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High cholesterol is often a silent condition in women, but it carries significant risk for heart attack and stroke if left uncontrolled. Know Your Cholesterol  It is important to know two kinds of cholesterol: the bad kind (LDL) and the … Continue reading

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Though commercials and doctors frequently reference arthritis, that term isn’t actually a diagnosis in its own right. According to the Arthritis Foundation, “arthritis”  simply means inflammation of a joint, and it refers to more than 100 different diseases. Taking stock … Continue reading

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Healthcare workers usually have incredibly stressful lives, and caring for ourselves often takes the back burner. I know because I am a nurse and have been in healthcare for more than 35 years. Nurses and physicians are on our feet … Continue reading

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Dr. Eugene Hurwitz, from The Center For Allergy and Asthma of Georgia, answers questions about allergy symptoms and treatments. What key symptoms indicate an allergy? Allergies can affect the body in many ways, but a key symptom is itching. For … Continue reading

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The American Heart Association’s journal “Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology” published a recent study revealing that having blood types A, B or AB was associated with a higher risk for heart disease when compared to those who had blood type … Continue reading

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