Friday, July 30, 2021

Here’s To A Healthy Thanksgiving

For many of us, the Thanksgiving meal is the best dining experience of the year ... but there's no reason why it can't be a healthy experience too! Here are some things to keep...

Know The Symptoms For Diabetes

November is American Diabetes Awareness Month, and a good time to review the indicators of diabetes. It's important for 2 types of reasons. First, over 30 million Americans have a form of diabetes -- that's...

“Fall Back” Into Spring Garden Plans

We lose an hour of daylight this coming weekend, but the next few months actually give you plenty of time to literally lay the groundwork for a truly productive home garden in 2018. On...

Physical Therapy From Head To Toe

If you or a loved one are in constant physical discomfort, don't overlook the benefits of physical therapy.  October is National Physical Therapy Awareness Month, and you might be surprised at the wide range...

Liver Awareness Month Tips For Living Right

A few weeks ago we noted that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s also Liver Awareness Month. Liver disease is among the 10 major causes of death among Americans, and the American Liver...

Central Carolina Hospital Earns High Patient Satisfaction Recognition

Patients have been strongly satisfied with the care they've received at Central Carolina Hospital in 2017, according to data gathered by an independent third party. In accordance with federal law, patients who've been discharged from...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: “Be Your Own Breast Friend”

A healthy lifestyle and early detection are a great first line of defense in the fight against breast cancer After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. In fact, one in...

Protecting Yourself and Our Community from the Flu

For many of us, September is a time for getting back into routines and looking forward to the cooler weather just around the corner. Unfortunately, September also means that flu season is right around the...

Creative Ways To Prepare In-Home For Severe Weather

Sanford and Lee County are no strangers to severe weather and hurricanes. But the gift of a struggle is the lesson it teaches us. Sam Mabe, Director of Facilities Management and Safety Officer at...

September is Suicide Awareness Month: Know the Signs & Risk

It’s a taboo topic; one many of us don’t like to even think about. But suicide is a real problem, and every year, it claims the life of 44,000 people. At Central Carolina Hospital,...

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