Groin Pain and Injuries in Men

Groin pain and injuries can be part of the territory for active males. But when unusual pain, swelling or injury affects the groin area, it could be necessary to seek medical attention. Board Certified Urologist Dr. Michael Schlesinger is experienced in diagnosing and treating testicular and scrotal conditions and pain such as epididymitis, infections and…

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Mavyret Approved for Hepatitis C

A chronic viral infection of the liver By Scott Roberts (HealthDay News) –Mavyret (glecaprevir and pibrentasvir) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat adults with certain types of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV). The combination drug is the first approved therapy for hepatitis C to require as few as eight…

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Product of the Month: Nectifirm® Advanced

All during August, purchase Nectifirm® Advanced for the price of the original Nectifirm® ($89 while supplies last. Price will increase on September 1, 2017). Nectifirm® Advanced is the first ever age-defying neck product to harness the power of the Microbiome (the genetic material that lives on and inside the human body). It is the next…

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PHC Lake Norman Neurology Welcomes Dr. Roderick Elias

We are pleased to announce that Roderick Elias, MD, recently joined the staff at Piedmont HealthCare Lake Norman Neurology. Dr. Elias completed his undergraduate and graduate work at Tufts University in Medford, MA. He interned at Rutgers University at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Brunswick, NJ. His residency was completed at Rhode Island Hospital through…

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Health Tip: Choosing Healthier Frozen Foods

(HealthDay News) — Frozen foods offer plenty of convenience, but if you know how to shop, they can also provide plenty of nutritional value. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests how to shop for frozen foods: Opt for frozen vegetables that are plain or in a low-sodium sauce. Select frozen fruit without added sugar.…

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