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This week’s Jefferson County food scores

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports Below are the latest in health scores by the Jefferson County Department of Health. The department conducts regular health inspections of food service establishments. Please see the JCDH website. These are the scores that were available from the JCDH website on June 21, 2019. Permit Score Name 15145 98 GALLERIA WOODS 3850 GALLERIA WOODS DR HOOVER 35244 Smoke Free: Y ...

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Marshall Family Dentistry: Same great service, new location coming soon

Sponsored content More than 90% of all systemic diseases start in the mouth, according to a new study. The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health found that bacteria in your mouth can travel in the body and cause life-threatening diseases. So, if you think avoiding the dentist is a good idea, you could be dead wrong. Dr. Reid Marshall, of Marshall Family Dentistry, stays up to date with all the latest st ...

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Get in motion at EW Motion Therapy

Sponsored Content Sometimes we need a little “pick-me-up” to get going and to get back to our old selves. EW Motion Therapy is just the place to go when you’re ready for a restart. EW Motion Therapy is a physical therapy and wellness facility that uses medically founded, hands-on approaches to yield positive client results. Whether you are looking to rehab an injury or get your bones and muscles back in wor ...

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Like having a doctor in the family: OrthoAlabama Spine and Sports

By Crystal McGough, sponsored content OrthoAlabama Spine and Sports has been serving the orthopedic needs of the Eastern Birmingham area and surrounding communities since Dr. Perry Savage founded it in 1987. They have been operating out of their Trussville office since Nov. 2015. “We are a multidisciplinary orthopedic practice that covers many different specialties,” Dr. Mary Gilmer said. “We provide orthop ...

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Positive Choices: Offering information, options and support

By June Matthews, Sponsored Content An unwanted pregnancy is one of the most difficult challenges a woman can face. She may not feel she has the financial resources to raise a child. Or she may be committed to a partner uninterested in becoming a parent. Or she may fear backlash from her family members, church and/or friends. Whatever the reason – or reasons – a pregnancy falls into the category of “unwante ...

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June is Scleroderma Awareness Month in Trussville

By Erica Thomas, managing editor TRUSSVILLE — The city of Trussville declared June as Scleroderma Awareness Month, during the city council meeting on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Scleroderma, or systemic sclerosis, is a group of rare diseases that more often affects women. It commonly occurs between the ages of 30 and 50. The chronic connective tissue disease is generally classified as one of the autoimmune rheu ...

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CDC Director in Montgomery Introduces HIV Initative to Alabama

By CAROLINE BECK, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert Redfield visited Montgomery on Friday to talk with officials about ways to combat Alabama’s high rate of new HIV infections. As a part of President Donald Trump’s initiative to reduce new HIV infections by 75% in five years and at least 90% in 10 years, Redfield is traveling to states with the ...

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New president of St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s Blount and St. Vincent’s St. Clair named

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE —  St. Vincent’s Health System, which is part of Ascension, announced that Suzannah Campbell has been named President of St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s Blount and St. Vincent’s St. Clair. Campbell most recently served as administrator of St. Vincent’s Chilton in Clanton, Alabama, since the hospital opened in 2016 and has been with St. Vincent’s Health ...

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is June 15

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports MONTGOMERY — World Elder Abuse Awareness Day will be observed in Alabama on June 15, 2019. Governor Kay Ivey signed a proclamation stating that the Alabama Department of Senior Services is committed to promoting the independence and dignity of older adults. According to the Alabama Department of Human Resources, thousands of elderly individuals and disabled adults h ...

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This week’s Jefferson County restaurant food scores

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports Below are the latest in health scores by the Jefferson County Department of Health. The department conducts regular health inspections of food service establishments. Please see the JCDH website. These are the scores that were available from the JCDH website on May 10 2019 Permit Score Name 17531 99 LEEDS HIGH SCHOOL 1500 GREENWAVE DR LEEDS 35094 Smoke Free: Y Date: ...

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