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Fire Safety Tips for the Holiday

Fire Safety Tips for the Holiday

These fire safety tips will keep your holiday celebrations from going up in flames. House fires are common accidents during the winter holiday season. With a little caution, you can protect your family and property from these potential dangers and …

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Emergency Preparation Tips for Seniors

Emergency Preparation Tips for Seniors

Being prepared for an emergency is the first step in handling one successfully. While it's important that everyone be prepared for an emergency, there are some special concerns for seniors. If you or someone you love is 55 or older, be sure …

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Cruise Safety: What To Know

Cruise Safety: What To Know

Follow a few safety guidelines to keep your dream of a delightful cruise afloat. Seeing a few cruise ship mishaps featured in the news can leave a traveler questioning whether or not such a getaway is a good choice. But …

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Senior Safety in the Heat

Senior Safety in the Heat

Seniors can be especially susceptible to the heat and should take safety precautions seriously. Most of the nearly 200 people who die in this country each summer due to health problems caused by high temperatures and humidity are 50 or …

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How To Reduce Driving Distractions

How To Reduce Driving Distractions

Part of being a safe driver is learning how to reduce driving distractions. Are you a safe driver? You obey the speed limit and other rules of the road, but it's also important to know how to reduce driving distractions. …

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When You Should Go to the ER

When You Should Go to the ER

Learn when you should call 911 or head straight to the ER. No one wants to make the decision to head to the ER. But, during certain emergency situations, time matters and immediate medical care may be necessary. Ignoring certain …

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Alcohol: Knowing Your Limits

Alcohol: Knowing Your Limits

The holiday season is upon is, and as your schedule fills up with dinners, office parties and social gatherings, it’s important to be aware of your alcohol intake. There is a point when having a few becomes a few too …

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What Is Radiation Right?

What Is Radiation Right?

At Plaza Medical Center, Radiation Right® is all about reducing a patient’s risk from the radiation exposure that is a part of certain tests, treatments and medical procedures. We take important steps to make sure that our patients receive the …

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