Piedmont Health Portal
Piedmont Health Library
Your Complete Guide to Being Well and Staying Healthy

Welcome to our Health Library, your single source for a wide range of expert health and wellness topics. At Piedmont, we believe it’s always time to get better, so this resource will allow you to search in-depth information on illness and diseases including symptoms, diagnoses and treatments.   Plus, get access to tips and up-to-date Health News to help you and your family stay well. You can even connect with Piedmont doctors and services that can help you along the way. The information – and the experts – you need, all in one place to get better and stay healthy.

Health Tip of the Day

Getting a Grip on Portions

If you frequently order "super-size" or "value meals" at fast-food restaurants, you may end up forgetting what a "normal" portion of food looks and feels like. These super meals can also lead to obesity. About 55 percent of American adults are overweight, leaving them at increased risk for certain cancers, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, high blood pressure and osteoarthritis, according to the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR).