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News Posts in July, 2015

Health Benefits of Coffee
Posted Jul 31, 2015
Coffee and Your Health Coffee consumed in moderation can provide a variety of health benefits. This is likely due to coffee's significant antioxidant content. Coffee provides the highest level of antioxidants in the American Diet. Studies have ...
Event Celebrates 2015 Grant Recipients and Role of Improving Comm unity H ealth On Wednesday, July 22, the CaroMont Health Foundation hosted a reception to honor the 2015 recipients of grant funding. Eleven community organizations and CaroMont ...
Your phone won’t stop ringing, it’s already six o’clock and you haven’t had time to go to the grocery store for dinner, and your boss needs that business report in hand tomorrow morning. You’re not alone if you’re ...
Walking Program Takes Steps to Improve Health Lace up your sneakers and join CaroMont Health one Saturday each month for Walk with a Doc, a free walking program open to anyone interested in improving their health. Each walk is led by a CaroMont Heart ...
Local Mended Hearts Chapter Receives National Recognition Stevens, Syndey. (2015). Local Mended Hearts chapter receives national recognition. Retrieved from: The Gaston Gazette. A group that helps people coping with heart issues has brought home a ...
Reduce Your Risk for Skin Cancer with Sunscreen Warmer weather means more fun in the sun, but don’t let a sunburn put a damper on your fun. Dr. Ashley Walker, Dermatologist at CaroMont Dermatology, provides a refresher on proper sunscreen use. ...
CaroMont Regional Medical Center Receives a Grade "A" for Patient Safety in Leapfrog's 2015 Hospital Safety Score CaroMont Regional CaroMont Regional Medical Center has been recognized for its dedication to patient safety by being ...
Safety First This Summer The summer holiday is a fun time to enjoy family and friends, but sometimes in the excitement of the holiday, accidents can happen. No matter what you’re facing, you can rely on CaroMont Health for quick, advanced, ...
Binge Eating Signs & Symptoms
Posted Jul 1, 2015
While many of us overeat at times, some people struggle with frequent episodes of overeating and feeling unable to stop also known as binge eating. Binge eating is a disorder characterized by frequent consumption of large amounts of food coupled with ...
Breather Easier this Summer at Camp Summer Breeze CaroMont Health is hosting Camp Summer Breeze, a three-day camp for children age 7 to 12 living with asthma on July 15-17, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the McAdenville YMCA. Campers will have an ...