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Beat the Heat by Staying Hydrated!

Monday, July 4, 2022

Backyard barbecues, beach trips, and long days by the pool may be at the forefront of your mind this summer, but where does hydration fall on your priority list?

While these s…

Iredell Health Foundation Announces Heart of Jazz

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Did you know over 120 million adults in the United States have cardiovascular disease? In Iredell County alone, heart disease is the second leading cause of death.

To stay pro…

A “Life-changing Experience” at Iredell Wellness & Diabetes Center

Monday, June 27, 2022

Over 37 million Americans have diabetes. Even more shockingly, about 1 in 5 people with diabetes have no idea they have it. Diabetes can sneak up on you without any obvious sy…

Iredell Health System Pioneers Use of Mazor X Stealth Edition Robotic Guidance Platform for Spine Surgery in Iredell County

Monday, June 20, 2022

If you have back pain, you’re not alone — it plagues millions of people each year and is one of the top reasons Americans visit their doctor. Some of those with severe back pa…

Statesville’s First Oncologist to Retire After 42 Years

Monday, June 13, 2022

The word “cancer” makes most people shudder. However, for oncologists, doctors who specialize in treating cancer, this word is part of their daily vocabulary—and they take it …

Wound Care Awareness Month: “Summer Brings its Own Special Challenges”

Monday, June 13, 2022

Your skin is the largest organ in your body and the first line of defense against disease-causing germs, bacteria, and viruses. When a cut, scrape, burn, or bite breaks your s…

Iredell Health System Announces New Assistant Vice President of Iredell Physician Network

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to welcome Damon Hays, DPM, as the new Assistant Vice President of the Iredell Physician Network (IPN).

Hays was a practicing podiatrist for 1…

Iredell Health System Welcomes New Assistant Vice President of Nursing and Patient Care Services

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to announce Lisa Wood, MSN, RN, as the new Assistant Vice President of Nursing and Patient Care Services.

Wood has a diverse background in nur…

Iredell Health System Welcomes Physician Assistant to Harmony Medical Care

Monday, June 6, 2022

Iredell Health System, in partnership with the Iredell Physician Network, is pleased to welcome Veronica Bradley, PA-C, to Harmony Medical Care.

Bradley is a physician assista…

Saving Your Child from Choking

Monday, June 6, 2022

Imagine you are sitting at a restaurant and notice the person in the booth behind you is choking. Luckily, someone in the restaurant knows how to save them. Witnessing someone…

Sticks, Stones, and Brittle Bones: Osteoporosis Awareness Month

Monday, May 30, 2022

Sticks and stones may break your bones, but so can osteoporosis. This major public health threat affects more than 10 million Americans age 50 and above, and nearly 44 million…

Cardiologist Retires After 42 Years of Serving his Community

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide, making the lifesaving work of a cardiologist essential. And, if you live in Statesville, you probably recognize this fam…

Woman Thankful for Life-Saving Care: “I Had One Foot in the Grave and Had No Idea”

Monday, May 23, 2022

Our bodies frequently let us know when something is wrong internally — sending us messages by way of aches, pains and other signs. But, how often do you actually listen to you…

Iredell Health System Welcomes New Director of Human Resources

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to welcome E.T. Cummings as the new Director of Human Resources.

Cummings has over 15 years of progressive and professional experience in huma…

Does Your Child Have Asthma?

Monday, May 16, 2022

If you hear your child frequently coughing throughout the night, you shouldn’t brush it off as “just a cold.” While many things may cause a cough in children, a chronic nightt…

Depression in Women: When it’s More than Just Feeling Blue

Monday, May 9, 2022

We’ve all felt sad before. It’s a normal reaction to the stressors of daily life. But, if your sadness lasts more than a couple of weeks, it could be depression.

Depression is…

Iredell Health System Announces Program Director of Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to announce Kayce Johnson as the new program director of Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center.

Johnson has nine years of experience in h…

Iredell Health System Announces Easing of Visitor Restrictions, Allows Children Under 12 to Visit in Most Areas

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Effective immediately, Iredell Health System is easing its visitor restrictions at Iredell Memorial Hospital and throughout the Iredell Physician Network to allow individuals …

Iredell Health Foundation Receives Mammography Fund Donation

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

The Iredell Health Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Iredell Health System, was the recipient of a donation from Southern Clothing & More earlier this week, to be used …

Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center Recognized for Clinical Excellence in Patient Satisfaction and Wound Healing Rates

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to announce Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center has received the Center of Distinction award by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provid…