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 |  


Feeling better through physical activity

Feeling better through physical activity

This column originally appeared in The Robesonian on Sept. 28, 2014 — editor.A woman was at her hairdresser getting her hair styled for a trip t...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Dementia workshop set for Tuesday in Pembroke

PEMBROKE — The Lumber River Council of Governments will be hosting a Dementia Capable North Carolina Workshop on Tuesday.The workshop is part of...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Robeson County health briefs

Free dental servicesoffered in OctoberFAYETTEVILLE — North Carolina Missions of Mercy will hold a free dental clinic in Fayetteville for low-inc...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Mosquitos, ticks mysteriously absent from Robeson

Mosquitos, ticks mysteriously absent from Robeson

Noting the results from the Smith Observation Station (aka the Burn Pile) at the wood line in my yard, it confirmed what had been questioned in a task...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Ribbon cut at new Cherry Hospital; will serve more in Southeast NC

Ribbon cut at new Cherry Hospital; will serve more in Southeast NC

GOLDSBORO — A Lumberton resident and former CEO of Southeastern Regional Medical Center cut the ribbon this week on a facility that will eventua...

September 6th, 2016 |