Prosthetic Technology Puts Amputee Back on the Run

A motorcycle accident left Michael Spence with a severed leg in 2006. This year, he will run in the Knoxville Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 5K – his first run since the accident. Technology is incredible. In prosthetics, technology allows us to restore mobility and vitality to a person who has lost a […]

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An Impetus for Change

Lifelong Maryville resident Ron Martin remembers well the day he decided it was time to make a change and lose the weight that was crippling his health. “My father died of congestive heart failure,” says Martin. “It was a very rough death and very traumatic for my mother, sister and me. The morning of my […]

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Diabetes Fair Set for Nov. 5

If you have diabetes, think you may have diabetes, or are at high risk of developing this disease, make plans now to attend the free Diabetes Services Fair in the Blount Memorial Hospital auditorium on Monday, Nov. 5, 6-7:30 p.m.

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