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Mary Kent Splain is a nurse practitioner at Novant Health Neurology & Sleep , where she specializes in memory care. She sees people blindsided by an early on...

Roughly 3 to 8 people out of 1,000 suffer from what are commonly called “nervous tics.” Dr. James Battista, a neurologist at Novant Health, treats those patients and said there are medication and other options for those with the disorder.

Integrative medicine combines conventional Western medicine with complementary treatments, such as acupuncture, massage, yoga therapy, and stress reduction techniques – all in an effort to support the whole person.

It’s not uncommon for expectant mothers to find brochures on donating cord blood in the waiting rooms of their obstetricians’ offices.
But what’s the hype around umbilical cord blood from newborns?

The 6-to-10-year age range often begins as a time of fun for children and their parents. But around the age of 9 or so, things often get a little more challenging as children often start going through an awkward phase.

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When you see hospital shows on TV, the role of “medical unit receptionist” is pretty much nonexistent. And yet here I am at Novant Health Presbyterian Medica...

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Reggie Wilson had three blockages in his arteries and suffered at heart attack at age 55. After recovering from his angioplasty, Wilson began a cardiac rehab...

Your heart and vascular system is complex and so are the life-altering conditions that can affect it. When it comes to receiving treatment for your heart, the experts at Novant Health can provide you with the right programs and treatments to help you get healthy and stay active. Ensuring our communities have access to dependable, life-saving heart and vascular care is something we care deeply about and we are here to provide the support, care and attention you and your heart deserve
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The different memory systems of the brain -- episodic, semantic, procedural, and working -- and how they are affected by Alzheimer's disease.

Recovery times are getting faster. And more change is coming Joint replacement surgery is becoming more common among Americans. In fact, more than 7 million Americans are living with an artificial knee (4.7 million) or hip (2.5 million). And a growing number of people undergoing these procedures are younger than 65. With an aging population, experts believe demand for joint replacement will only continue to grow…

Novant Health Bariatric Solutions hosted a Walk From Obesity on Saturday, October 14 at Midtown Park in Charlotte, NC. More than 70 participants walked and h...

Do you have trouble making sense of the milligrams, percentages, ingredients and nutritional information listed on the labels of packaged food products? You ...

How does the flu vaccine help people with chronic conditions like heart disease or COPD? Dr. Charles Bregier, medical director at Novant Health answers commo...

Thorlo has partnered with the Bringit4Braylon Foundation to make “The Beam” Sock. Young Braylon designed these bright socks in order to bring a smile to everyone who wears them. Proceeds go to families with a child diagnosed with pediatric cancer. They will make you smile...

When picking out dairy products, examine the labels. Buy skim or nonfat milk products, low fat cheeses and nonfat plain Greek yogurt. Novant Health dietitian...

People with worrisome medical conditions and their families need to start thinking now about what they’ll need in the event of heavy flooding or power outages from hurricane Irma.

When it comes to pregnancy, everything from web articles to books, to relatives and strangers have advice for mom on the do’s and don’ts. Some of the advice may be pretty sound, but some of it is nonsense.

The Free Annual “Walking By Faith Community Church and Blessed Assurance Adult Day Care” Community Health Fair and Back to School Extravaganza will occur on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Blessed Assurance Adult Day Care, 13001 Idlewild Road, Matthews, NC 28105
Novant Hospital Matthews, other area health care professionals, children’s advocates, and various other community services will be present providing…

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Access to diabetes specialists online or over the phone.* To reach a diabetes specialist by phone, dial 1-800-RITE AID and follow the prompts to be transferred to a Rite Aid Pharmacist. Hearing or speech…