The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services understands that many Medicare beneficiaries have been affected by the Sevier County wildfire and Tennessee tornado outbreak, and it wants to ensure that all beneficiaries are able to compare their health care options and make enrollment ch…

The city’s Get Fit! Tullahoma Committee has partnered with the Mach Tenn Running Club for the third annual Couch to 5K (C25K) challenge, which begins Aug. 23.

The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is kicking off its 2016 fundraising year with an event planned for Oct. 3 at D.W. Wilson Community Center’s Splash Island, according to community manager of Mid-South Division Samantha Chamblee.

Nonprofit regional blood center, Blood Assurance, invites the community to participate in its ‘I Bleed’ initiative this fall. The campaign will begin Monday, Aug. 10 and continue until Tuesday, Oct. 20. During this time, all donors will receive a customized, limited edition football T-shirt …

Short Springs State Natural Area in Tullahoma is holding three wildflower hikes as part of Natural Areas Spring Celebration Week.

Harton Regional Medical Center is offering help with signups for the Health Insurance Marketplace before the Feb. 15 deadline, according to CFO Shawn Adams.

Dr. Dinesh Gupta, M.D., cardiovascular disease, will be the guest speaker at a luncheon hosted by Harton Regional Medical Center’s Highland Rim Cardiac Rehab.

Harton Regional Medical Center has announced that it will offer extended time periods to assist residents with health insurance signups under the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance Marketplace.

Beginning Nov. 15, Harton Regional Medical Center will help area residents learn about and enroll in health insurance options on the Health insurance Marketplace.

The Motlow College Moore County campus is hosting a ‘Pink-Out’ in support of breast cancer awareness and other cancers on Wednesday, Oct. 1. Students, faculty, staff, and the public are invited and encouraged to wear pink on that day and meet in the courtyard at 1:45 p.m.

Thirty-four vendors have signed up to participate in the Health Fair and Fitness Expo to be held on Saturday, April 5, at Northgate Mall in Tullahoma, according to the sponsoring Tullahoma Get Fit! and Urgent Team organizations.

The city’s Get Fit! Committee is offering a series of health classes called “Arm & Arm Health” facilitated by Devan Arman of Family Chiropractic Complex designed for people who want to get fit.

A number of diabetes workshops, entitled “Take Charge of your Diabetes,” have been planned for 2014 and sponsored by Get Fit! Tullahoma, Tullahoma Parks and Recreation, Partners for Healing and UT Extension.

Certified diabetes educator Tonya Swoape will present a free “Diabetes Academy” from 4-5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, in Harton Regional Medical Center’s private dining room.

Thanks in part to a Project Diabetes grant obtained by the city from the Tennessee Health Department, local residents who wish to lose weight and/or manage or prevent diabetes will have access to a number of free classes, gym memberships and medical services over the next three years.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology is urging seniors and their caregivers to be aware of the dangers of ignoring the symptoms of cataracts, a leading cause of visual impairment that will affect more than half of all Americans by the time they are 80 years old.