Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says.
It’s childhood cancer awareness month and the St. Jude Affiliate Clinic at Novant Health Hemby Children's Hospital is saving lives every day. Dr. Jessica Bell, an oncologist at the clinic, is here with us this morning.
The Food and Drug Administration issued new warnings Wednesday about the dangers of combining medication for opioid addiction with anti-anxiety medicines and other drugs that also slow breathing and brain activity.
Novant Health Matthews Children’s Clinic is pleased to welcome two new pediatricians, Drs. Scott Thomas and Meredith Davitte. Both physicians are accepting new patient appointments.
Despite years of public health campaigns, many American parents are still putting their babies to sleep in an unsafe position, a new study finds.
A puzzling study of U.S. pregnancies found that women who had miscarriages between 2010 and 2012 were more likely to have had back-to-back annual flu shots that included protection against swine flu.
Millions of people who buy individual health insurance policies and get no financial help from the Affordable Care Act are bracing for another year of double-digit premium increases, and their frustration is boiling over.
Novant Health Psychiatric Recovery and Counseling, Novant Health’s first substance abuse intensive outpatient program in the Charlotte area, is open to adults ages 18 years and older who are seeking treatment for alcohol and drug abuse.
We are pleased to announce the opening of Novant Health Orthopedic & Sports Medicine in Monroe.
Carolinas HealthCare System and UNC Health Care have announced a plan to merge into one of the largest healthcare systems in the nation.
Mecklenburg County has lifted a water quality advisory for two ponds at McAlpine Creek Park off Monroe Road in Charlotte.