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Blog Posts in January, 2015

Knowing the Causes and Cures of Atrial Fibrillation

The heartbeat is regulated by an electrical system that tells the heart to contract and pump blood. With atrial fibrillation, or AFib, the upper chambers of the heart contract fast and irregularly due ...
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Meet Regional Medical Center's Diverse Cardiovascular Team

When it comes to medical care, doctor-patient communication is essential to quality and effectiveness. To meet the needs of the diverse region of San Jose, Regional Medical Center features a team of ...
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Stroke Before 50: Why Age Does Not Eliminate Risk

There are many misconceptions about stroke that can prevent people from getting the emergency care they need to minimize brain damage and the long-term disabilities that may result. One of the most ...
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The Road to Cancer Recovery

When you are diagnosed with cancer, there are a number of resources that can facilitate your recovery. This video explains the Road to Recovery program from the American Cancer Society that can help ...
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Flu Prevention Guidelines for Your Household

During flu season, you can stop the spread of the flu virus starting at home with some healthier habits around the house. Aside from getting a flu shot, there are several steps you can take to prevent ...
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Living at a Healthy Weight for Life

Obesity is closely linked to the leading causes of death in the United States, such as heart disease, stroke, and several types of cancer. In order to live longer and prevent serious health problems ...
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What Is Known About Birth Defects and Prevention?

Birth defects are health problems that occur during gestation as a baby is developing. In some cases, birth defects may be so severe that a baby may not fully develop in the womb or survive long after ...
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Unexpected Ways to Stay Healthy in the New Year

For many people, a healthy New Year’s resolution may be to lose weight, quit smoking, or get more exercises. While these are great goals to set for 2015, they are not the only ways you can get ...
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