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News Posts in March, 2014

According to the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR), no single food or food combination can protect against cancer by itself. However, strong evidence shows a diet filled with a variety of plant foods like vegetables, fruits, whole grains ...
Cancer-Fighting Foods
Posted Mar 27, 2014
Foods to Help Fight Cancer Your daily intake of food has a profound effect on your overall health. Evidence suggests that some foods can help protect you against cancer. Understanding how you can modify your diet and food choices to help lower your ...
When Pat Skinner became president of Gaston College in 1994, she was the only woman serving as a community college president in North Carolina. Today, she is one of nearly 20 women holding the community college post in the Tar Heel state, a fact that ...
New Technology to Aid Cancer Screening in Women with Dense Breast Tissue CaroMont Regional Medical Center is the first hospital in the North and South Carolina area to offer Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS), the only breast cancer screening ...
Ralph Cline remembers 2012 as a significant year. It was the year that one of his daughters was married. It was the year his first grandchild was born. It was the year he lost his father to cancer. And, it was a year that seemed to fly past as he ...
Peddling Through the Calories
Posted Mar 10, 2014
For me, 7 a.m. feels early any day of the week, but especially on a Saturday. Normally, I’m not up until 9 or 10 a.m. on the weekend, and I’ve come to cherish that time. However, a few weeks ago, I traded my sleepin tradition for a ...