Every year there’s a new fashionable herb on the market. It’s always some exotic thing that comes from afar with a foreign sounding name and a miracle cure.
The state put the brakes on Mission Health and Pardee Hospital’s proposal to relocate an endoscopy center from Asheville to Fletcher today, Aug. 26. Mission officials say they’re committed to moving forward with the plan. But state legislators have their eye on the Asheville-based hospital. In a climate that’s seen allegations that Mission may have a monopoly in the region, state legislators today formed a new commission that will study several key aspects of issue.
In this week’s WNC Wellness review: norovirus confirmed at local VA; Asheville water woes persist; upcoming YWCA Community Swim Day; local businesses help employees quit smoking and more.
In this week’s WNC Wellness review: New clinic advances access for the uninsured; free stress management presentation at Park Ridge on Thursday; Mission Hospital requests visitor limitation due to flu; six people vaccinated for rabies in Asheville; and more…