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How to Remain Healthy While Traveling for the Holidays

How to Remain Healthy While Traveling for the Holidays

Keep your family on the right track with these healthy holiday travel tips. 'Tis the season for family get-togethers, road trips, staying up late, big meals, sweet treats, and the temptation to throw healthy decisions out the window. As you …

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What Is the Difference between Dementia and Alzheimer’s?

What Is the Difference between Dementia and Alzheimer’s?

Learn how the two terms are different and why they are often confused to be the same. You may think dementia and Alzheimer's disease are interchangeable medical terms, but this is a common misconception. Dementia is a general term used …

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The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke

The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke

You don't have to be a smoker to have negative health effects from tobacco smoke. Secondhand smoke affects innocent bystanders in homes, cars, public places, and workplaces. There are two types of secondhand smoke: Mainstream – smoke that comes directly …

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Healthy Recipe Resources for Diabetics

Healthy Recipe Resources for Diabetics

Feed your good health and manage your diabetes by finding the right recipes. A diagnosis of diabetes is life changing. When not managed properly, diabetes can lead to other medical complications, including: Heart disease Blindness Kidney failure Lower extremity amputations …

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How to Limit Candy Consumption on Halloween

How to Limit Candy Consumption on Halloween

Prevent sugar overload with these clever ideas. Sugar rushes, cavities, tummy aches…oh my! The fun of dressing up for Halloween and going trick-or-treating could turn sour if your little ghosts and goblins eat too many treats. Since your kids may …

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How to Lower the Risk of SIDS: Crib Safety

How to Lower the Risk of SIDS: Crib Safety

Make a safe bed for your baby with these tips. Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is just what the name describes – the unpredictable and sometimes unexplainable passing of a baby between the ages of 1 month and 1 year. …

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What Are the Benefits of Physical Therapy for Children with Down Syndrome?

What Are the Benefits of Physical Therapy for Children with Down Syndrome?

Learn how physical therapy improves the lives of children with Down syndrome. Physical therapy is a common prescription for people who have suffered an orthopedic injury or who struggle with chronic back pain. But did you know physical therapy can …

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5 Ways to Prepare for a Mammogram

5 Ways to Prepare for a Mammogram

Learn how you can get ready for this important breast cancer screening. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, drawing attention to one key element of treating breast cancer – early detection. By finding the cancer in its earliest stages, the …

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Does Ovarian Cancer Impact Fertility?

Does Ovarian Cancer Impact Fertility?

Learn about the repercussions of cancer on female reproduction organs. You could almost say the ovaries are the starting point of life. The ovaries house the ovum which make up half of the fertilized egg that becomes a fetus. The …

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High Cholesterol? Avoid These 5 Foods

High Cholesterol? Avoid These 5 Foods

Before turning to medications to control your cholesterol levels, try changing your diet. High cholesterol has a negative impact on your heart health. Too much LDL, the bad cholesterol, can lead to artery blockage and heart attacks or coronary heart …

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