Study Proves Most Effective Drug for Common Infertility Syndrome in Women

Rebecca S. Usadi, MD, associate director of Carolinas HealthCare System’s Reproductive Medicine and Infertility team, helps prove that a new drug increases live birth rate for women with a leading cause of infertility.

Over six million women in the United States are diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), the most common hormonal abnormality in reproductive […]

Groundbreaking Clinical Trials at Levine Children’s Hospital Push the Envelope of Science in Pediatric Cancer

Javier Oesterheld, MD, pediatric oncologist at Levine Children’s Hospital, is on the forefront of creating one of the best Developmental Therapeutics Program (DVL) programs in the country.  The DVL program at the Torrence E. Hemby, Jr. Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Center at Levine Children’s Hospital develops, researches and delivers new Phase I […]

Patient’s Wounds Healed with Pure Oxygen

When David Griffin was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma, he immediately began strong radiation and chemotherapy at his local cancer center. After numerous rounds of treatment, there were still signs of cancer, so it was determined that David’s left arm needed to be amputated. On Nov. 21, 2013, David had surgery to […]

Five Signs and Symptoms of Endometriosis

It’s not something women usually discuss with each other, but it’s more common than you’d think. One in 10 women in the United States suffers from endometriosis.

The chronic and often painful disease usually occurs in women ages 25 to 40, although it can also occur in teenagers. Even though endometriosis is very common, there […]

New Model of Care Offered in Anson County

Carolinas HealthCare System is transforming the way healthcare is delivered in Anson County. Today, Carolinas HealthCare System opened a new 46,800-square-foot hospital in Wadesboro, N.C., taking the place of Anson Community Hospital. Carolinas HealthCare System Anson is more than just a new hospital; it’s a new healthcare model for Anson County residents that […]

Study Identifies Early Balance Deficits Among ALS Patients that Could Cause Falls

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