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Blog Posts in December, 2011

Brainstem Stroke: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

The brainstem is the nervous system tissue located beneath the cerebrum and directly above the spinal cord. It is partially responsible for controlling certain involuntary bodily functions, such as ...
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Behind the Science - Cancer Prevention Guidelines

A recent study has shown that people who follow risk factor recommendations outlined down by the American Cancer Society, such as maintaining a healthy diet and limiting alcohol consumption, ...
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Learn More About Our Recent Blog Topics!

Can you recognize the symptoms of a heart attack? What is the difference between a left-side and right-side stroke? If you’re interested in more information on these topics and more, then check ...
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Left-Side vs. Right-Side Strokes

Studies show that more than 700,000 Americans experience the symptoms of a stroke each year, making it the third leading killer in the United States. These statistics demonstrate the importance of ...
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Chest Pain: Symptoms of Heartburn vs. Signs of a Heart Attack

The symptoms of severe heartburn are sometimes misinterpreted as signs of a heart attack. Rather than rushing to a heart hospital to seek the emergency care they need, some people mistakenly believe ...
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