Eastside Medical Center: Committed to the Care and Improvement of Human Life
Enjoy our special coverage of Eastside Medical Center, linked below. Eastside first opened it's doors in 1980 as Gwinnett Community Hospital. Thirty-seven years later, it still embraces that role and its commitment to the community. Eastside now counts more than 1,200 caring and committed employees, including 450 physicians. More... Read more
The Moscow Mule
The classic Moscow mule is made with vodka, ginger beer, and lime juice, served in a copper mug. It's a fantastically refreshing summer drink, and you might choose to stop right there. But your options are practically endless. A mule can be made with many liquors, from gin to... Read more
Get Fresh with Your Local Farmer
The fresh produce and other goodies that can be found at nearby farmers markets are the beginnings of many a tasty springtime meal. Turn the page for just a few of the lip-smackin' possibilities. Homemade Dill Pickles Easy to make & worth the wait. You will need 1 quart... Read more
The Heroes Project 2017
We've been introducing you to Heroes in Gwinnett Magazine since 2009. Men, women and children. Our neighbors, our family, our friends. Remarkable individuals all. We wanted to celebrate survivorship by telling the stories of ordinary people in the extraordinary circumstance of fighting cancer. We wanted to encourage them and... Read more
Greens and Grains
Dedicating more of your plate to fresh-from-the-garden produce as well as rice and grains can lead to a healthier lifestyle, according to Cheryl Forberg, registered dietitian and award-winning chef and nutritionist for "The Biggest Loser". "Most of my adult clients who are not veggie lovers usually had little exposure... Read more
'Every patient. Every time.' - Committed to the Care & Improvement of Human Life
If you're a patient at Eastside Medical Center these days, your care team might have a surprising member: Eastside CEO Trent Lind. Every morning, Lind leads a stand-up "huddle" with the hospital's medical directors and department heads. From there, the senior team divides into smaller groups and rounds on... Read more
Relay Helps Support Gwinnett Patients
In 2016, the American Cancer Society provided cross-cutting information and services to 784 Gwinnett County residents. Of those, 434 were newly diagnosed cancer patients and 163 were uninsured or on Medicaid/Medicare. 341 patients received educational materials and support services through Patient Navigators 50 patients received 1,258 trips to treatment... Read more
Gwinnett Relay For Life Nurtures Next Generation of Philanthropists
There's no doubt, Gwinnett's Relay For Life is the worlds largest because of the contribution and commitment of volunteers and many of those volunteers are the youngest members of our community. "Cancer has no boundaries", says Kirsten Baker, North Gwinnett High Schools assistant principal of leadership development and former... Read more
Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta Hosts Ribbon Cutting for Urgent Care Center in Dacula
To better serve children and families in Gwinnett County, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is opening a new Urgent Care Center in Dacula. Children's at Hamilton Creek will have nine exam rooms, two procedure rooms and two intake rooms that will allow us to treat minor illnesses and injuries beginning... Read more
2017's Easter Egg Hunts
Here's a rundown of all the area easter egg hunts we've tracked down so far. If we've missed something, please let us know by emailing eweekly@gwinnettmagazine.com. Sugar Hill Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 8, 2017 Sugarloaf Mills Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday, April 8, 2017 Artzy Beads & Special Kneeds 1st... Read more