152018Feb
Blog: Are Headaches Keeping You Down?

Blog: Are Headaches Keeping You Down?

It is no secret that we all get headaches, but if you are getting headaches more and more frequently don’t waste time and find out what is causing those headaches. Get rid of your headaches today and have a healthier and happier tomorrow! Most Common Headache Types: Tension Headache – A tension headache usually entails…

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132018Feb
Dr. Q&A: Skin Cancer

Dr. Q&A: Skin Cancer

By: Yousuf Qureshi, M.D., Dermatologist Spots…you find them on ladybugs, leopards and polka-dot dresses and sometimes they even end up on the carpet. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. It occurs when there are mutations in the DNA of the skin cells. Although we are currently experiencing chilling…

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82018Feb
Blog: All Stressed Up and Nowhere To Go

Blog: All Stressed Up and Nowhere To Go

Most of us see stress as unavoidable, as part of being an employee, parent, student; as part of being human. Stress plays an important role in keeping us aware of our surroundings and able to react to change. Your body is equipped to deal with normal amounts of stress; however, when you experience prolonged states…

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62018Feb
Blog: My Achy Breaky Body

Blog: My Achy Breaky Body

Does your body sound like a bowl of breakfast cereal—you know, snap, crackle, pop? Many of those joint sounds are actually normal. But, if you’re singing the achy-breaky blues, it’s time to stop ignoring your symptoms and make an appointment to see your doctor. Musculoskeletal problems, such as osteoarthritis, lower back pain, and chronic joint…

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252018Jan
Blog: Searchachondria, Do You Have It?

Blog: Searchachondria, Do You Have It?

Do you scramble to the Internet every time you get the sniffles or feel a twinge?  What you really may have is a bad case of “searchachondria.”  Eighty percent of Internet users utilize the Web to answer health questions and self-diagnose when they don’t feel well.  The Internet is an incredibly rich source of information,…

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232018Jan
Blog: Count On Your Health

Blog: Count On Your Health

Do you know YOUR numbers? There are four key measurements of health you should know and track. They are early warning signs for heart disease and diabetes. Since these two diseases have few noticeable symptoms, you may not even realize you are ill — or at risk for becoming ill — until it’s too late….

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162018Jan
Blog: Living With A Pacemaker

Blog: Living With A Pacemaker

A pacemaker is a small device that your cardiologist implants in your chest or abdomen. It has a battery, a computerized generator, and wires with electrodes at the tips. Once implanted, the electrodes sense your heart’s electrical activity and send data through the wires back to the heart. Your cardiologist will program your pacemaker based…

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102018Jan
Blog: Orthopedics, We’ll Get You on the Move!

Blog: Orthopedics, We’ll Get You on the Move!

Are you hobbling from one activity to another? Limiting your movements to prevent pain? Taking too many over-the-counter pain relievers? Your body is telling you it needs help. Listen to it. Ignoring your symptoms is not going to make them go away. If you have joint or muscle problems, you are not alone. Musculoskeletal problems…

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