Health events

LUMBERTON — A number of events promoting health and a healthier lifestyle have been scheduled in November at Southeastern Health’s Communi...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Southeastern Health Foundation Advocates kick up over $39,000 at Boots & BBQ

Southeastern Health Foundation Advocates kick up over $39,000 at Boots & BBQ

The Southeastern Health Foundation Advocates’ seventh annual Boots & BBQ fundraiser held Oct. 20 at the Southeastern Agriculture Center was ...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Exercise can help control diabetes

Exercise can help control diabetes

In my paying job as director of Southeastern Wound Healing Center, I see a lot of diabetic patients.Halloween week, to kick off November as Diabetes A...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Nurse practitioner accepting new patients

Nurse practitioner accepting new patients

LUMBERTON — Deidre Chavis Powell, a certified family nurse practitioner, is accepting new patients.Powell practices at Southeastern Medical Clin...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Treatment becomes group effort

Treatment becomes group effort

SAN DIEGO — Doctors were just guessing a decade ago when they gave Alison Cairnes’ husband a new drug they hoped would shrink his lung tum...

October 20th, 2017 |  


October goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Welcome to October and Breast Cancer Awareness Month.This is the month when we go Pink to remind our patients, colleagues and friends about the import...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Vigil to shine light on addiction

PEMBROKE — A national candlelight vigil against substance abuse will be held Monday.The vigil will take place at 6:30 p.m. at Pembroke Park, whi...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Southeastern Health sets Breast Cancer Awareness Month events

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Health will be sponsoring several events to observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month.A pink pumpkin-decorating contest wil...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Coal ash, GenX remain regional health threats

Coal ash, GenX remain regional health threats

Recently maps were released that show what the impact would be if the coal ash dams failed. These are associated with Duke Energy and our local one wa...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Southeastern Family Medicine Residency Clinic offers pediatric services

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Family Medicine Residency Clinic is now providing pediatric clinic visits and services for infants to adolescents, birt...

October 13th, 2017 |