Covid clinic delivers 500 vaccines

Sandra ClarkOur Town Health

Professionals and volunteers administered 500 doses of COVID-19 vaccine in roughly two hours on Jan. 2 in a clinic held at the Knoxville Expo Center on Clinton Highway. Dr. Martha …

Is flu vaccine safe for kids?

Jay FitzOur Town Health

Flu vaccines are made using strict safety and production measures. Millions of people have safely received flu vaccines for decades. Flu shots and nasal spray flu vaccines are both options …

Set obtainable fitness goals

Jay FitzOur Town Health

Are you thinking about setting goals toward better health in 2021?
Having a routine, getting organized, and some form of daily activity will improve your mental health and reduce stress levels, …

TeamHealth, Covenant partner on vaccines

Sandra ClarkOur Town Health

As COVID-19 vaccine doses began arriving last week, TeamHealth is partnering with Covenant Health, the region’s largest health system, to ensure emergency medicine clinicians across the area are among the …

Surviving the Holidays

Sandra ClarkOur Town Health

Christmas is over, but school is out and many families will be at home this week. Plus, the New Year’s weekend is ahead. Fort Sanders Regional Med­ical Center shares some …

Student nurses administer COVID-19 vaccines

Lesli Bales-SherrodOur Town Health

Nursing students at Pellissippi State Community College aren’t just watching history unfold as the COVID-19 pandemic continues – they’re taking action to end it.
Pellissippi State nursing students administered the first rounds of a COVID-19 …