Health events

LUMBERTON — Numerous events designed to promote good heath have been scheduled for September at Southeastern Health’s Community Health Edu...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Monarch’s Facility-Based Crisis center in Lumberton celebrates expansion, open house

Monarch’s Facility-Based Crisis center in Lumberton celebrates expansion, open house

LUMBERTON — A reopening ceremony was held last week for Monarch’s recently renovated and expanded Facility-Based Crisis center.About 50 co...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Southeastern Health receives Breastfeeding-Friendly Business and Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace awards

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Health was recently awarded Breastfeeding-Friendly Business and Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace awards by the North Ca...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


The Robeson County Substance Abuse Coalition gets S.M.A.R.T.

The Robeson County Substance Abuse Coalition gets S.M.A.R.T.

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Substance Abuse Coalition recently renamed its group the Substance Misuse Awareness and Recovery Taskforce, or SM...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Free prostate cancer screenings available through Friday

LUMBERTON — Free screenings to detect prostate cancer are being offered through Friday at various clinics throughout Robeson County.Southeastern...

August 26th, 2017 |  


Health briefs

SEOrthopedicsopen SaturdaysLUMBERTON — Southeastern Orthopedics is now open on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon for walk-in treatment of injuries s...

August 26th, 2017 |  


Doctorsgo smallto helppatient

Doctorsgo smallto helppatient

UTRECHT, Netherlands — Els van der Heijden, who has cystic fibrosis, was finding it ever harder to breathe as her lungs filled with thick, stick...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Southeastern Hospice sets volunteer training

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Hospice has scheduled a training course for new volunteers interested in assisting hospice patients and their families ...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Three local CrossFit Q.F.E. coaches to compete at next level

Three local CrossFit Q.F.E. coaches to compete at next level

LUMBERTON — Three CrossFit Quest for Excellence coaches practice what they preach and because of their hard work have qualified for the Granite ...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Clinics offer chance to get rabies shot at discount

Clinics offer chance to get rabies shot at discount

This week continues the efforts by most of our local veterinary clinicians to assist in the protection of your dogs, cats and ferrets from rabies as t...

August 20th, 2017 |