Life-Changing Treatment for a Common Problem
Stress urinary incontinence (SUI), a pelvic floor disorder, causes women to leak urine when they sneeze, cough, laugh, lift heavy objects, or strain during exercise. An estimated 25 million women in the US are affected-- one in three over the age of 45 and one in two over the... Read more
'Women Are Extraordinarily Strong'
In a career devoted to life-long learning, Dr. Hisa Yamaguchi's best teachers have been her patients. "They've taught me that women are extraordinarily strong," she says. "They endure the strongest chemo imaginable and continue to fight." Dr. Yamaguchi, who's practiced in Gwinnett since 1995, is a surgeon at Eastside... Read more
Big Things Come from Small Beginnings
While all Neonatal Care Units (NICU's) specialize in caring for babies, not all are the same. In the United States, each NICU is designated from 1 to 4 according to guidelines published by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Eastside Medical Center's Level 3 NICU is dedicated to caring for... Read more
Transforming Joint Replacement Care & Recovery
When considering knee or hip replacement, every patient's end goal is to live free of joint pain. Eastside Medical Center has developed a new approach to surgery with quicker recovery and superior outcomes. Joint Destinations is Eastside Medical Center's program for patients having knee or hip replacement. Their multidisciplinary... Read more
'Generous Hearts' Drive Relay For Life Participation
Balloons decorating the Board Room a crowd of energized employees and students filling the chairs a celebratory feeling in the air. These are the signs that it must be October and time to salute the amazing achievements of Gwinnett County Public Schools' Relay For Life teams. It is a... Read more
Remarkable Gwinnett: Reinventing Our Brand
Gwinnett County's brand has evolved steadily over the years. Once, it evoked images of a bedroom community. Now, our brand exudes a dynamic urban vibe. Excellence in many areas is a key component. For examples, look at our good jobs, skilled workforce, outstanding schools, amazing parks, and exemplary bond... 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
Dance the Summer Away
Sugarloaf Performing Arts has a full slate of summer camps and intensive sessions geared to students from the youngest dancers to those who dance at a pre-professional or professional level. "We have camps designed for all ages, from three-year-olds to professionals," said Lori Zamzow-Wire, artistic director for Sugarloaf Performing... Read more
Riverside Military Academy
At Riverside Military Academy, we are not just a school; we are an organization that provides a life changing experience for young males. While there are many reasons to choose Riverside Military Academy, we're going to give you some you may not have thought of before. 5 Reasons Why... Read more