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Photos: Putts, pups and Sir Saint: Sanderson Farms Championship brings fun from the fairway

Photos: Putts, pups and Sir Saint: Sanderson Farms Championship brings fun from the fairway

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Professional golfers, the PGA TOUR Wives Association, therapy dogs and the cheerleaders and mascot who cheer on the New Orleans Saints all swung by UMMC to brighten the week for children’s hospital patients and their families. The Sanderson Farms Championship tournament play begins today at the Country Club of Jackson, with the winner to be determined Sunday afternoon. Read More

Researchers from The MIND Center published an article in the Annals of Internal Medicine showing that small lesions, or infarctions, in the brain may increase the rate of cognitive decline as people age.

Small, large lesion pairing accelerates cognitive decline

Thursday, September 19, 2019

A new paper from UMMC scientists at The MIND Center shows that small brain lesions may have an outsized influence on memory and language loss as people age. Once largely ignored by physicians, the presence of these small infarctions could be just as important as larger ones in predicting cognitive decline. Read More

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