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Health & Wellness

At UNC Health Care, we’re dedicated to helping people lead healthier lives. Check out these resources on a variety of topics ranging from heart health and cancer prevention to exercise tips, heart-healthy recipes and more.

January 22, 2020

10 Silent Symptoms of Diabetes

Learn the warning signs of diabetes and what to do about them.

Diabetes

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January 15, 2020

Sprain, Strain or Fracture?

Here’s what to do if you suffer one of these injuries.

Orthopedics

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January 13, 2020

How a Primary Care Provider Can Help Improve Your Mental Health

People with depression and other mental health issues often can receive treatment from their physician.

Mental Health, Primary Care

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January 10, 2020

Understanding Pancreatic Cancer: What You Need to Know 

Doctors are making slow but steady progress in treating this devastating illness.

Cancer

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December 30, 2019

FAQ: Visiting Urgent Care

When you have a non-emergency medical need that needs prompt attention, you have a lot of options.

Flu Season, Urgent Care

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December 20, 2019

Keep the Holidays Merry by Staying Safe in the Kitchen

Follow these tips to prevent injury and illness.

Safety

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December 11, 2019

What’s the difference between a yeast infection and bacterial vagin...

The two conditions have similar symptoms but require different treatments.

Gynecology, Women's Health

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