May is Mental Health Awareness Month!

May 10th, 2024|

Mental health includes your emotional and social well-being, which influences how you think, feel and act. Having good mental health does not mean you will always be in a good mood or immune from [...]

Sinus and Allergy Season is Upon Us!

April 4th, 2024|

It’s that time of year again. Spring is in the air, and so are all of the things that can upset or irritate our sinuses, causing the over 100 million Americans who suffer from [...]

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month!

March 6th, 2024|

When it Comes to Colorectal Cancer, Knowledge is Power! In the ongoing fight against cancer, early detection and an accurate diagnosis are critical to proper treatment and successful outcomes. This essential knowledge can come [...]

February is National Cancer Prevention Month!

February 9th, 2024|

Prevention is Key! Did you know that 40% of all cancer diagnosed and nearly ½ of all deaths from cancer in the Unites States can be attributed to preventable causes? Factors such as physician [...]

Did You Know that January is National Blood Donor Month?

January 9th, 2024|

The month of January is designated as National Blood Donor Month in the United States. Due to holiday celebrations, inclement weather, and cold and flu season, the winter months are often a time of [...]

Understanding Diabetes: Risks, Testing and Management

November 3rd, 2023|

November is National Diabetes Month, a time when communities across the country seek to bring attention to diabetes. It’s important to know the statistics, prevention methods, testing options, and to be able to recognize the [...]

Macon Community Hospital CEO to Retire in 2024 and New CEO Named

October 12th, 2023|

News ReleaseOctober 9, 2023                                                                    Lafayette, TN – Macon Community Hospital announces the retirement of CEO Thomas Kidd effective January 8, 2024. Following his retirement, current MCH CFO Scott Tongate will succeed Kidd as CEO. [...]

Breast Cancer Spotlight: What You Should Know

October 9th, 2023|

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the perfect time to schedule a mammogram! Because breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. One in eight will be diagnosed. Because with early detection, treatment [...]