August is national immunization awareness month, and with good reason.

With the beginning of school just around the corner, there’s no better time to update your family’s shot record!

In an age of rapidly-advancing medical technology and rising medical expenses, the most cost-effective intervention you can choose for your family is to vaccinate them against preventable diseases. About modern immunizations… by Dr. Jeff Graham

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June is men’s health awareness month

By Dr. Jason Goldie

Although men visit the doctor less often than women, it’s just as important for men to routinely screen for certain diseases and conditions and to stay on-track with preventative care. Guys, whether you call it a checkup, a physical or a wellness exam, be sure to visit your family doctor at least every three years. Here’s what to expect at the appointment:

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Don’t Fry – Sun Safety Facts

By Dr. Laura Dressel, Medical Director, The Family Health Centers

May 24 – 2017 – Memorial Day weekend is almost here! Friday May 26, 2017 is “Don’t Fry Day.” It’s the National Council on Skin Cancer’s annual reminder to practice sun safety. Why it’s so important to avoid UV exposure, and tips on how to stay safe in the sun this weekend and all summer long…

At left – Look at these girls keeping cool and sun safe in their hats and shades!

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Join us for the March for Science on Earth Day 2017

April 22, 2017 – Join us at 10am at Aston Park in downtown Asheville as we take part in a non-partisan event celebrating science and the importance of scientific research in our country. Following the march there will education booths and speakers at the Vance Monument on Pack Square At 11:25am. The 1st Speaker will […]

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