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Milestones

  • Consumer Cues: Protect your heart

     

    Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of illness and death for North American women and kills more women than all forms of cancer combined. February is national Heart Health Month, and it is a great time for women to start taking better care of their hearts all year round.

    It's important to know your personal risk for heart disease and family history. Common risk factors for heart disease include elevated blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, smoking, diabetes, a sedentary lifestyle and overweight or obesity.

  • Birth Announcements for February 27

    Shea and Adam Poff of Lebanon announce the birth of a daughter, Anna Elizabeth Poff, at 8:16 a.m. on Jan. 20 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Thomas and Kaylene Poff of Campbellsville. Great-grandparents are Ernest and Evelyleen Taylor of Lebanon.

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  • TRH cancer program re-certified

    The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has granted three-year approval to the cancer program at The Cancer Center at Taylor Regional Hospital.

    Established in 1922 by the American College of Surgeons, the CoC is a consortium of professional organizations dedicated to improving survival rates and quality of life for cancer patients through standard-setting, prevention, research, education, and the monitoring of comprehensive, quality care.

  • Birth Announcements for February 13

    Amber Faith Duncan and Efrain Granados Duncan of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Patience Estella Hope Duncan, at 8:36 a.m. on Jan. 15 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Jeff Duncan and Timmy and Michelle Dickens of Campbellsville.

    Great-grandparents are Jimmy and Dorothy Dickens of Campbellsville.

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  • TRH auxiliary donates $27,000 to buy hospital equipment

     

    Taylor Regional Hospital Auxiliary members recently donated $27,000 for the purchase of new equipment to be used in 35 different departments throughout the hospital.

    The auxiliary makes a donation every year based on a "wish list" submitted by team members.

  • TRH names winter ambassador

     

    Nancy McLean-Dix has been named the Taylor Regional Hospital ambassador for winter 2014. Tammy Warren, Debra Appleby, Sherry Blanton and Dale Henderson were also nominated.

    McLean-Dix was nominated by a team member. The following was written about her on her nomination form.

  • TRH honors new team members

     

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized new team members for their first 90 days of service with a breakfast in their honor.

    Those honored were Martina Beard, Taylor Regional Urology; Jessica Chambers, labor and delivery; Christi Curl, cardiac cath lab; Andrew Dornbrook, rehab; Whitney Ewing, laboratory; Shenandoah Grafflin, transitional care; Meredith Haley, Gwenn Howard and Amanda Knopp, transitional care; Angela Lang, TRH Care Center; Ariel Myers, surgery; and Sue Stang, physician billing.

  • Caldwells to celebrate anniversary

     

    George and Catherine Caldwell of Columbia will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Feb. 15, at Trinity Methodist Church in Columbia at 6 p.m. The Caldwell family will host the celebration.

    All family and friends are invited to attend, though invitations will be sent to out-of-town guests only.

  • Four generations of Gupton family

     

    Four generations of the Gupton family recently gathered for a family photo.

    They are great-grandfather Marion Thomas "Tom" Gupton, father Lee Thomas Gupton, grandfather Brent Thomas Gupton of Campbellsville and Lee's son, Evan Thomas Gupton.

  • Grahams to celebrate anniversary

     

    Sam and Connie Graham of Campbellsville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.

    Their children will host a celebration on Saturday, Feb. 8, at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church from 2 to 4 p.m.

    The couple requests no gifts, though cards are welcome.