline to enroll in Obamacare is coming up fast. HealthTN's Bus Tour is traveling across Middle Tennessee to answer your questions and to help you get enrolled in the best plan. You can RSVP for FREE Express Agent Assistance in Middle Tennessee at any of these...

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Obamacare Help in Middle TN

HealthTN is currently on tour in Middle Tennessee! Need Help with Obamacare? Fill out the form on this website to RSVP for FREE Express Agent Assitance at any of these HealthTN Tour Stops in March, or call (615) 610-1440 #GOHealthBus http://healthtntour.com/

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Dr. Beatty Recognized as NCQA PCMH Level II

Dr. Douglas Beatty's office has been recognized as a NCQA PCMH Level II. This is a paper-charting office, and it is so difficult for those offices to achieve this level, so we want to congratulate this office, Dr. Beatty, Norma Beatty, and Kim Hatfield on a fantastic...

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Local Surgical Groups Announce Merger

Two of Murfreesboro’s most well known and respected surgical groups have merged. Mid-State Surgery and Murfreesboro Surgical Specialists announced their merger this week. The groups hope the merger will streamline and improve their practice, saying in a joint...

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Continental Healthcare Alliance Introduces Customized Plans

Continental Healthcare Alliance, an insurance partner of Stones River Regional Independent Physicians Association, now offers healthcare plans that can be customized to fit varying needs, all with an eye toward providing you and your family an affordable healthcare...

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Control Your Pain Event

Come Learn about Options in Managing Chronic Pain with speaker John R. Schneider, MD, MA who is Board Certified in Pain Medicine and in Neurology. Dr. Schneider will be speaking Thursday, Feb 21 from 6 pm - 7:30 pm at the Comprehensive Neurology Center, PLLC located...

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