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Blog Posts in December, 2014

Real Women's Heart Attack Stories

When women have heart attacks, their symptoms may be ignored even in the ER, because their symptoms might not fit the normal guidelines that most people recognize. Some women may only have pain in the ...
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Exploring the Role of Technology in Modern Healthcare

The picture of healthcare has evolved dramatically over the past decades as more advanced technologies have become available for care management, diagnostics, and medical treatments. In this video, ...
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What You Need to Know to Stay Safe on the Road during the Holidays

Whether your holiday plans include a long road trip or a short commute to parties and family events, you will want to keep some road safety rules in mind as you hit the road this season. Roads tend to ...
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Holiday Travel Tips to Help You Prevent Common Winter Illnesses

Traveling is an essential part of the holiday season for many people, but it can raise your chances of getting sick by exposing you to a vast world of germs on planes, at gas stations, in the airport, ...
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Taking a Closer Look at the Flexible Bronchoscopy Procedure

If you see your physician presenting respiratory problems marked by symptoms such as trouble breathing, chronic coughing, and wheezing, you may be scheduled for a bronchoscopy procedure. This ...
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What to Expect When You Need Dialysis

When the kidneys are not able to function properly as filtration systems for the body, patients may need dialysis to filter the blood of toxins, waste, and excess fluid. This treatment may be offered ...
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Exploring Some of the Lesser-Known Symptoms of Stroke

When it comes to stroke, the best treatment comes within four to five hours of the onset of symptoms. Problematically, many people are not able to identify stroke symptoms, so treatment is often ...
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The Seniors' Guide to Flu Season

If you are over the age of 65, flu season might be a bigger threat to your health than it is for younger individuals. Flu-related deaths are most common among older adults, who are already more ...
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