American Heart Month a good time to fight back

American Heart Month a good time to fight back

February is American Heart Month, a time to turn our thoughts to scientific matters of the heart. Cardiovascular diseases, those diseases of the circu...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


LCFH offers no-cost grief workshop

ELIZABETHTOWN – Lower Cape Fear Hospice will offer a 90-minute grief workshop, “Supporting a Griever,” on Tuesday, March 14, from 3 ...

January 31st, 2017 |  


More fruits and vegetables for children

More fruits and vegetables for children

As the old saying goes, “You are what you eat.” In America, a love for unhealthy foods, combined with a tendency to be sedentary, has led ...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Follow these steps to a healthier heart

Follow these steps to a healthier heart

According to the National Vital Statistics Report, six of the fifteen leading causes of death in the United States are directly associated with diet. ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Marchant, Benton to wed in June

Marchant, Benton to wed in June

ELIZABETHTOWN — Cathy Callihan Gantz of Baltimore, Md., and James Gerrin Benton Sr. of Spring Lake have announced the engagement of their daught...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Eastpointe to consolidate with Cardinal Innovations Healthcare

BEULAVILLE – Eastpointe Human Services recently announced it has entered into a Letter of Intent to consolidate operations with Cardinal Innovat...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Lower Cape Fear Hospice names chief medical officer

Lower Cape Fear Hospice names chief medical officer

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lower Cape Fear Hospice recently named Kelly Erola, MD, FAAHPM, FAAFP, as chief medical officer. In this position, Erola will se...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Take steps to reduce your risk for ssteoporosis

Take steps to reduce your risk for ssteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a disease in which bones become fragile and are more likely to break. It is a major health threat for an estimated 44 million American...

January 12th, 2017 |  


LCFH to offer no-cost grief workshop for those who have lost a loved one

ELIZABETHTOWN – Lower Cape Fear Hospice will offer a 90-minute grief workshop for those coping with grief. The workshop, Understanding Grief and...

January 9th, 2017 |  


HUD funding will help Eastpointe combat homelessness

BEULAVILLE — On Tuesday, Dec. 20, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced $1.95 billion to more than 7,600 local homeles...

January 8th, 2017 |