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Category: Wellness

July 9, 2018

Do You Hate Drinking Water?

Here’s why it matters, and how to change your ways.

Wellness

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May 30, 2018 By Tom Sowders

The Health Benefits of Ice Skating: Podcast Episode 2

Ice skating is probably available to you, even if you live here in North Carolina, where it’s not icy outside very often. But how often do you strap on the blades and get gliding? If the answer is “Not very often,” then this episode is for you. You’re missing out! Ice skating is great for…

Community, Fitness, Health, Wellness

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February 2, 2018

Help for Providers Who Are Struggling with Burnout

You’re not alone, and we can help. Learn more about how UNC Health Care is taking on physician burnout.

Physicians, Wellness

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January 25, 2018

5 Tips to Prevent or Mitigate Physician Burnout

At some point in their careers, a majority of providers will deal with burnout. So how can you guard against it? Here are some tips.

Health, Physicians, Wellness

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January 12, 2018

Like Dance Workouts? Try Masala Bhangra

This class mixes Bollywood and Indian folk dance for a calorie-burning party.

Fitness, Wellness

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January 1, 2018

Starting the New Year with a New Diet? Read This

Just because it’s trending doesn’t mean it’s right for you. Check out the dish on these popular diets.

Nutrition, Wellness

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December 27, 2017

Should You Take a “Dry January”?

Quitting drinking cold turkey for 30 days can result in some immediate health benefits, but it’s not a safe step for heavy drinkers.

Addiction, Alcohol Abuse, Wellness

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December 18, 2017

Forget New Year’s, Santa Is Getting Fit Now

If jolly old St. Nick can do it, anyone can!

Wellness

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December 11, 2017

Five Ways to Beat Seasonal Stress

It is the most wonderful time of the year! But wait, it is also the most stressful time of year. Everyone's to-do list seems to be ever-expanding and for all the stress and planning, the job can be thankless.

Wellness

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