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4 Questions to Ask Yourself When You Have Chest Pain

Chest pain can be related to different ailments. Know what questions to ask for the right course of action. The idea of chest pain harkens visions of CPR and defibrillators for heart attack treatment. However, not all pain is created … Continue reading

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Recovering from Stroke: What to Expect

Having a stroke is a life-changing event. Learn about the recovery process. A stroke is a disruption in blood flow to the brain due to blockage or bleeding. Without oxygen-rich blood, brain tissue dies.  The truth is, every stroke victim's … Continue reading

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Exercise & Type 2 Diabetes: Benefits and Guidelines

Face the challenge head on and add exercise to your treatment plan for type 2 diabetes. Exercise is good for you no matter what; even if type 2 diabetes is making the transition into an physical activity regimen difficult. Type 2 … Continue reading

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Combating Common Breastfeeding Challenges

Breastfeeding is natural, yet presents its own challenges. Learn how to overcome nursing obstacles for a healthy start to your new baby's life. Celebrated August 1-7, World Breastfeeding Week focuses on supporting mothers who have made the decision to nurse their babies. … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Health Q&A

What you need to know before the kids head back to school. You can almost hear a collective groan from the kids. Summer is nearly over and back-to-school preparation is beginning. As you make your back-to-school shopping list, consider these … Continue reading

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Tips for Patients Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery

Be prepared for joint replacement surgery by having all of your ducks in a row. Joint replacement surgeries, like knee replacements, are aimed at increasing mobility and decreasing pain. These types of procedures are becoming more common. You can make … Continue reading

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Best Outdoor Summer Safety Tips

Keep your family safe and healthy with these outdoor tips and precautions. In the summer months, you and your family will likely spend more time outside. While being out in the fresh air is great, the outdoors present some unique … Continue reading

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Four Tips for Staying Healthy on a Road Trip

When you take to the road, take these healthy suggestions with you. The open road offers a wealth of surprises. When you and your family spend time together on a vacation, you naturally just want to focus on relaxing and … Continue reading

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Juvenile Arthritis: What to Expect

Juvenile Arthritis is a chronic disease that affects the entire family. July is Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month, drawing attention to the chronic illness affecting nearly 300,000 children in America. This is often an autoimmune disorder in which the body's own … Continue reading

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Diagnosing Your Back Pain

Learn about what may be causing your back pain and how to find relief. Feeling a pain in your back? You're not alone. Back pain is one of the most common health issues with eight out of every ten people … Continue reading

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