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Oct • 2 • 2022

Mammogram Myths: 5 Common Misunderstandings

Despite decades of public health awareness about the importance of mammograms, many women are still resistant to getting them. Fear and opposition may be due to persistent myths about mammograms.

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Sep • 9 • 2022

Identifying and Managing Chronic Pain

Nearly 100 million Americans experience chronic pain, more than those who have diabetes, heart disease, and cancer combined.

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Jul • 5 • 2022

6 Questions You're Too Afraid to Ask Your Doctor

Although you hopefully like and trust your doctor, sometimes it can be embarrassing to ask really personal questions. Yet keeping secrets could lead to worse health problems in the end.

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Jun • 30 • 2022

5 Different Types of Childbirth and Delivery Methods You Should Know

Few things in life are more exciting than the birth of a new baby. This has been the case throughout human history, but childbirth options for new mothers have advanced to make the experience more...

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May • 18 • 2022

What to Know About Becoming a Patient Care Tech (CNA)

Are you a high school graduate seeking a job that doesn't involve stacking boxes in a warehouse or serving fast food through a window? Have you ever wondered about a career in healthcare? If so,...

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May • 13 • 2022

Wound Care Matters: Get The Care You Need To Heal

Across the United States, there are nearly 7 million people who live with either a chronic wound or one that stubbornly won’t heal. These wounds need proper care, and the longer they go without, the...

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May • 12 • 2022

Types and Signs of Vein Disease

Vein disease is a common occurrence. It is relatively easy to treat and, when managed with careful treatment, it is usually not a life-threatening condition.

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May • 2 • 2022

Tips to Maintain Your Child's Healthy Weight

The alarms are sounding – and not the ones heard on your child’s video game. Childhood obesity has more than doubled in the past 30 years, according to the Center for Disease Control.

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May • 2 • 2022

Preventing 5 Common Childhood Health Issues

As the old saying goes, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. This is certainly true with many common childhood illnesses. Things as simple as handwashing and drinking fluids can go a long...

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Apr • 11 • 2022

What You Need to Know About a Heart Scan

Though we see great advances in prevention and treatment, heart disease continues to be the leading cause of death in the United States. One person dies every 36 seconds within our country's...

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Mar • 13 • 2022

The Importance of Getting a Colonoscopy Starting at 45

Men and women over the age of 45 are at the highest risk of developing colorectal cancer, which is cancer that begins in the colon or rectum. Colorectal cancer is the third most common type of cancer...

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Mar • 8 • 2022

This We Know About Walking and Your Health

Getting back to a normal life post-COVID requires getting vaccinated and still taking precautions if you have health risks. Going for a long walk (or a brisk jog if your joints can take it) also can...

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