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Former quarterback combines love of sports with medicine

Our new sports medicine specialist Dr. Spencer Romine knows a lot about medicine AND about sports. He was a high school football star, a college quarterback and, most recently, a team physician for the Atlanta Falcons. And he once considered … Continue reading

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Seeds

I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds. The man who loves his life will lose it, while … Continue reading

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9 ways to help your child eat healthy

By Lorrie Terry, Western Baptist dietitian Do your children only want to eat junk food after school? Filling up on empty calories can hurt your child’s health in many ways, including leaving him or her with no appetite for nutritional … Continue reading

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Prevention is key to swimmer’s ear

Do you have swimmer’s ear? External Otitis, more commonly known as swimmer’s ear, is an infection of the ear canal that can cause pain for swimmers. It can affect people of all ages, but seems most common in children, probably … Continue reading

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Impressionable Little Leaguer realizes dream as vascular surgeon

Anyone who has been a Sunday School teacher, troop leader or Little League coach may be gratified to hear Griffin Bicking’s story. Dr. Bicking, a new vascular surgeon at Western Baptist, decided to become not just a doctor, but also … Continue reading

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Protection

The Lord himself watches over you. The Lord stands beside you as your protective shade. Psalm 121:5 I jotted this verse down in the prayer journal for my daughter Elizabeth on December 2, 2011.  Along with it I wrote the … Continue reading

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Food diary can help with weight loss

By Lorrie Terry, Western Baptist dietitian Keeping food diaries can help you lose weight. A handwritten journal, an app for your smart phone or using your computer can help keep you accountable. Many of us underestimate how much we eat … Continue reading

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The hospitalist: Practicing the art and the science of medicine

Board-certified in internal medicine, Herman Lyle, M.D., appreciates the art and the science of medicine. Most of the time – he estimates 90 percent of the time – a diagnosis is pretty cut and dried. It’s the other 10 percent … Continue reading

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