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Blog Posts in September, 2014

How to Get Your Cholesterol in Check

If the doctor at your local heart hospital informs you that your cholesterol levels could be improved, he or she may recommend medications. However, lifestyle changes are also a crucial component of ...
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Knowing What the Numbers Mean on Your Cholesterol Reading

When you go to your local hospital for a cholesterol test, your results will be comprised of several numbers because there are different types of cholesterol. Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol ...
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Understanding the Signs of Digestive Diseases

There are many different components of your digestive system, and any of them can experience a medical problem. Some of the most common chronic digestive diseases include gastroesophageal reflux ...
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Tips for Better Breast Health in Women of All Ages

Since breast cancer is among the most common types of cancer in the U.S., it’s important for women to be proactive about their breast health. Start by exploring the resources available at the ...
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What Are the Signs of Ovarian Cancer?

It is difficult to detect ovarian cancer in its early stages, which is problematic because early treatment offers the best possible outcomes. Since the early stages of ovarian cancer often do not ...
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Prostate Cancer Awareness: What You Need to Know

A man’s prostate gland is located underneath the bladder, next to the rectum. Prostate cancer is cancer that develops in this gland and has the potential to spread elsewhere. Although prostate ...
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Get the Facts on Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is highly prevalent in the U.S., and it has serious implications for the health of the next generation. This September, you can honor Childhood Obesity Month by bringing your child ...
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