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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 Does the Sodium in My Diet Affect My Blood Pressure

How Does the Sodium in My Diet Affect My Blood Pressure

If you understand the link between sodium and blood pressure, you'll understand why it's important to make healthy dietary choices. Chances are you pay attention to calories and maybe even fat, but do you keep an eye on the sodium in your …

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Do I Have Arthritis?

Do I Have Arthritis?

Are your joints not moving the way they used to? You may be experiencing the beginning signs of arthritis. As you age, your body may begin to experience aches and pains you weren't accustomed to in your youth. If those …

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Understanding the Link Between Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke

Understanding the Link Between Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke

Atrial fibrillation can play an important part in stroke prevention. Atrial fibrillation and stroke—while you've heard the terms before, how much do you truly understand about their link? In honor of National Stroke Awareness Month, here's some information to help you …

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Do I Need a Skin Cancer Screening?

Do I Need a Skin Cancer Screening?

Scheduling a skin cancer screening is an important aspect of prevention and healthy living. May is┬áMelanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, which is a good time to consider the value of a┬áskin cancer screening. Take a look at the facts …

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When Your Cancer Is in Remission: Health Tips and Suggestions

When Your Cancer Is in Remission: Health Tips and Suggestions

Remission offers a good opportunity to focus on your overall heath and wellbeing. Do you find yourself wondering how to stay healthy or what to do now that your cancer is in remission? Here are some health tips and suggestions to …

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Meningitis Prevention Tips

Meningitis Prevention Tips

Vaccines can prevent the most serious type of meningitis. April 24 is World Meningitis Day, an opportunity to raise awareness and prompt preventative action in regard to the five forms of meningitis. Bacterial meningitis, the most common and the most extreme form, is the …

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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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Staying Healthy During Cancer Treatment

Staying Healthy During Cancer Treatment

There are a number of things you can do to help stay healthy while being treated for cancer. Common cancer treatments—chemotherapy, radiation and surgery—can take a toll on the body. However, there are a number of things you can do to help stay …

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Why You Should Become an Organ Donor

Why You Should Become an Organ Donor

By becoming an organ donor, you can give the greatest gift of all: Life. There are so many great reasons to become an organ donor, and in most cases not a single good reason not to. In honor of National Donate …

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