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Red Cross in Urgent Need of Blood Donations This Month

January is National Blood Donor Month! Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. Accident and burn victims, heart surgery and organ transplant patients, and patients receiving treatment for leukemia, cancer, or sickle cell disease may all require blood to save their lives. Blood donations typically drop off during and immediately after the winter…

Coastal Internal Medicine & Cardiology Welcomes Gregg R. Gladhart, MD

CCHC is pleased to announce the association of Dr. Gregg R. Gladhart with Coastal Internal Medicine and Cardiology. Dr. Gladhart earned his Doctor of Medicine, and a Bachelor of Science in Basic Medical Science from Saba University School of Medicine. Dr. Gladhart completed his Family Practice residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine…

Don’t Diet if You Want to Lose Weight

Healthy Weight Week is January 21-27, 2018 There are no magic diets, pills, or operations for long-term, healthy weight loss. The idea behind Healthy Weight Week is that most diets are harmful self-esteem. People diet because they consider themselves overweight and, as punishment, they turn to deprivation and excessive calorie restriction—only making themselves more miserable….

Are You One of the Millions of Americans with an Undiagnosed Thyroid Issue?

January is Thyroid Awareness Month According to the American College of Endocrinology (ACE), nearly 30 million Americans have thyroid disorders, yet more than half remain undiagnosed and untreated. Thyroid disease is far more common than diabetes, heart disease, and breast cancer and, in fact, more Americans suffer from thyroid disease than all types of cancers…