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Dec 2014

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Innovative hepatitis C therapies

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Several new drugs treating the hepatitis C virus were approved by the FDA this year, with more on the way by the end of 2014 and into the beginning of 2015. This revolutionary new class of oral, direct-acting antiviral drugs is showing a much higher success rate in patients. The projected outcomes of these new […]

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Dec 2014

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Affordable Care Act provides greater accessibility for colorectal cancer screening

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According to the American Cancer Society, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in men and women combined. However, the risk of death could be cut in half if the majority of people aged 50 and older would participate in recommended routine screenings. So why are people not getting screened? One of […]

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Jun 2014

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Three CGH Physicians named in Charlotte Magazine’s Top Docs Edition

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Congratulations to Dr. Hanson, Dr. Roddey, and Dr. Mohanty who were named in Charlotte Magazine’s Top Docs 2014 edition! The July issue just hit the newsstands. Out of the five gastroenterologists recognized, three are from Charlotte Gastroenterology & Hepatology. These doctors were nominated by other area physicians in Cabarrus, Union, Gaston, and Mecklenburg counties. A survey […]

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Feb 2014

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Two Medicines with the Same Ingredient Unsafe

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35% of Adults Wrongly Believe it is Safe to Take Two Medicines with the Same Ingredient The American Gastroenterological Association has launched an exciting new medicine safety campaign. Overuse, misuse and chronic use of common over-the-counter (OTC) pain medicine can be dangerous to patients. Every year, 26,000 hospitalizations and more than 400 deaths in this […]

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Jul 2013

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Managing the Costs of your IBD Care

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The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America and NeedyMeds are hosting a FREE Webcast/Teleconference on Tuesday, July 23rd from 3:00pm to 4:00pm EST titled “Managing the Costs of Your IBD Care.” Read the rest of this entry… This link dosen’t go anywhere on the original site. PLEASE ADDRESS ME!!!!!!

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Mar 2013

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CCFA Charlotte Patient Education Day

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Charlotte Patient Education Day Saturday, April 20, 2013 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Carolinas College of Health Sciences 1200 Blythe Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203 A few topics that will be discussed: TNF Monitoring IBD and Healthcare Maintenance IBD and Pediatric Patients *additional topics to be added This is a FREE program, but we ask that […]

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Oct 2012

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Treatment Approaches in IBD: Options to Consider

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The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, Carolinas Chapter is offering a FREE informational presentation and interactive question-and-answer session that will help sort through the available treatment options for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). Treatment Approaches in IBD: Options to Consider Saturday, November 10, 2012 9:30 am to 11:00 am Auditiorium of the Carolinas College of […]

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Apr 2012

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Advances in IBD

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Saturday, April 14, 2012 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Carolinas College of Health Sciences Auditorium 1200 Blythe Boulevard, Charlotte NC 28203 Click here to register today(BROKEN EXTERNAL LINK PLEASE FIX), or call 704-332-1611 Topics will include: What Causes IBD? How Do We Treat IBD in 2012? Let’s Talk About Risks of IBD Treatment Immunizations and […]

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