Category: Bariatric Surgeries

  • Atrium Health Breaks Ground on Hospital that will Provide Critical

    Atrium Health Breaks Ground on Hospital that will Provide Critical

    Atrium Health Breaks Ground on Hospital that will Provide Critical Care to North Mecklenburg County CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 31, 2023 – Atrium Health broke ground Wednesday on its newest hospital, Atrium Health Lake Norman. The 170,000 square-foot facility located in Cornelius, N.C., will bring access to high-quality health care with state-of-the-art-technology to a growing area which…

  • Are telomeres really the key to living longer, youthful lives?

    Are telomeres really the key to living longer, youthful lives?

    Telomeres — the “caps” on the end of chromosomes that protect the DNA from damage — have been associated with greater longevity. In theory, longer telomeres should allow a cell to divide more times and therefore live longer. However, a new study has suggested that longer telomeres could increase a person’s risk of chronic health…