Amlodipine: Drug Uses, Side Effects & Dosage

Shaniqua Juliano

Generic Name: amlodipine (am LOE di peen)Brand Names: Katerzia, Norvasc Medically reviewed by Sanjai Sinha, MD Last updated on Dec 1, 2019. What is amlodipine? Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker that dilates (widens) blood vessels and improves blood flow. Amlodipine is used to treat chest pain (angina) and other […]

Vidant Medical Center Greenville, NC

Shaniqua Juliano

Located in Greenville, the fast-growing cultural hub of eastern North Carolina, Vidant Medical Center is the heart of the Vidant Health system. We have 974 licensed beds and are proud to offer extensive inpatient and outpatient services to more than 1.4 million people across 29 counties. Vidant Medical Center serves as the flagship […]

Is It Safe to Go to the Dentist Again?

Shaniqua Juliano

At Dr. Todd Bertman’s office, the receptionist wears a plastic face shield. So do the hygienist and the nine doctors in the practice in Manhattan’s East Village. Dr. Bertman reopened the office two weeks ago after closing it in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic. In another change from […]