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Summer Health Myths & Facts

Summer Health Myths & Facts

Learn the truth behind all the old wives’ tales you heard as a kid. You can almost hear your mother’s voice when someone says, “You just ate! Wait 30 minutes before going back into the pool.” So, are they urban …

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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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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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Knee Replacement: What to Expect Before, During & After

Knee Replacement: What to Expect Before, During & After

Knee replacement is the most common joint replacement surgery, but many people don't know what to expect before, during and after the procedure. If you have any concerns, be sure to discuss them with your doctor prior to your knee …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Spring Break Safety Tips for Your Teens

Spring Break Safety Tips for Your Teens

Spring break conjures images of volleyball, sunburns, and all-night parties. When teens plan their spring break adventures, be sure that a talk about safety is on the to-do list. There are many things you can encourage your teen to do …

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Guide to OTC Pain Relievers

Guide to OTC Pain Relievers

A pain in the head, back, neck, or stomach can really put a damper on your day. Not every ache and pain requires a trip to the doctor. There are many common ailments you can treat with over the counter …

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What You Should Know About Afib!

What You Should Know About Afib!

Afib isn’t a small lie; it’s atrial fibrillation. Both are small things that can have a big impact on your life.  Atrial fibrillation is an arrhythmia of the heart. That means your heartbeat is irregular. Of all the types of …

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