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New Walk-In Chiropractic Office Coming To Williamsburg

JAMES CITY-The Joint Chiropractic, a walk-in chiropractic office, will soon open a location in the Williamsburg area. The Joint, which first began in 1999, tentatively...

Riverside Health System Hosting Free Flu and Covid-19 Vaccination Clinics

Riverside Health System will host several free vaccination clinics for both covid-19 and the flu in coming weeks across Hampton Roads. The clinics will be...

Sentara Donates $50,000 For Behavioral Health Program

Sentara Healthcare/Optima Health/Virginia Premier recently donated $50,000 to support a behavioral health program in Hampton and Newport News. The money will help provide transportation...

Children’s Hospital Of The King’s Daughters To Host Town Hall On Covid-19 Vaccine September...

Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD) will host a virtual town hall meeting, “What Parents Need to Know About the Covid-19 Vaccine,” on...

Hampton Roads Businesses Potentially Affected By President Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Orders

President Joe Biden recently implemented a six-prong attack on the pandemic that “will ensure that we are using every available tool to combat covid-19...

Anthem HealthKeepers Donates Bikes To Mobile Literacy Program

NEWPORT NEWS—Students across Newport News—and the Newport News Books on Bikes program—got a big boost from Anthem HealthKeepers, which donated trike bikes to 13...

Master Center For Addiction Medicine Opens Hampton Office

HAMPTON—The Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and the Master Center for Addiction Medicine invites the Peninsula business community to a ribbon-cutting ceremony to be...

Sentara Healthcare Hires Medical Director of Health Equity

To help expand the organization’s work to address health disparities and promote health equity, Sentara Healthcare has hired Dr. Keith H. Newby as an...

Ferguson Makes $2.5 Million Gift To Support Children’s Mental Health

NEWPORT NEWS—According to a press release from Ferguson, one in five children in the United States has a diagnosable, treatable mental health condition—and yet...

Hampton Roads Healthcare Organizations Update Vaccination Policies To Require Covid-19 Vaccines For All Team...

Chesapeake Regional Healthcare, Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Health System, Riverside Health System, and Sentara Healthcare have announced they each expanded their employee...