Men’s Health Timeline
Too many men, especially younger men, don’t have a family physician and don’t get regular checkups. Between ages 18 and 30, healthy men should see a doctor every two to three years. Men 30 and older should go annually.
Everything You Need to Know About Sunscreen
After that long winter, we’re all ready for these warmer, sunnier days. Plans for soaking up some rays should include sunscreen. Here are some things you should know about sunscreen.
7 Ways to Prepare for Surgery
If you’re going to have surgery in the near future, it’s important to spend some time preparing. Planning ahead can help ensure you have a successful operation and heal faster.
Introducing Amanda Cauley-Harvey, Family Nurse Practitioner
Joining the team in September, Amanda Cauley-Harvey brings expertise in cardiovascular disease prevention and diabetes management.
Should You Get Tested for COVID-19?
You hear it all the time. COVID-19 testing is critical for reducing the spread of COVID-19. But, when should you seek testing?
Mark Flu Off Your List of Worries during COVID-19 with Annual Flu Vaccine
With the risk of contracting COVID-19 also on everyone’s minds, a flu shot can give you peace of mind, taking the flu off the list of potential respiratory problems you will experience this year.
Pack Nutrition into Your Hurricane Kit
With the arrival of hurricane season, Wayne UNC Health Care Clinical Dietitian Mary Frances Donnelly gives her tips for packing nutrition into your hurricane kit for you and your family.
Take Steps to Prevent a Second Stroke or Heart Attack
Studies show one out of every four stroke and heart attack survivors will have another. Learn more about prevention.
10 Things for Your Family to Do Together This Weekend
Is your family feeling cooped up? To boost your mental health, here are several activities you can do with your family this weekend.
Winter Safety: Stay Upright and Warm with These Tips to Avoid Slips, Falls and Spills
Winter safety is an often overlooked part of life. We want to help you stay safe when conditions turn bad. Here are some tips to remember when preparing for winter weather.