Health in Charlotte, NC

Acoustic SoftWave® therapy, delivers consecutive unfocused acoustic waves, which carry high energy impulses to painful or injured myoskeletal tissues. This therapy is useful with subacute, subchronic and chronic conditions. The energy promotes regeneratio

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Periodontists perform various types of procedures which include gum disease treatment, dental implants, regenerative procedures, crown lengthening and surgery

Public Relations Society of America has awarded Food Lion with its prestigious Bronze Anvil Award in recognition of its successful #BallinOnHunger campaign executed during the Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association Tournament.

I don't know if my girls will end up being soccer players, or even athletes at all. But I do know that representation matters, and that the example of a team of strong, confident women will be increasingly important to my daughters as they become aware of gender imbalances.

Casey Kennedy began dreaming of a military career when she was a child. In fact, she still has a piece of paper from grade school outlining her plans to join the Navy. Kennedy ended up committing to the Nebraska Army National Guard and served for five years. Within the National Guard, Kennedy chose to honor her late great grandfather’s legacy and protect fellow service members as a member of the military police force.

Here's a list of basic health screenings that all men should have, beginning in their 20s.

Bunions are a misalignment of the bone in a joint. In addition to causing pain a bunion changes the shape of your foot, making it hard to find shoes

A vape pen exploded in a teenager's mouth, causing injuries so severe a pediatric surgeon who helped him said it looked similar to a "gunshot wound."

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In fact, faulty foot structure or biomechanics can even lead to misalignment and pain in the knees, hips, and back—just like a bad foundation can cause cracking in walls and ceilings in your home
Fortunately, there is a versatile treatment option that can address these kinds of issues: orthotics
What Are Orthotics?
In the broadest sense, orthotics are inserts that you slide into your shoes, taking…

Did you know that the average adult between the ages of 20 and 64 has three or more decayed or missing teeth? Learn about the options for replacing missing teeth.

Plantar Fasciitis: Causes Symptoms and Treatments
One of the most common causes of heel pain is plantar fasciitis. This condition is caused by inflammation affecting a band of tissue that runs along the bottom of your foot, connecting the toes to the heel bone. Pain may decrease throughout the day, but is typically more severe in the morning or after long periods of sitting
Causes of Plantar Fasciitis
Our body weight rests on our feet - heel, toe, heel, toe. As the foot…

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Find out about the latest Ability Prosthetics & Orthotics events happening in your area.

Have you recently had a vasectomy or are considering having a vasectomy, and you want to know more about the recovery? Here are 5 vasectomy recovery tips.

The jewelry industry continues to grow, especially when it comes to selling online. Last year alone, bags and accessories held

Your skin has a big job to do, protecting you against heat and sunlight, guarding against injury and infection, regulating temperature and so much more. That’s why skin cancer, the most common type of cancer, presents such a threat to your health.

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More than 400,000 women suffer from strokes each year.

Drinking plain water every day is a good way to get fluids, and it has zero calories.

a. To provide healthcare treatment to you. We use and share PHI with others to provide and coordinate your healthcare treatment. For example, a doctor treating you for a broken leg may need to know if you have diabetes because diabetes may slow the healing process. Different departments may also need your PHI so you can get your medicine, lab work, meals and x-rays. We may also share health information about you with people like home health providers or others who may be…

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