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Great American Smokeout!

There’s Nothing to Lose When You Quit: Join the Great American Smokeout! The American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout takes place November 17.

 Unfortunately, an estimated 42 million Americans still smoke and an additional 15 million people smoke tobacco in cigars or pipes. Tobacco use remains this country’s single largest preventable cause of disease and…

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September 29 is World Heart Day!

World Heart Day was founded in 2000 to inform people around the globe that heart disease and stroke are the world’s leading causes of death, claiming 17.3 million lives each year.

 World Heart Day 2016: Take a Moment to Listen to Your Heart Each year, the World Heart Federation sponsors World Heart Day to raise…

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June is Men’s Health Month

Build Strong Families While Saving Lives: Celebrate the Men in Your Life Around the world people are celebrating June as Men’s Health Month. Monday, June 13 is also the start of Men’s Health Week, a special awareness period recognized by Congress, which ends on Father’s Day, June 19. Men’s Health Month is built on the…

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New Bern Internal Medicine Specialists offers COPD Clinical Trial

CCHC New Bern Internal Medicine Specialists is pleased to offer a new clinical trial for COPD. If you are a current or former smoker living with COPD, which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, you may qualify for this clinical research study. To participate, you must: > have a history of heart disease or stroke OR…

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February is American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month To Prevent the Leading Cause of Death in the U.S. Start with Your Heart Your family is important to you and you make every effort to take care of them. The same goes with your home—you’re sure to make any repairs necessary. What about your heart? Do you take the…

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Listen to Your Heart: World Heart Day 2015

World Heart Day takes place September 29 each year and is a chance for people across the globe to take part in the world’s biggest intervention against cardiovascular disease (CVD). Listen to Your Heart: World Heart Day 2015 Each year, the World Heart Federation sponsors World Heart Day to raise awareness that cardiovascular disease, which…

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