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Keeping Weight Loss Momentum after the New Year

Year after year, weight loss ranks as the top New Year’s resolution and year after year, New Year’s resolutions are a broken dream by the end of January if not sooner. This year, if you’d like to stick to your weight loss goals, try these helpful tips for making the journey more successful. Set SMART […]

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Should I Get a Cardiac Stress Test?

A cardiac stress test is an exam that’s commonly performed to determine whether you may have heart problems. Although it’s not necessary for everyone, it can provide your doctor with valuable information under certain circumstances. What is a cardiac stress test? A cardiac stress test is an exam that shows how well your heart handles […]

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What is Fatty Liver Disease?

Fatty liver disease is often associated with alcoholism, but for an increasing number of people who have this condition, that’s not the case. The disease can have serious consequences, especially in its more advanced stages. What is fatty liver disease? Fatty liver disease is characterized by a buildup of too much fat in the liver. […]

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Way to Stay Fit When the Weather gets Colder

Even if you’ve been working hard to get the exercise you need, the winter presents challenges that can derail your fitness plan. As the temperature drops, people need to be ready to adjust their strategy and maintain momentum. With a few easy changes and a little foresight, it’s not so hard to come up with […]

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5 Reasons to Get Acupuncture

Acupuncture utilizes hair-thin needles in specific places on your body to treat a wide variety of diseases and conditions. It’s thought to work by correcting imbalances and promoting the body’s release of pain-relieving chemicals. What happens during an acupuncture treatment? Your acupuncturist will first perform a physical examination to determine which reactive points to use. […]

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Colon, Rectal Cancers on the Rise in Younger Adults

Colon and rectal cancers are the third most common cancer in both men and women in the U.S. (excluding skin cancers). Although the death rates for this type of cancer have been dropping for several decades, colon and rectal cancers have recently been found to be on the rise in younger white adults. How does […]

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Physicians May Place Insufficient Emphasis on CV Disease in Women

Cardiovascular disease is a pervasive threat to women’s health. Although it kills more women than cancer, it often doesn’t receive the attention it should. Getting the care you need Regular care is a critical part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and working with your physician is an important part of lowering your risk of cardiovascular […]

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If Your Liver Could Talk

Your liver is a crucial organ that removes toxins from your body. When working properly, it processes and eliminates substances that shouldn’t be in your body. But when it’s not working properly, it could lead to other health conditions. Certain habits need adjusting in order to protect it. Sleep at the Right Times Sleep is […]

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Taking Care of Your Colonoscopy Fear

If the thought of undergoing a colonoscopy gives you anxiety, you’re not alone. Many Americans will avoid getting a colonoscopy solely out of fear. Excluding skin cancers, colon cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the US. Colonoscopies are necessary for detecting early stages of colon cancer and […]

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The Importance of an Echocardiogram During My Physical

Heart problems can occur at any age. An echocardiogram allows doctors to see how well the heart is functioning and whether there are problems. Here’s what you need to know: Heart Basics Your heart is a highly sophisticated pump that is driven by electrical activity. It consists of four chambers. Valves connect the chambers and […]

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Feb-19-2018

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