Fayetteville/Fort Bragg/ Sandhills NC

VOL6 ISS1 2016

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THE ORIGINAL RELOCATION GUIDE — FAYETTEVILLE | FORT BRAGG | SANDHILLS REGION VOLUmE 6 — ISSUE 1 82 health & wellness Another area hospital ofering extensive community health services is Central Carolina Hospital (CCH), which is just an hour north- west of Fayetteville in Sanford. The CCH ortho team is quickly building a reputation for knee and hip replace- ments and the hospital has revolu- tionized the surgeries using robotic arms which are capable of shaving mere millimeters of cartilage and bone, so healing times are greatly improved. With a medical staf over 100, Central Carolina Hospital's list of specialists continues to grow. Earlier this year Central Carolina Hospital Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center ® Opened in Sanford, North Carolina ofering leading edge treat- ments using state-of-the-art technol- ogy. More than 8 million people in the U.S. sufer from chronic wounds of which healing has been impeded by such diseases and conditions as diabetes, obesity, aging and the late efects of radiation therapy. The opening of Central Carolina Wound Care & Hyperbarics brings advanced treatment and protocols to treat chronic wounds including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, negative pressure therapies, bioengineered tissues and biosynthetics. Patients may also have the opportunity to participate in clin- ical trials and multi-center studies. North Carolina's diabetic population is ranked 13th highest in the nation and diabetics are at increased risk for developing wounds. Central Car- olina Hospital recognizes the need for wound care in these communi- ties and are dedicated to providing superior care to patients in need. Likely candidates for treatment at the new center are those sufering from diabetic ulcers, pressure ulcers, infections, radiation injuries to soft tissue and bone, compromised skin grafts and faps, and wounds that haven't healed within 30 days. FirstHealth is one of the premier medical systems in the Southeast. Comprised of four hospitals, primary and convenient care clinics, dental centers, home health, hospice & pal- liative care, health & ftness centers, with Magnet recognition for nursing Don't sweat it – you can do it! Walk, jog or go for a bike ride with the kids – just get your heart pumping at least 30 minutes a day. Can't squeeze in 30 minutes? Break it up into 10 minute intervals, 3 times a day to ft your schedule better. It all adds up. Get moving and make small changes that can have a big effect on your life. Remember: 30 minutes a day is all it takes. So start today! For more ways to get and stay active, visit: www.MyEatSmartMoveMore.com I WILL M O V E MORE! EMPOWER YOURSELF. RIGHT SIZE YOUR PORTIONS MOVE MORE WATCH LESS TV EAT MORE FRUITS & VEGGIES PREPARE MORE MEALS AT HOME DRINK MORE WATER

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