Gallstones cause a host of painful and unpleasant symptoms, from intense pain to fever and nausea. Did you know that how you approach weight loss influences your likelihood of suffering from gallstones?
Heart disease earns its name as the silent killer by presenting few symptoms to warn of its presence. Fortunately, there are some symptoms of coronary artery disease to look out for. Here's what to watch for and how to react.
Do you frequently experience troubling thoughts? You’re definitely not alone. At least 6 million Americans deal with unwanted thoughts. Find out what causes these intrusive thoughts and how you can manage them.
Think beyond traditional sunscreen when it comes to protecting your skin from the sun’s damaging rays. There are all sorts of innovative products to pair with your sunscreen that lower your risk of both skin damage and skin cancer.
Life is full of ups and downs, happy days, sad days, and in-between days. But if yours are intense and switch back and forth often, you may need some help managing your moods. Read on to learn what to do.
Panic attacks can be distressing experiences, which can also cause uncomfortable physical symptoms. Although panic attacks are common, they aren’t a reason to have to suffer. Learn more about how to manage panic attacks with some simple solutions.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. What you may not know is that heart disease is often preventable. Read on to learn how you can decrease your chances of developing heart disease.
Weight loss is sometimes a complicated equation. You have questions about what foods to subtract and which exercises to add to reach your goals. Learn about the components of a successful weight loss strategy and when you may need a doctor’s help.
The short, cold days of winter can be tough for most people, but if you’re struggling with lethargy and a feeling of unrelenting hopelessness and sadness, it may be more than just a case of the winter blues. And we can help.
Heart disease is often cast as a health problem men face, but it’s the leading cause of death for both women and men in the United States. Learn more about how heart health differs for men and women, along with what to do to keep your heart healthy.
Loud snoring can be annoying for the people sleeping near you, but it may be a sign of something much more serious for you, yourself: sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a largely undiagnosed condition that can negatively impact your overall health and wellbeing.
For all that springtime brings to excite and amaze your senses, it can also bring an unwelcome sensory explosion: allergies This can means myriad uncomfortable symptoms, but allergy testing and immunotherapy could provide a much-needed solution.
Almost 70% of the adult population in America is either overweight or obese. If you’re in that category, you know how frustrating the weight-loss battle can become. Perhaps it’s time for a medically supervised weight-loss program.
Your heart health is central to every other system in your body, and there are certain factors you can use to gauge your risk of developing heart disease. With awareness, you can take steps to prevent these risk factors from impacting your life.
If you set your sights on shedding excess pounds this year, you aren’t alone. Surveys show weight loss is a common New Year’s Resolution and one people tend to give up quickly. To stay on track long-term, consider medically supervised weight loss.
If you’re feeling sick but aren’t sure if it’s a cold or the flu, finding out sooner rather than later can help you recover more quickly. Family Medicine and Acute Care of Sandhills provides expert influenza testing and treatment.
Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.