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CatCh the Spirit Healthy Indulgences Spirit of Women Girls’ Night Out celebrated health, fashion and survivors A rea women enjoyed North Mississippi Medical Center Spirit of Women Girls’ Night Out, “Indulge in Your Best Health Now,” Oct. 5, 2010, at the Summit Center Marion Tootle of Tupelo, a 15-year breast cancer survivor, was one of many breast cancer survivors recognized that evening. Looking on are Liz Dawson (left) of Spirit of Women and fellow survivor Edna Ware (right). in Tupelo. Pulmonologist Lyndon Perkins, M.D., spoke about sleep apnea, and obstetrician-gynecologist Brandy Patterson, M.D., spoke about breast health. The evening also featured free health screenings, breast cancer survivor recognition and a fall fashion show by Coldwater Creek. Breast cancer survivor Vickie Arnold (left) of NMMC’s Breast Care Center and Norma Derring of Sisters Network talked with ladies about prevention and early detection. Vanessa Barrett-Grissom (left), assistant manager of Coldwater Creek, presents a $100 gift card to Laquita Harris of Shannon. Sherry Wren of Booneville registers for a $2,500 bedroom makeover from the national Spirit of Women organization. CALL For information about upcoming Spirit of Women events, call 662-377-4099 or 800-THE DESK (800-843-3375) or visit We’ve Got Spirit! Linda Shack (left) of NMMC’s Community Health Department chats with Louise Davis of Tupelo while checking her blood pressure. 56 Vim & Vigor • SP R I N G 2 011

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Vim & Vigor - Spring 2011 - North Mississippi

Vim & Vigor - Spring 2011 - North Mississippi
Table of Contents
Opening Thoughts
Pump It Up
Heart of the Matter
Every Minute Counts
A Workout for Every Mood
Don’t Fail Your Heart
If Your Bones Could Talk
Healthy Travels
Over 40 and Fabulous
Do-It-Yourself Health?
Fighting Words
Balancing Act
Giving & Getting
Brighten Up
Welcome Aboard
Catch the Spirit

Vim & Vigor - Spring 2011 - North Mississippi