Michelle Fortune, Author at The Tryon Daily Bulletin

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Be my St. Luke’s Valentine?

Well, it’s the time when we celebrate love across our country. Sweethearts give cards, chocolates, flowers or enjoy a dinner together. Friends exchange cards or ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Tuesday, February 13, 2024 12:28 pm

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A life-saving screening

The second leading cause of cancer deaths in America is colon cancer. But if caught early, colon cancer is very curable. The gold standard for ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Tuesday, January 30, 2024 11:39 am

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Mental wellness begins with you

Mental wellness. To many, these words may mean a consistent state of happiness. But there’s much more to it than an emotion. A complex interwoven ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Tuesday, January 23, 2024 12:53 pm

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Become a blood donor hero

Heroes come in all shapes, sizes, and ages. Distinguished by courage, we admire heroes for their noble qualities and heroic deeds. We have many heroes ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Monday, January 15, 2024 1:00 pm

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Wellness for the new year

Here we are in the new year. The longer I’m on this planet, the faster each time around the sun seems to go. The new ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Monday, January 8, 2024 10:39 am

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Transition to 2024

By the time you read this article, I will have transitioned out of my role as CEO of St Luke’s Hospital, and the calendar page ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Tuesday, January 2, 2024 12:22 pm

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An ounce of prevention

You’ve heard it said that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Well, at St. Luke’s, we’ve taken that adage to heart, ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Tuesday, December 26, 2023 12:02 pm

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Polk County circle of giving

It’s Christmas time, and I want to share some thoughts on giving. Giving circles connects people and shared values to raise funds for common goals. ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Monday, December 18, 2023 11:47 am

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Chronic pain management

I once read, “Having chronic pain is like waking up and realizing it’s Monday, every single day.” I can relate to this quote as my ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Monday, December 11, 2023 11:46 am

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Staying safe during the holidays

Christmas is my favorite time of the year and is officially underway. Family events, church gatherings and holiday parties fill our calendars between now and ... Read more

by Michelle Fortune, Monday, December 4, 2023 11:01 am

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