Blog Archives

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 …

Category Categories: Cardiac Health | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
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 …

Category Categories: About Diabetes | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
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 …

Category Categories: Cardiac Health | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
StressLESS: Best Ways to Reduce Stress

StressLESS: Best Ways to Reduce Stress

Stressed backwards may spell desserts, but that’s not the best way to reduce stress in your life. Stress seems like an unavoidable part of life. We all face it. However, if you don’t take measures to reduce stress in your …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments 2 Comments
Make a Splash! Benefits of Swimming for Exercise

Make a Splash! Benefits of Swimming for Exercise

Swimming isn’t just fun for kids; it’s a great form of exercise for everyone. As summer arrives, the stores set out swimsuits, towels, and sunscreen. A dip in the pool, ocean, or lake can make any hot day much more …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
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 …

Category Categories: Cardiac Health | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
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 …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Comments 1 Comment
Men’s Health: Medical Tests at Every Age

Men’s Health: Medical Tests at Every Age

Studies show that men are less likely than women to see their doctor in a given year. The month of June is Men's Health Month, and we think there's no better time than now to talk about the important health …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
Top Playtime Safety Tips

Top Playtime Safety Tips

Kids will be kids, especially when they are at play. Even in your own home, when you are supervising your children–accidents can happen. There are many hazards lurking around your home, and even the best parental supervision may not prevent …

Category Categories: Health for Children | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
Managing Arthritis Pain

Managing Arthritis Pain

         Not only are there over 100 types of arthritis, but the disease affects nearly 1 out of every 5 adults. Pain from arthritis can get in the way of your everyday life, but the good news is there are …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments 2 Comments
Page 7 of 11« First...56789...Last »