Category Archives: Health


Question: I moved here four years ago and have developed seasonal allergies which occur every spring. What can I do? I have never had allergies before! ANSWER: Welcome to Southport! Allergy symptoms occur because you have an intact and functioning


Question: My friend describes goosebumps which occur every time she sees her boyfriend. I never get goosebumps…Does this mean I am not really in love??? Goosebumps…why do we get them? What are they? Goosebumps can also be known as goose

Connecting with You

Katie Beecher gives intuitive readings that help you discover emotional health. BY LISA STITES In this month that celebrates all things love, it’s a good time to remember that fostering good relationships with others and loving and caring for yourself

Fatty Liver Labs?

Leslie gives you everything you need to know about your test results. Story By: LESLIE RESCHLY, BSN, RN Question: I had blood laboratory work done with my health physical and my doctor told me I had elevated liver tests and

Stay Healthy Eat Well

Stay Healthy, Eat Well Healthier holiday options to consider By Leslie Reschly, BSN, RN, A recent video that circulated on social media starred a grandmother attempting to make her grandson his annual birthday cake…but he is now gluten-free and vegan.

Baby Boomers Beware!

1 in 3 are at risk for Hep-C Story by Leslie Reschley Were you born between 1945 and 1965? If so, take note. An asymptomatic illness may be lurking in your body. In fact, 1 in 30 “Baby Boomers” are

An Epilepsy Journey

Beating the odds with Epilepsy STORY BY Rhonda Till My son Riley is turning 28 this month. He’s also celebrating 3 1/2 years seizure-free. The seizures began when he was 7. It’s been quite a ride for our family. Riley

Healing Center Opens

Southport welcomes Holistic healing from an expert team STORY BY KRIS BEASLEY Located at 420 N. Howe Street, perfectly situation for convenience, the Southport Healing Arts Center is a unique and much needed addition to the hustle and bustle of

Freedom Day

National Thank-You Movement Treats Veterans in Brunswick County; Coastal Cosmetic Family Dentistry provides FREE dental services. Bolivia, NC – October 12, 2017 – Coastal Cosmetic family Dentistry treated over 50 service men and women today during their 5th annual Freedom

A Big Pain in the Foot!

What exactly is Plantar Fasciitis and what can you do? STORY BY: LESLIE RESCHLY, BSN, RN I f you have experienced plantar fasciitis, you know the pain! The first steps off your bed in the morning are excruciating! Standing after

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