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Burden of getting medical care can exhaust older patients

By JUDITH GRAHAM KFF Health News Susanne Gilliam, 67, was walking down her driveway to get the mail ...

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Local Vidant hospitals offer the latest in mammography technology – 3D digital

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Many of the most frequently asked questions to Vidant Health officials ...

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Vidant Health continues to increase access to essential care

GREENVILLE – Vidant Health continues to increase access to essential care and services, supported by North Carolina Department ...

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Tillis announces $34 million in grants to assist Health Care Centers

R-C area groups account for over $3 million



Coronavirus concerns prompt state officials to react

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Partnership with CADA Head Start assisting with pediatric asthma

WOODLAND – Many children living in Northampton County are afflicted with asthma. Pediatric asthma makes it hard for ...

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Vidant Bertie Hospital earns advanced certification

WINDSOR – Vidant Bertie Hospital announced it has earned Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital ...

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DHHS sees rise in ED visits for opioid overdose

RALEIGH — Emergency Department (ED) visits for opioid overdose in North Carolina have risen sharply, with preliminary data ...

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Dr. Friedman joins Vidant General Surgery

AHOSKIE – Dr. David Friedman, board-certified general surgeon, has joined Dr.  David Lingle to provide services for patients ...

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NC Stroke Association awards grant to Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital

WINSTON-SALEM – The North Carolina Stroke Association (NCSA) has awarded Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital in Ahoskie one of the ...

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WIC program to introduce Electronic Benefit Card

Across North Carolina this year, local Women, Infant and Children (WIC) programs are rolling out new electronic benefit ...