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Student Athlete Physicals

Make sure your student athlete is ready for the upcoming Fall sports season with this FREE health event on Tuesday, August 15 in Westerly!
  • Physical
  • Sports injury physician Q&A
  • Meet the Express Care Team
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Specialized team working to improve diabetes diagnosis & care

Diabetes, in particular type-2, is increasingly prevalent nationwide. In Rhode Island, 11.5% of adults have diabetes and 36.4% have pre-diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association.

To combat this local health concern South County Hospital formed a "Diabetes Champion Team."

Athletes beware: Don't play through the pain

Contrary to its name, tennis elbow doesn't just affect tennis players. According to Charlotte Moriarty, MD, PhD, who specializes in sports medicine at OrthoRI - South County, it is one of many common overuse injuries people can easily avoid.

Your mission should you choose to accept it

South County Health presents MISSION: POSSIBLE on Saturday,September 9, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Dunes Club.

  • Complimentary Cocktail Reception and Dinner
  • Live and Silent Auctions
  • Auctioneer John Terrio
  • Music and Dancing with The Cartells

To reserve a sponsorship or table, please contact the Development Office at South County Health at 401 788-3893 or
Celebrate National Grandparents Day!

Submit your favorite photos of you and your
grandchildren/grandparents to be featured in a
South County Health Facebook album on National
Grandparents Day, September 10, 2017.

Email your photo to

Don't forget to include a special message about what your grandchildren/grandparents mean to you.

Deadline for submission: Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017
Health eCooking: Ice Cream Sandwiches

These chocolate meringue ice cream sandwiches are light, sweet and super low calorie. We use raspberry sorbet for the filling, but fat-free frozen yogurt or fat-free ice cream tastes great too. This is an easy low-fat dessert recipe.