Novant Health opens center to diagnose and treat childhood epilepsy and seizures

Meets highest national standard for pediatric epilepsy, delivering both surgical and nonsurgical treatments More than 3.4 million people in the U.S. have epilepsy (recurring seizures),...

8 popular sports medicine products, reviewed

Which ones can help you reach your fitness goals? By Cliff Mehrtens Plenty of fitness enthusiasts are looking for an edge. It’s easy to be intrigued by a...

What makes chaplains a key part of your healthcare team?

Their compassion and courage connect you to the resources you need By Cliff Mehrtens Courtney Wilson, a Novant Health chaplain since 2015, saw the young woman...

From ‘orderly’ to ER doctor – a physician’s journey

A young physician got his start rolling patients through the halls By Roland Wilkerson Aaron Blackshaw’s path to becoming an emergency room physician started at a...

Surgeon helps 2 generations return to soccer

By Cliff Merhtens What gets an athlete back on the field safely? Dustin Zimmerman was in the midst of a six-month rehabilitation from knee surgery. Then...

4 ‘other’ reasons to get the flu vaccine

Learn why the flu shot is good for your boss, billfold and baby By Josh Jarman Have you gotten your flu shot yet? For some, the flu...

What does the end of daylight savings time mean for sleep?

It's easier than spring, but there can be issues By Roland Wilkerson So the start of the daylight saving time in the spring hogs all the attention because...

Do you need a 3-D mammogram? What you need to know

“It helps us pick up small cancers” By Ashton Miller 3-D mammograms have been shown to detect 40 percent more cancer cases than the standard mammogram, according...

2020 Health Insurance Marketplace

Here are 5 things you need to know about the 2020 health insurance marketplace By Ashton Miller Last year, more than 11.4 million Americans enrolled in a Health...

Breast cancer survivor turns ‘pain into a purpose’

Mrs. North Carolina 2019 offers hope for others By Cliff Mehrtens As a two-time breast cancer survivor, Phaedra Pistone knows the physical pain involved with the disease. She...

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05.26.2020 Message from Mayor Brad

Mint Hill Residents, On Friday, May 15, 2020, Roy Fielding, a member of our Planning Board passed away suddenly. Roy served on the Planning Board...

How to Keep Your Kids Safe at Parks

Navigating COVID: Our New Normal Dr. Kasey Scannell, of Novant Health Pediatrics Symphony Park answers common questions about what’s OK for kids, and what’s risky when it...

J-Bird’s Burger Jointe Open After 8-Week Shutdown

MINT HILL, NC - After an eight-week shutdown due to COVID-19, J-Bird’s Burger Jointe is back in business! “We’re pretty much a brick and mortar,”...

Senior Real Estate Specialist

Jennifer Lambert recently earned her Senior Real Estate Specialist designation, equipping her to serve the ever-growing "mature" clients, who, more and more are calling...

Mint Hill Remembers Roy Fielding

MINT HILL, NC - On Wednesday, May 15, 68-year-old-year-old Roy Fielding, a twenty-five year resident of Mint Hill who spent fourteen years serving on...

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05.26.2020 Message from Mayor Brad

Mint Hill Residents, On Friday, May 15, 2020, Roy Fielding, a member of our Planning Board passed away suddenly. Roy served on the Planning Board...

J-Bird’s Burger Jointe Open After 8-Week Shutdown

MINT HILL, NC - After an eight-week shutdown due to COVID-19, J-Bird’s Burger Jointe is back in business! “We’re pretty much a brick and mortar,”...

Senior Real Estate Specialist

Jennifer Lambert recently earned her Senior Real Estate Specialist designation, equipping her to serve the ever-growing "mature" clients, who, more and more are calling...

Mint Hill Remembers Roy Fielding

MINT HILL, NC - On Wednesday, May 15, 68-year-old-year-old Roy Fielding, a twenty-five year resident of Mint Hill who spent fourteen years serving on...

Town Officials Optimistic But Cautious As NC Moves Into Phase 2

MINT HILL, NC - It’s been over twelve weeks since North Carolina reported its first case of COVID-19.  Over ten weeks since students last...
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