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Addressing ADHD and Learning Disability: What to do?

Addressing ADHD and Learning Disability: What to do? Marco Hur, D. O. Family Medicine Residency Program Colquitt Regional Medical Center, Moultrie, GA Parents understandably become concerned when their children do poorly at school. It is not uncommon for such problems to be attributed to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), a condition becoming increasingly recognized in the general pediatric population. According to the U.S. government’s Center for Disease...



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Maureen Yearta chairs Hospital Authority

After serving on the Colquitt Regional Medical Center Hospital Authority for six years Maureen Yearta, Ed.D., has now taken over the reins as chairman of the Hospital Authority. Yearta is retired from the Colquitt County Board of Education and is the first female to serve as chairman of the Colquitt Regional Hospital Authority. She has been an active member of the authority, previously serving as chairman of the Quality Assurance subcommittee. Under her leadership Colquitt Regional...



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Sleep Apnea - A Thief in the Night

Jessica Brumfield, DO, MS Georgia South Family Medicine Residency Program Colquitt Regional Medical Center Are you always tired? Do you feel like you need a nap, even after a full night’s sleep? If you do, take this quick questionnaire: I frequently feel sleepy or doze off while: -Sitting and reading for more than 5 minutes -Watching TV -Sitting inactive, even in a public place -While driving or as a passenger in a vehicle -Sitting quietly after lunch If...



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Spence Receives Harrison Humanitarian Award

David Wm. Spence, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Walter E. Harrison, Jr., M.D. Humanitarian Award. Spence was presented the award at the 24th Annual Colquitt Regional Medical Foundation Love Light ceremony held in the Kate Jeter Serenity Garden. The award, named in honor of beloved physician Dr. Walter E. Harrison, Jr. is presented annually. It recognizes an individual health care worker who demonstrates a commitment to compassionate health care service and community...