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  • 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
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    February Is American Heart Month

    February is the month of Valentine’s Day and candy hearts, but did you know it’s also American Heart Month? American Heart Month was established in 1963 by President Lyndon B. Johnson, after Congress requested it. The US was becoming aware that heart health was important for the nation in many ways. Keeping your heart healthy is one of the best ways you can live a long, active, happy life. Heart disease is the number one killer of Americans, and the third leading killer of people worldwide.
    February 18, 2021
  • Bariatric Surgery: Can It Help You?

    Last month on the blog, we told you about the new UNC Lenoir Health Care program Live Long Lenoir that is part of our New Year, New You initiative. Live Long Lenoir was implemented to help you reach those New Year’s goals for better health, leading to a longer life.
    January 21, 2021
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    New Year New You

    Let 2021 mark the year that you started the journey to get fit and live a healthy lifestyle. Learn healthy strategies and tips to get you on the path to success.
    December 17, 2020