This post was originally published on this siteFolic acid is a B-vitamin that the body uses to make new cells. It’s recommended that women who are pregnant or might become pregnant consume 400 micrograms(mcg) of folic acid daily to help prevent two types of serious birth defects: spina bifida and anencephaly. Because these birth defects…Details
For the safety of patients and staff, PHC Urgent Care in Statesville and PHC Express Care in Mooresville are closed today, Saturday, January 7. Both facilities will open on Sunday, January 8, at 11 am.
Our foremost concern is for the safety of our patients and staff. If you have not received communication from us regarding your appointment for Monday, January 9, please call the office before venturing out as an additional precaution.
This post was originally published on this siteAs you’re outlining your health-related goals for 2017, Mooresville Dermatology Center wants you to include getting a full-body skin exam on the list. Early detection is key in preventing skin cancer, which is estimated to affect one in five Americans. Our staff is specially trained to perform thorough…Details
This post was originally published on this siteAs you’re outlining your health-related goals for 2017, Mooresville Dermatology Center wants you to include getting a full-body skim exam on the list. Early detection is key in preventing skin cancer, which is estimated to affect one in five Americans. Our staff is specially trained to perform thorough…Details
This post was originally published on this siteYour ear canal produces a substance called cerumen, a waxy oil that protects the ear from dust, foreign particles, microorganisms and irritation due to water. We call this substance earwax and it usually washes away naturally when it makes its way from the canal into the ear opening.…Details
PHC Marks, Foushee, & Acevedo have implemented several quality improvement projects throughout 2015 – 2016. The practice worked to improve in the following areas: Decrease in number of patients in need of a Pneumovax vaccination – improved scores by 9%. Decrease in number of patients in need of a Prevnar vaccination – improved scores by…Details
Get Ready for Warmer Weather at Troutman Family Medicine! Say goodbye to brown spots and unwanted hair – and we’re offering some great deals to get you started! Buy 1 Single IPL* or Laser Hair Removal* Treatment, Get 1 FREE! 20% OFF All Laser Packages 154 South Main Street Troutman, NC 28166 Get…Details
This post was originally published on this siteApproximately one in five women suffer from heavy periods. As women approach menopause they are more likely to experience abnormal menstrual bleeding which can take a physical, social and emotional toll. Side effects include: Bad cramps Headaches Fatigue Missing work or social events Anxiety or depression Prolonged periods lasting…Details
Do health-related goals top your list of New Year’s resolutions? If so, you’re not alone. Resolutions to live healthier are often the most popular, including losing weight, exercising more, quitting smoking and reducing stress. These resolutions are unfortunately the first to be broken. What’s the secret to keeping your resolution to live healthier in 2017?…Details