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New Restaurant Inspection Grading System Coming to Paris

New Restaurant Inspection Grading System Coming to Paris

In 2016, the Paris-Lamar County Health District implemented a new and improved restaurant inspection grading system. Once the inspection is done, a grade will be assigned (A, B, C, D, or F) and it will be posted on the front door of the establishment. So far this year the following restaurants...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris Regional Medical Center will Celebrate “Go Red for Women”

Paris Regional Medical Center will Celebrate “Go Red for Women”

In conjunction with February being designated as American Heart Month, Paris Regional Medical Center will celebrate “Go Red for Women” on Friday, February 5th. PRMC CEO Patti Monczewski (pictured) said the hospital will celebrate the day by the wearing of red by PRMC staff. “Go Red for...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Kick Off 2016 by Celebrating with Paris Regional Medical Center in Pursuit of Life, Health and Prevention of Cervical Cancer

Kick Off 2016 by Celebrating with Paris Regional Medical Center in Pursuit of Life, Health and Prevention of Cervical Cancer

Paris Regional Medical Center’s staff just aren’t going to take it anymore – they’ve resolved to eradicate cervical cancer in Northeast Texas and Southeast Oklahoma, starting today. Join them in their pursuit of life, health and prevention by getting informed and taking a few simple...

01/14/2016 by eParisExtra
East Texas Weight Loss Challenge Starts in January 2016

East Texas Weight Loss Challenge Starts in January 2016

Lighten Up East Texas is a regional weight loss challenge, created by the Fit City Tyler Coalition, in which individuals and teams can compete to lose weight and improve their health. Sponsored in part by Allen Samuels Tyler, Tyler Today Magazine, NET Health, SuddenLink Communications and the...

01/05/2016 by eParisExtra
It’s real, SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

It’s real, SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

SAD or Seasonal Affective Disorder is real. It’s a type of depression mostly apparent in the winter months as a result of the environment and its effects on individuals. SAD is seen more in winter months than summer. SAD is experienced more in females than males. Fall and winter SAD bring...

12/26/2015 by eParisExtra
PARIS CARDIOLOGY CENTER CATH LAB NOW OPEN

PARIS CARDIOLOGY CENTER CATH LAB NOW OPEN

The New Paris Cardiology Center Cath Lab is in located at 2620 Spur 139. Paris, TX 75462 right behind Paris Cardiology Center (Khalid Shafiq M.D. ‘s clinic). The lab is designed to perform procedures such as cardiac catheterization, Peripheral Vascular Angiograms, Angioplasties to open...

11/15/2015 by eParisExtra
2nd Annual Community Health and Nutrition Fair

2nd Annual Community Health and Nutrition Fair

Paris Regional Medical Center and the new Everett Toyota of Paris present their 2nd Annual Community Health and Nutrition Fair on Thursday, November 5, 2015 from 9am-1p. This free health fair is open to the public and will be held in the front lot of Everett Toyota of Paris. They will be...

11/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Community Health Clinic

Community Health Clinic

There will be a FREE Community Health Clinic on Saturday, October 17th from 9am-2pm at the Prime Time Senior Activity Center, located at 1128 Clarksville Street in Paris. The clinic will run from 9am-2pm. Doctors, nurses and other health professionals will be there to answer questions. There...

10/10/2015 by eParisExtra
Haunted Slow Roll

Haunted Slow Roll

The next “slow roll” bike ride will be a Haunted Slow Roll on Monday, October 5, 2015. Riders will meet at 6:15pm at the PJC Parking Lot by DeShong Chapel (2400 Clarksville St). With Halloween just around the corner, everyone is encouraged to come in their best costume to have a...

10/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Girls Time Out

Girls Time Out "Dinner Tonight Cooking Expo"

Paris Regional Medical Center and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is  presenting the third annual Girls Time Out Choices for Living Healthy “Dinner Tonight Cooking Expo” on Thursday, October 22, 2015. The evening will featured a catered dinner, cooking demonstrations, door prizes...

10/03/2015 by eParisExtra
PARIS-LAMAR COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT ANNOUNCES 2ND ANNUAL DRIVE THRU FLU SHOT CLINIC

PARIS-LAMAR COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT ANNOUNCES 2ND ANNUAL DRIVE THRU FLU SHOT CLINIC

If you don’t have time to wait in line or make an appointment at a doctor’s office to receive your seasonal flu vaccine, the Paris-Lamar County Health District has a perfect opportunity for you without having to get out of your car. The Paris-Lamar County Health District will host its 2nd...

09/27/2015 by eParisExtra
September is PAD Awareness Month - CLOGGED ARTERIES IN LEGS POSE MAJOR HEALTH RISK

September is PAD Awareness Month - CLOGGED ARTERIES IN LEGS POSE MAJOR HEALTH RISK

Paris Regional Medical Center- Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center® recognizes September as Peripheral Arterial Disease Awareness Month. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a condition that develops when the arteries that supply oxygen-rich blood to the internal organs, arms and legs become...

09/22/2015 by eParisExtra
PARIS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ADDS NEW NEUROLOGIST

PARIS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ADDS NEW NEUROLOGIST

Paris Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of neurologist, Gregory M. Parks, MD. “We are very pleased to have Dr. Parks join the Paris Regional Medical Center’s team of physicians,” Patti Monczewski, Interim CEO and COO of Paris Regional Medical Center.  “With...

09/21/2015 by eParisExtra
High Counts of Ragweed Pollen

High Counts of Ragweed Pollen

We are in the midst of fall allergy season, mainly due to high counts of ragweed pollen in the air. With a wet spring and a dry summer, experts are predicting that this year’s allergy season will be worse than normal. Sneezing, nasal congestion, red puffy eyes, itchy throat and even sleep...

09/14/2015 by eParisExtra
What You Need to Know About the 2015-2016 FLU SEASON

What You Need to Know About the 2015-2016 FLU SEASON

“To help protect you, your family, and your neighbors, Paris Regional Medical Center joins the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention in advising virtually everyone over the age of six months to get vaccinated every year,” said Dr. Lav Singh, Infectious...

09/12/2015 by eParisExtra
Health Alert for Whooping Cough

Health Alert for Whooping Cough

On Tuesday, the Texas State Department of Health issued a health alert advising that the cases of whooping cough (pertussis) are on the rise. Officials are worried that an outbreak of whooping cough this year could be the worse the state has seen in 50 years. In Grayson County two infants under...

09/09/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Regional Medical Center Childhood Obesity- Make Healthy Changes Together

Paris Regional Medical Center Childhood Obesity- Make Healthy Changes Together

One in 3 children in the United States is overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in adults, like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease. The good news is that childhood obesity can be prevented. In honor of National...

09/01/2015 by eParisExtra
New Treatment for Sun Damage & Unwanted Facial Veins Now Available from Grossnickle Center

New Treatment for Sun Damage & Unwanted Facial Veins Now Available from Grossnickle Center

Dr. Richard Grossnickle is pleased to offer an optimized light skin revitalization treatment that can quickly and easily remove undesirable brown spots, sun damage and facial vessels from the face and body leaving you with younger, more beautiful looking skin. Sun spots, age spots and facial...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Local Wound Care Center® Participates in Second Annual Wound Care Awareness Week

Local Wound Care Center® Participates in Second Annual Wound Care Awareness Week

The Wound Care Center at Paris Regional Medical Center, a member of the Healogics network, is helping raise awareness of chronic wounds. The second annual Wound Care Awareness Week, sponsored by Healogics, is being held from June 1 to June 5.  One of nearly 800 Healogics managed centers; The...

06/03/2015 by eParisExtra
BelkGives Mobile comes to Paris to provide free mammograms

BelkGives Mobile comes to Paris to provide free mammograms

BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center will be in Paris on May 1st at the Paris Belk store located in the Mirabeau Square Shopping Center, 3580 Lamar Avenue Belk, the nation’s largest family owned and operated department store company, announced that its BelkGives on the Go Mobile...

04/22/2015 by eParisExtra