January 17, 2019

At the YMCA, a supportive community is a big part of wellness. At every age and every level of activity, you’ll find people just like you looking to live a little bit healthier.

Members and program participants often cite the support and enthusiasm of fellow participants and staff…

Treasurer continues push on health costs

January 10, 2019

While the federal government is working to increase hospital transparency regarding charges, State Treasurer Dale Folwell is calling for more transparency regarding health care contracts with insurance companies as well.

In late November, Folwell called for the U.S. Department of Justice to…

YMCA showcases facilities, programs

January 06, 2019

Anyone who didn't make it to the Harrison Family YMCA Open House and Health Fair on Saturday missed out on a lot of fun and useful information.

During the four-hour event, participants had free use of all equipment and facilities, including the ever popular racquetball courts. Samplers of Zumba and…

Hospital undergoes transition

December 31, 2018

The past year has been one of transition for Nash UNC Health Care in terms of leadership and new approaches to health care as the hospital seeks to plug its financial drain and improve its care to the community.

“2018 has been a year of transition for Nash UNC Health Care,” said Nash…