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Getting Rid of Knee Pain

Getting Rid of Knee Pain

Cathy Raines had been in pain for years prior to her surgeries. She pins down the day it all began.

Back to the Good Life

Back to the Good Life

When she was in 7th grade, Tammie Fry remembers undergoing a simple screening for scoliosis.

Trainers Help Performers Stay in Tip Top Shape

Trainers Help Performers Stay in Tip Top Shape

Cheridan Couty’s stage debut was at the age of four as a rat - the adorable kind - in the musical “Rats”. She tapped her way into the audience’s heart during her dance number.

On the Road Again

On the Road Again

Larry Jordan has the type of kind smile that kids along his bus route in Ullin, Ill., like to see. He has an easy laugh and says life is pretty good, especially after undergoing complex spinal surgery this past summer.

On Par for Recovery

On Par for Recovery

Former Golf/Basketball Coach Meets Physical Challenges of Recovering From Stroke

Dick Wadlington spent decades coaching golf at Cape Central High School as well as successfully coaching basketball at both the high school and junior high school level. A stroke this spring ended his coaching career, but not his competitive spirit.

Grief Transforms to Gratitude

Grief Transforms to Gratitude

The Pyrtles are "forever grateful" for the support they received from the SoutheastHEALTH Share Bereavement Program

"At first, my husband didn't want to go, but he knew how much it meant to me. We attended every meeting. It gave us a place to talk and share with others who had the same experiences." -Nicole Pyrtle

Two Milestones – Big Ones!

Two Milestones – Big Ones!

"Thank you for everything you've done for me. It looked like this day would never get here, but it did, thanks to the good Lord and a lot of prayers.”

InterStim's Poster Girl

InterStim's Poster Girl

'Pacemaker for the bladder' enables retiree to enjoy active lifestyle

"Now I can do whatever I want to do. InterStim has given me my life back."

Game Changer

Game Changer

Former NFL Offensive Lineman Back 'In Sync' After Ablation for Atrial Fib

"After just a few days (following electrophysiology services at Southeast), I had my energy back. I felt like I could do all those things I couldn’t do before."

Every Step of the Way

Every Step of the Way

Staff's Care, Compassion Help Clear Path to Recovery

Trish Wallace never considered getting a mammogram. But then one of her friends was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011...