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Blog Posts in March, 2012

What is Cardiac Catheterization?

Patients suffering from coronary artery disease or other cardiovascular problems can suffer from chest tightness (angina), shortness of breath, and other symptoms. To determine the underlying cause of ...
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Happy Doctors' Day from Regional Medical Center of San Jose!

Today we celebrate Doctors’ Day, a day we thank and recognize our dedicated physicians for the care and expertise they provide to our patients each and every day.
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The da Vinci Robot at RMC! Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery

Regional Medical Center of San Jose has acquired the da Vinci® Surgical System, which provides surgeons with an alternative to both traditional open surgery and conventional laparoscopy. This ...
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Protect Your Vision from Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus can lead to a host of complications involving many parts of the body, including the eyes. Diabetic retinopathy is a condition that damages the blood vessels of the retina and ...
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Tips for Performing a Breast Self-Exam

Breast cancer is the number one cause of cancer in women, affecting approximately one out of every eight women in their lifetime. Although the causes of breast cancer are not fully known, recent ...
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The Basics of Healthy Eating

Proper nutrition not only provides your body with the fuel it needs to function, but also keeps you looking and feeling great. March is National Nutrition Month, so celebrate by evaluating your eating ...
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Stay Aware of Your Health and Learn How to Help Prevent Disease

Determining your risk for cancer or other serious medical conditions is the first step in taking control of your overall health. You can find out more about the risk factors for breast cancer and the ...
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Reducing Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Knowing your risk for developing breast cancer —and any other serious medical condition—can help you to take the steps necessary to keep yourself healthy and free of disease. Although ...
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Regional Medical Center of San Jose Earns ACR Accreditation

Regional Medical Center of San Jose has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in mammography as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). A mammography exam, ...
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How Alcohol Consumption Relates to Breast Cancer

In recent decades, there has been much more information circulating regarding the dangers of alcohol consumption. When not consumed in strict moderation, alcohol can increase your risk of serious ...
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