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UMMC to open state’s first primary care clinic for LGBTQ patients

Members of Mississippi’s LGBTQ community may avoid getting primary care for a number of reasons: stigma, perceived discrimination or fear that a caregiver will reject them. Going without that care can exacerbate chronic conditions, such as diabetes or hypertension. To help address the issue, UMMC is opening a multidisciplinary clinic to meet their primary care needs.]]>Original Article… …

What to know about cataract surgery

Cataracts are cloudy areas that develop on the lens of the eye. They can affect a person’s vision. Surgery is currently the only way to remove cataracts and restore vision. Learn about what to expect from the different surgical procedures.Original RSS Content… …