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Get Fit this Fall: 6 Ways to Become a Healthier You

Get Fit this Fall: 6 Ways to Become a Healthier You

Don’t let a healthy lifestyle fall by the wayside this autumn; fall into fitness! The dog days of summer have come to an end. There’s a crisp feeling in the air. Autumn is arriving. As the leaves change color and …

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Breast Cancer Awareness: Importance of Screening

Breast Cancer Awareness: Importance of Screening

Just how important are screenings for breast cancer? The American Cancer Society reports that breast cancer screening tests save thousands of lives each year and have the potential to save many more if more women and health care providers took …

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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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Importance of Cardiac Rehab

Importance of Cardiac Rehab

Cardiac Rehabilitation is an important program to help heart patients recover and regain quality of life. Heart patients who have suffered with heart attack or angina or have had heart procedures such as bypass surgery, stents or transplants may benefit …

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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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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 …

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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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