Public invited to free Partners Health Summit on Oct. 14

HICKORY — Partners Behavioral Health Management is sponsoring a free educational conference about how to deal with the struggles of opioid addic...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Baptist Hospital Foundation partners with Cancer Services

WINSTON-SALEM — Cancer Services will be able to serve more cancer survivors and their families in the coming months, thanks in part to a $10,000...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Wake Forest Baptist offers a back-to-school health checklist

WINSTON-SALEM — A new backpack, clothes and school supplies are on every parent’s back-to-school checklist, but that is not all your child...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Surry Nurse Aide students celebrate completion of classes

Surry Nurse Aide students celebrate completion of classes

Surry Community College’s Nurse Aide I class instructed by Pansy White, RN on Surry’s campus in Dobson concluded June 8. Students are, fro...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital receives elite recognition for stroke patient care

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plu...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Hospice focuses on quality of life

Staff ReportNovember is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and hospices across the country are reaching out to raise awareness about the highe...

November 21st, 2015 |  


YMCA encourages focus on diabetes prevention

Staff ReportDuring National Diabetes Awareness Month, the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina is encouraging residents to learn their risks for prediabet...

November 20th, 2015 |  


NC DHHS encourages all North Carolinians to protect themselves from flu

As flu season approaches, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services is encouraging all North Carolina residents to protect themselves by gettin...

November 11th, 2015 updated: November 11th, 2015. |  


Lights, love, hope: celebrating loved ones lost

WINSTON-SALEM — Surviving the loss of a loved one is a challenge met on a day-to-day basis. Losing someone important due to cancer, heart attack...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Susan G. Komen: women should have access to, coverage for mammography

DALLAS — The Susan G. Komen breast cancer organization recently said that all women should have access to regular mammograms when they and their...

October 26th, 2015 |