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Which adults should consider a measles vaccination booster?

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3 doctors recruit a fourth to town – their dad

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Which adults should consider a measles vaccination booster?

By Cliff Mehrtens Disease spread is creating concern The current measles outbreak is the largest in the U.S. in 25 years, and is raising questions about protection. More...

Men, follow this checklist to better health

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Two knee injuries were no match for his drive, and his doctor

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Sports Psychology at Novant Health is growing and making an impact

In the world of sports, no matter what level, high school, college or professional the athlete is going to experience a slump, injury, mental...

Here’s why you don’t want your child using e-cigarettes

1 in 5 high school students and 1 in 20 middle school students currently use e-cigarettes By Kristen Barnhardt As e-cigarette use among teens hits epidemic proportions,...

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Mint Hill Volunteer Fire Department transfers EMS services to Mecklenburg EMS Agency

The Mint Hill Volunteer Fire Department is transferring emergency ambulance transport service to Mecklenburg EMS Agency (Medic) in the near future. While final details...

Does size matter?

Size does matter when we're talking about image sizes for social media. A picture that works well on Instagram might get cut off on Twitter. Typically...

Korean War Veterans at Memorial Park in Mint Hill

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The Mint Hill Kiwanis Club is getting ready to raise funds once again for children in our local surrounding Charlotte area. This year's event...

Mint Hill rolls past Pineville 9-3 in late innings

The Mint Hill American Legion baseball club has now won nine straight games in a streak that has improved their overall record to 12-3...