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Tom Mosley on the MIND Center’s work

From clinical trials to scientific research, the Memory Impairment and Neurodegenerative Dementia (MIND) Center at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is working to discover all it can about Alzheimer’s and related diseases in hopes of improving treatment and finding a cure. Tom Mosley is the MIND Center’s director.



Reservoir officials declare state of emergency to help stop spread of Salvinia

By NIKKI ROWELL,

The Pearl River Valley Water Supply District (PRVWSD) board has issued a state of emergency due to the presence of the invasive aquatic plant giant Salvinia, which is spreading in Pelahatchie Bay. This is the second time the plant has been found in the Ross Barnett Reservoir.




NewCare MD

By BECKY RUSSELL,

As a patient, do you ever find yourself frustrated with the lack of access to your physician or long wait times for appointments? Somehow, patients have become lost in the current system, and physicians have become frustrated with bureaucratic red tape that prevents them from taking care of the patients that they have taken an oath to serve.


Ridgeland Tourism

By KELLY MOTT,

Nestled in the Deep South is the vibrant small city of Ridgeland, Mississippi, that is full of fabulous surprises for those who may have preconceived notions about sleepy, little southern towns in America.








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