Atrium Health, YMCA of Greater Charlotte partner for new mobile health unit

New in 2019 - Atrium Health and the YMCA of Greater Charlotte are unveiling a new mobile health care unit for the greater Charlotte area.

The one simple way to keep your child at a healthy weight

Experts say improving your entire family’s diet - and subsequently your child’s nutrition - is the simplest way doctors say parents can ensure your child stays healthy.

Charlotte doctors prepare for peak flu season, send help to GA

The doctors expect flu cases to peak in two to three weeks, and will get more resources for their virtual visits then, to handle the influx.

Experts issue fitness guidelines for preschoolers for the first time

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Are you at risk for high blood pressure? Why you need to find out.

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Glaucoma: The ‘Sneak Thief of Sight’ affects millions

January isn't just the start of the New Year, it's also a reminder to always get your vision checked. January is Glaucoma Awareness Month.

After the holidays, doctors expect flu cases to rise

Doctors with Atrium Health are expecting to see an increase in flu cases to begin 2019.

‘If you don’t wanna help yourself nobody else will or nobody else can:’ Former drug user recalls battling addiction

Timothy Paul Wilson said he used crack cocaine for almost a third of his life.

Santa honors boy’s Christmas wish by bringing $1,200 for cancer research

After an 8-year-old asked Santa to borrow money for kids with cancer, word spread quickly among family friends and colleagues, and the boy found $1,200 under the tree Christmas morning.

Jennie-O recalling 164K pounds of raw ground turkey due to Salmonella concerns

Jennie-O is recalling approximately 164,210 pounds of raw ground turkey products that may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Blood pressure medication recalled due to ‘unexpected impurity’

According to the FDA (United States Food and Drug Administration), Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is voluntarily recalling two lots of Losartan potassium tablets,

Atrium Health and Navicent Health sign strategic combination agreement

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Breaking the Stigma of Hospice Care: ‘It’s not about death.’

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