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My Aching Back! Spinal issues that can cause low back pain

My Aching Back! Spinal issues that can cause low back pain

Get to the bottom of what’s causing your low back pain. When your back is aching, all you want is relief—and to get to the root of the problem. Here are some spinal issues that can cause low back pain: …

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Diagnosing & Treating Arrhythmias

Diagnosing & Treating Arrhythmias

Arrhythmias are most commonly diagnosed with the use of electrocardiograms (EKGs) or with Holter Monitors or Event Recorders, which are portable electrocardiogram devices. These heart monitoring tests—accompanied by a physical examination, and sometimes x-rays and blood work—help a doctor in …

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Dining with Diabetes

Dining with Diabetes

Discover a few strategies to make dining out with diabetes simple. While there is no cure for diabetes, there are ways in which you can help manage the disease. You can help control your diabetes and avoid complications by eating …

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What Is A-Fib?|

What Is A-Fib?|

Atrial Fibrillation, or A-Fib, is an abnormal heart rhythm, which can lead to serious health problems down the line. A-Fib can affect the “pumping” function of the heart, which can lead to stagnant blood flow and can potentially result in …

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All About Arrhythmias

All About Arrhythmias

An arrhythmia is a condition characterized by an abnormality in the heart rate or rhythm. Arrhythmias can vary in their severity and can be caused by variety of factors. Some arrhythmias may be congenital (present at birth) or they may …

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Types of Arrhythmias

Types of Arrhythmias

An arrhythmia is an abnormality of the heart rate or rhythm, such as beating too slow, too fast or irregularly. There are many different types of arrhythmias, and some are more dangerous than others. To learn more about arrhythmias and …

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5 Signs It’s More Serious Than Heartburn

5 Signs It’s More Serious Than Heartburn

Heartburn can feel very similar to chest pain that is a sign of a heart attack—knowing the difference can save your life! Heartburn, which is caused by stomach acid flowing back up into the esophagus, is a burning sensation in …

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5 Things to Know Before Starting an Exercise Program

5 Things to Know Before Starting an Exercise Program

Are you starting an exercise program for the first time (or just for the first time in a long time)? Make sure you know where to begin and how to avoid burnout and injury! Start out slowly The U.S. Department …

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Heartburn & GERD: What’s the Difference?

Heartburn & GERD: What’s the Difference?

You probably hear the term “heartburn” all the time. On television commercials, the radio, in magazine ads and on billboards. Chances are you have also heard a mention or two about GERD or GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease. The two can become …

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5 Steps to Overcome Chronic Pain

5 Steps to Overcome Chronic Pain

Chronic pain has the ability to hold you back from living your life, but effective pain management is available to you if you find the right method and determinedly stick to it. Unmanaged pain often keeps people from spending time …

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