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  • Ask the Expert - What is Preeclampsia and How Can I Avoid It?
    What is Preeclampsia and How Can I Avoid It? Pregnancy can be one of the most amazing and joyful time in a woman’s life, but it can also be very confusing. Your body is going through a lot of ...
  • Ask the Expert - Helmets
    Q: Does my child really need to wear a helmet while riding a scooter? A: Yes! According to SafeKidsUSA, there are approximately 275,000 non-fatal bicycle, scooter and skating injuries each year, or ...
  • Get Smart: The Secret to Brain Strengthening
    Get Smart: The Secret to Brain Strengthening Our brains change as we age. We grow wiser (thank goodness!)—but we also grow more forgetful. For many years, scientists thought that the gradual ...
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  • Motorcycle Safety Essentials
    Motorcycle Safety Essentials The weather is perfect, the highway is calling and you’re ready for life to throw you and your bike a few (scenic) curves. Motorcycle season is here, and for ...
  • The Secret Ingredient to Better Health
    The Secret Ingredient to Better Health On weekends when you don’t have to set an alarm, sleep may feel like a luxury. In fact, sleep is the farthest thing from a luxury—it’s a ...
  • What Your Doctor Wants You to Know About Cancer Screenings
    What Your Doctor Wants You to Know About Cancer Screenings When it comes to beating cancer, early detection is critical—and can save your life. Screening tests play a key role in finding cancer ...
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  • Ask the Expert: The Flu Vaccination
    Ask the Expert: The Flu Vaccination Katie McCurry, PA-C South Point Family Practice - Stanley Q: Does the flu shot give you the flu? A: The inactivated flu vaccination (injection) will NOT give you ...
  • Ask the Expert - Genetic Counseling
    Ask the Expert - Genetic Counseling​ Ashley Migliaro, MS, CGC Genetic Services, CaroMont Health One of the best ways to determine your risk for cancer is through genetic counseling and testing. Ashley ...
  • Ask the Expert - Are Mammograms Really Necessary?
    Ask the Expert - Are Mammograms Really Necessary?​ Paula Lundgren, MD, FACS CaroMont Breast Surgical Specialists When we think of getting a mammogram, there are tons of things that sound more fun. But ...
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  • Annual Gala to Benefit Gaston Hospice
    Night of a Thousand Stars Returns with Chairmen of the Board, Featuring Ken Knox Put on your shagging shoes and dance the night away at Gaston Hospice’s annual gala, Night of a Thousand Stars, ...
  • CaroMont Community Challenge Returns May 13
    Lace up your running or walking shoes and mark your calendar for the fourth annual CaroMont Community Challenge. The 5k run and 1-mile fun walk will take place on Saturday, May 13 at Stuart W. Cramer ...
  • CaroMont Enacts Temporary Flu Visitation Restriction
    CaroMont Health announced today that it is temporarily restricting visitors under the age of 13 to CaroMont Regional Medical Center effective Friday, February 24 at 5:00 p.m. Due to the growing ...
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  • 5 Healthy Snacks You Can't Resist
    5 Healthy Snacks You Can’t Resist If you resolved to lose weight or eat better this year, you’re not alone. In fact, you’re just one of millions of Americans trying a healthier diet ...
  • Smoked Salmon Appetizer
    Yield: Approximately 45-50 pieces Ingredients 1 lb. smoked salmon, pre-sliced from the store ¼ teaspoon dill 4 ounces cream cheese, softened ¼ teaspoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon capers, ...
  • Diabetic-Friendly Pumpkin Pie
    Serves: 8 | Serving Size: 1 slice, 1/8 of the pie Total Time: 65 min | Prep: 5 min | Cook: 60 min Ingredients: 1, 15-ounce can pumpkin 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 12 ounces evaporated skim milk 1/3 ...