Healthy Dose

Health articles and features from New Hanover Regional Medical Center and the NHRMC Physician Group.

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Protect Your Heart from Bad Cholesterol -- Take the Quiz

March 21, 2018
Heart disease is a stealthy disease—you can feel great, hold down a high-level job, and...
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Surgical Home Program Empowers Patients to Recover Faster

March 06, 2018
NHRMC's Enhanced Recovery After Surgery model has proven to increase patient satisfaction,...
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Advice on Managing Arthritis Pain in the Hands

February 20, 2018
A reader recently posed the following question: I suffer from arthritis in my hands. Do you have...
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Heart Attack Survivor Finds Clarity through Ornish Intensive Cardiac Rehab

February 16, 2018
by: NHRMC
Heart attack survivor Ashley Garner recently completed NHRMC’s Intensive Cardiac...
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Let’s Get Serious About Protecting Our Community from the Flu

February 05, 2018
Dr. Bryan Durham gives us the lowdown on the flu, which has killed 95 in North Carolina this...
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HPV Vaccinations Can Prevent Certain Cancers in Your Children

January 18, 2018
Some types of cancer can be traced back to the human papillomavirus (HPV). This virus is often...
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Skull Surgery at NHRMC Brightens Toddler's Future

January 12, 2018
by: NHRMC
At Ryker's 6-month checkup, doctors suggested that his parents schedule a visit with Dr. Michael...
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Why Does Cold Weather Trigger Arthritis and Joint Pain?

January 04, 2018
Cold weather seems to cause added discomfort for patients with arthritis and joint pain. Is it...
Tonye Gray Blog

As She Lives and Breathes

October 31, 2017
by: NHRMC
A lung cancer screening helped Tonye Gray treat her cancer in its earliest stages.
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Ensure Your Kids Get the Right Medicine -- Nothing More, Nothing Less

October 09, 2017
Precisely following the directions and using exact measurements are keys to making sure you help...
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