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Local survivors featured on national magazine

    Local survivors featured on national magazine

(pictured above: Triad residents David Layton (seated) with Randy Ludington and Anne Howell.) The August issue of the American Heart Association’s national Heart Insight Magazine is shining a bright spotlight on

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Anti-smoking efforts ignore blacks

    Anti-smoking efforts ignore blacks

More than 15-years ago, the U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against the nation’s major cigarette manufacturers for their gross misrepresentation of the hazards of smoking to the general

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For Seniors Only: Protect Your Heart this American Heart Month

    For Seniors Only: Protect Your Heart this American Heart Month

By: Rebecca Thompson, CHES February is American Heart Month, and unfortunately, most of us know someone who has had heart disease or a stroke. Heart disease is the leading cause

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Expectant moms experience ups and downs of pregnancy together

    Expectant moms experience ups and downs of pregnancy together

Part check up, part support group, the Centering Pregnancy program at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s Downtown Health Plaza is helping to reduce the county’s staggering premature birth rate and

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Victim: Stroke can strike at any age

    Victim: Stroke can strike at any age

Amy Edmunds was the picture of health when she had a stroke at age 43. She maintained a healthy diet

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Local health gauge a mixed-bag for Forsyth

The recently-released County Health Rankings & Roadmaps are designed to show counties throughout the nation what is making its residents

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Locals invited to take part in landmark cancer study

    Locals invited to take part  in landmark cancer study

Local men and women between the ages of 30 and 65 who have never been diagnosed with cancer are needed

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