V-Go Device: Diabetes Game Changer

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Diabetes is a major public health crisis. But no one needs to tell James Walker that. A lifelong Taylorsville resident,

Jose’ Silva: My Lifeline with AutoAlert

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A Mexican native, Jose′ Silva, 84 was discovered alone in his living room, dehydrated, injured and barely conscious within minutes

Tom Brown’s Stroke Recovery Story

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Little Victories Every Day “Stroke rehab [rehabilitation] starts when you’re still in the hospital”, says Tom Brown, 55, of Morganton.

Lynda Walter: My Hip Replacement Story

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“Getting a new hip gave me my life back,” says Lynda Walter, 68, of Granite Falls, NC. “I would tell

CVMC Expert Takes Global Stage Improving Heart Failure Care

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Hickory heart failure specialist, Sara Paul, DNP FNP, has been making rounds lately, both in her lab coat treating patients

I’m Blessed to be Here Today

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Cancer Survivor Chase Gilleland’s Inspiring Story “I could see him talking, but I couldn’t really hear him,” said Chase Gilleland,

Hannah Beaver: My VBAC Birth Story

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As a vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) mom, Hannah Beaver’s story begins with her first daughter’s birth. Induced at 40

Amber Williams: I Had a Heart Attack at Work

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At 35, one of the last things on Amber Williams’ mind was having a heart attack. It’s hard to imagine

Abby Lutz: My Extreme Weightloss

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Although Abby Lutz of Newton, NC had gastric bypass surgery at CVMC a little over nine years ago, the surgery

J.V. McKinney Raves About Wound Care Staff & Treatment Outcome

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At the age of 88, Hickory resident J.V. McKinney has never been a traditional underwater “diver”. However, as of August

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