Local doctor takes medical trip to Honduras

DACULA - Dr. Nick Tedder of Upper Cervical Health Centers in Dacula traveled to the Honduras this fall to help more than 18,000 patients.

Tedder and other Upper Cervical doctors from around the world gathered in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, from Sept. 29 through Oct. 5 to provide free specialized Upper Cervical health care - a procedure that manipulates the cervical spine - to Honduran residents.

The team of doctors saw people with conditions such as allergies, hearing loss, lupus, respiratory disorders, neck and back pain and vertigo. For more information, visit www.uppercervicalcare.com.

Blood drive coming to Duluth

DULUTH - State Farm Insurance is teaming with LifeSouth to host a blood drive this week.

Look for the bloodmobile from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday in the State Farm Insurance parking lot, 11350 Johns Creek Parkway in Duluth.

All donors will receive a recognition item and a complimentary cholesterol screening.

Donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh 110 pounds or more and show a photo ID at the time of donation.

For more information about blood drives near you or about becoming a donor, call 770-538-0500 or visit www.lifesouth.org.