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    National Men's Health Month

    June is National Men’s Health Month. The purpose of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection...
    June 18, 2021
  • How to prevent stroke and recognize the symptoms.

    Each year, nearly 800,000 Americans have a stroke. Around 600,000 of them are a first stroke, while the others, nearly one in four, are a repeat stroke. Sadly, almost 140,000 if these stroke victims die from stroke. Almost 200,000 people who suffer stroke with have another stroke within five years.
    May 25, 2021
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    May 6 is National Nurses Day

    May 6 is National Nurses Day, and May 9 - 15 is National Hospital Week. How can we thank these wonderful people who give so much of themselves? Believe it or not, it doesn’t take much to show our Healthcare Heroes how much we appreciate them.
    April 26, 2021
  • Sports Medicine Doctors: Not Just for Injuries

    UNC Lenoir Health Care is excited to announce that it’s brought sports medicine to Lenoir County. Dimitri Thomas, MD has joined UNC Health Care and UNC Physicians Network to provide care and treatment of sports related injuries in Lenoir Co and surrounding areas.
    March 18, 2021