01/11/18

Visiting Restrictions

Children under 12 may NOT VISIT inpatient areas or.....

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LiveWell: Health Talk

Breathing Easier After Heart Valve Replacement

Sherry Archibald Says Support and Accountability in Cardiac Rehab Helped Her Recovery On the heels of surgery to replace a bicuspid aortic valve, Sherry Archibald admits she was overly optimistic about her recovery. At 47 years old, the Goldsboro resident knew she didn’t fit the age and health profile of most cardiac patients. “It was hard …

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  • Feb 04
  • 2018

How to Create a Sleep-Friendly Bedroom

Many of us joke about being sleep-deprived, but the condition puts a major damper on quality of life—not to mention it can be downright dangerous. Poor sleep can lead to daytime sleepiness, accidents and difficulty carrying out daily functions. Our cognitive abilities become impaired, our reaction times slow down and we get grumpy, anxious and …

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  • Jan 25
  • 2018

Make This: Turkey and Veggie Walking Tacos

It’s no secret that kids can be picky eaters, and getting them to eat vegetables can be an epic battle. Maybe you’ve tried bribery—“three more bites of carrot, and you can have a cupcake”—or threats—“no TV tonight if you don’t finish your broccoli.” Here’s a different tactic: Involve kids in the cooking to make eating …

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  • Jan 08
  • 2018

Dealing with Flu: Stay Home or See a Doctor?

The flu is miserable. If you’ve ever had it, you know how brutal it can be: the headache, the fever, the chills. But sometimes, it’s more than miserable—it’s a medical emergency. Most people recover from the flu at home, but some need a doctor’s care. So how do you know whether to seek help? First, …

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  • Jan 08
  • 2018

10 Silent Symptoms of Diabetes

Do you have undiagnosed diabetes? The American Diabetes Association reported 29.1 million Americans had diabetes, with 8.1 million being undiagnosed in 2012. Additionally, 1.4 million Americans are newly diagnosed each year. In recognition of National Diabetes Awareness Month, we want you to monitor for these 10 subtle signs of diabetes. If you have questions or concerns about …

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  • Nov 14
  • 2017