Class shows everyone with diabetes counts

MAXTON — The class is called Everyone with Diabetes Counts. The organizers, St. Matthews Metropolitan AME Zion Church’s Health and Wellness Minist...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Southeastern Health doctor turns to yoga after wife’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Southeastern Health doctor turns to yoga after wife’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Everyone deals with stressors at some point in their lives, whether it be emotional, physical or mental. For Dr. Somnath Naik, a physician who has wor...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Alzheimer’s walk set for Oct. 15 in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — The 2016 Robeson County Alzheimer’s Walk will be held at Wesley Pines Retirement Community on Oct. 15.The annual walk raises m...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Nutrition, cancerprograms at CHECLUMBERTON — Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center, located next to Shoe Show at Biggs P...

September 26th, 2016 |  


The truth about exercising, aging

The truth about exercising, aging

I have been bugging my mom for years to get back into some sort of an exercise routine — walking or joining a water aerobics class at the fitnes...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Upcoming programs at the Community Health Education Center

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center is hosting several programs this month, all of which include lunch.The...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Southeastern Wound Healing Center offers free PAD screen

LUMBERTON — Free screenings for peripheral arterial disease will be offered at Southeastern Wound Healing Center on Friday.The screenings will b...

September 19th, 2016 |  


The facts on mosquito-borne diseases

The facts on mosquito-borne diseases

I know I have written several articles about mosquitoes and the Zika virus, but questions persist. This has been emphasized recently with the news tha...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Southeastern Health wins award for survivor story

Southeastern Health wins award for survivor story

LUMBERTON — The Telly Awards has named Southeastern Health as a bronze winner in the 37th annual Telly Awards for its video titled “Gibson...

September 19th, 2016 |  


UNCP holds World Suicide Prevention Observance

UNCP holds World Suicide Prevention Observance

Pauline Campbell, student intern, and Charla Suggs, assistant director of Counseling and Psychological Services at The University of North Carolina at...

September 13th, 2016 |