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Medical Monday: Child abuse awareness
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Medical Monday: Child abuse awareness

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – If you notice your child acting out of the ordinary, communicating less with other people, or trying to avoid a specific person – it could be red flag of abuse. Kem Sanderson, Director of Crescent House Navicent Health came on Daybreak to talk about child abuse awareness. She says the most important […]
Coliseum Health System launches volunteer pet therapy program
6 days ago
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Coliseum Health System launches volunteer pet therapy program

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Patients at the Coliseum hospital may be in for a nice surprise while they’re getting treatment – a visit from a furry, four-legged friend. Patti Jones is the Director of Service Excellence for the Coliseum Health System and is also a passionate volunteer for the new pet therapy program. She came […]
Medical Monday: Autism
2 weeks ago
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Medical Monday: Autism

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Autism is a developmental disability that results in behavioral and social challenges. One in 68 children are diagnosed with the disorder. In recognition of National Autism Awareness Month, Dr. Elizabeth Young at Navicent Health, came on to talk about autism. She says parents should be concerned if their child exhibits problems […]
Medical Monday: Getting checked for cancer
4 weeks ago
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Medical Monday: Getting checked for cancer

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – For most children and adults, it’s encouraged to get check by a doctor at least once a year. Catching cancer early is the best way of beating it. Aime Clance from Navicent Health came on Daybreak to discuss the importance of getting checked. She says the most obvious reason to get […]
Medical Monday: Kidney stones
1 month ago
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Medical Monday: Kidney stones

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – If you’re feeling sharp or sever pain in your back, you could have kidney stones. Kidney stones are hard deposits of salts and minerals that form in your bladder. They mostly affect adults over the age of 40 and can be painful to pass. Dr. John McGill from Coliseum Medical Centers came […]
1 month ago
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Dog Of The Week: River

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – River is your Dog Of The Week this week. She is a 10-year-old Yorkie who was rescued from Macon-Bibb Animal Welfare. River gets along well with other dogs but needs to be monitored around other children because of how thing her legs are. Reginia Brabham from Critical Care for Animal Angels […]
Medical Monday: Screening options for colon cancer
1 month ago
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Medical Monday: Screening options for colon cancer

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Colon cancer is one of the most common, but also the most curable types of cancer. Dr. Drew Honaker, from Navicent Health came on to talk about how important getting checked is. He says if you begin to feel abdominal pain, have bloody stool, fatigue and unintended weight loss, you should […]
Medical Monday: Colorectal cancer
2 months ago
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Medical Monday: Colorectal cancer

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Colorectal cancer is one of the most beatable and preventable types of cancer, but it’s still the second-leading cause of cancer death in men and women. According to the Coliseum Medical Centers, symptoms of colorectal cancer include a change in bowel habits, abdominal discomfort, bleeding from the rectum, or weakness and fatigue. […]
Medical Monday: Helping children overcome fear of hospital
2 months ago
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Medical Monday: Helping children overcome fear of hospital

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Children’s Hospital at Navicent Health is putting in extra effort to help children overcome their fears of hospitals and doctor’s offices. Cyndee Jones, Nurse Director at the Children’s Hospital and Heather Trescott, Child Life Specialist, came on Daybreak to talk about some tips for parents. They say the most important thing […]