This post was originally published on this siteHere is a list of healthy habits to keep in mind for women of all ages: Pap smears – should start at the age of 21years old. You can begin seeing a Gynecologist whenever you need to if you have female concerns such as abnormal periods or needing…Details
This post was originally published on this siteOsteoporosis is low bone mass and skeletal fragility, resulting in decreased bone strength and an increased risk of fracture. The majority of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis have bone loss related to estrogen deficiency and/or age. Early diagnosis and quantification of bone loss and fracture risk are important because…Details
From Our Families to Yours – Piedmont HealthCare Wishes You All a Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving Holiday!
Nosebleeds can occur more frequently in the colder months when the nasal blood vessels are irritated by the drier, cooler air outside and warmer dry air inside. Though the mucous membrane lining of your nose creates a natural barrier, fluctuations in temperatures with little to no moisture in the air dries out the membrane. Subsequently,…Details
Join the City of Statesville Recreation and Parks Department and Piedmont HealthCare’s Dr. Tara Frankhouser of PHC Family Medicine this Saturday for the kick-off “Walk With a Doc” program. Walk With a Doc is a walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than…Details
There are several branches of primary care at Piedmont HealthCare: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics and Urgent Care. Family medicine involves comprehensive care for infants, children and adults of all ages. This scope of medicine provides preventive health care and management of acute and chronic diseases. Often a family medicine provider will treat the entire family.…Details
Piedmont HealthCare Endoscopy Center recently earned reaccreditation from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). AAAHC accreditation is an arduous process requiring the organization to participate in on-going self-evaluation, peer review, education and commitment to continuously improve its care and services. The organization also commits to a thorough, on-site survey by AAAHC surveyors (who…Details
Piedmont HealthCare is the proud sponsor of Military Appreciation Day at Carolina BalloonFest, Sunday, October 18, 2015. Gates will open at 7 am. As a “thank you” to all of our veterans and active military men and women, admission is free that day with a military service card/ID. Carolina BalloonFest is a fun-filled weekend of…Details