When memory problems begin to interfere with everyday activities, it is time to see a doctor. Learn more about the signs and treatment for dementia. Read More: Is it dementia or normal aging?
Learn about what you can do to protect yourself from ticks and how to appropriately respond to a tick bite. Read More: Tick Talk: How to protect yourself from ticks
The Paul H. Broyhill Wellness Center’s diabetes self-management education program in Boone, NC has been awarded continued Recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA). The program was originally Recognized in August, 2018. This program offers high-quality education services to the…read more
We know that regular application of sunscreen can reduce the chances of skin cancer and prolong the development of wrinkles and/or sun spots, yet many of us are unaware that there are two types of sunscreen: physical and chemical sunscreen. So, what is the difference and why does it matter? Read More: Physical vs. Chemical Sunscreen: Which should you be using?
Stroke is the No. 5 killer and a leading cause of preventable disability in the United States. A stroke can happen to anyone, any age, at any time. When it comes to stroke, every minute counts. How can you recognize stroke and what can you do to prevent stroke? Read More: Can you recognize a stroke?
Knowing what to feed your toddler or child can be challenging, especially when it comes to feeding a picky eater. Learn how to improve your child’s relationship with food and raise them to be confident and competent eaters. Read More: Do’s and Don’ts for Raising a Healthy Eater
In the infographic below, you can learn about common signs and symptoms of heart failure and heart attack, risk factors, heart-healthy strategies, and facts. Read More: Heart Attack and Heart Failure: Know the Facts (Infographic)
If you are having trouble managing stress due to the COVID-19 pandemic, recent world events, or personal circumstances, you are certainly not alone. It is completely natural to feel stress, worry, and/or grief throughout this time. Read More: Fill up your tank: tips for managing stress
When it comes to nutrition, it can be hard to determine myth from fact, so let’s debunk a few common nutrition myths and learn how to identify reliable sources in the future. Read More: 4 nutrition myths and the truth behind them
We asked our emergency medicine, same-day care, and walk-in clinic experts about the top winter health and safety issues they typically see. Read More: Know the Facts: Top Winter Health & Safety Hazards (infographic)