Health Tip: Preparing for an Emergency

Don’t be caught off-guard (HealthDay News) — Whether it’s a natural disaster, fire or man-made activity, you and your family should be prepared for an emergency. The Red Cross says you should: Understand the types of emergencies that are possible in your area. Develop and rehearse an evacuation plan for your family.   Have at…

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Health Tip: Can’t Clear Your Acne?

Here’s what you can do (HealthDay News) — If you’re having little success in clearing your acne, experts say you shouldn’t give up hope. The American Academy of Dermatology suggests: If you’re trying a new treatment, give it time to work before you try something else. You should see some improvement in four-to-six weeks.  …

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Health Tip: Can’t Clear Your Acne?

(HealthDay News) — If you’re having little success in clearing your acne, experts say you shouldn’t give up hope. The American Academy of Dermatology suggests: If you’re trying a new treatment, give it time to work before you try something else. You should see some improvement in four-to-six weeks. Always follow the instructions on any…

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PHC Welcomes Gaddis, Kelly FNP-C

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PHC – Joshi Internal Medicine
276 Old Mocksville Road
Statesville, NC 26625
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Brenau University,
Gainesville, GA
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Brenau University,
Gainesville, GA

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Mooresville Dermatology is looking for another member for our team! We are currently seeking applications for a motivated individual to assist our physicians with: Patient care and communications Clerical needs Environmental and organizational tasks Appointment scheduling Chart management Patient communication Experience and Skills: Education: Must have current CMA/RMA/CCMA/NCMA/CDT or completed formal MOA program including externship…

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Is MRI the ‘Mammography’ of Prostate Cancer Screening?

Scanning might reduce unneeded biopsies and overtreatment, study suggests By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) — MRI screening might greatly reduce over-diagnosis and over-treatment of prostate cancer in older men, a preliminary study suggests. Compared to the current screening method, MRI can reduce over-diagnosis of prostate cancer by 50 percent, and unnecessary biopsies by…

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Guard Against This Little-Known Swimming Danger

Electric shock in water can kill unless you take precautions with nearby wiring An electric shock is an often overlooked threat to swimmers, a safety expert warns. “Electric shock drowning can occur in any fresh body of water,” said Donald Burke, director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Advanced Safety and Engineering Management program.…

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