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Powered by According to the Heart Association, more than 80,000,000 Americans have some form of heart disease. Four culprits – smoking, diabetes, hypertension and high cholesterol – play a major role in contributing to heart disease by causing inflammation in the heart’s arteries. Prevention is Key If you smoke cigarettes, quit. You’ll also More...

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By Online Contributor On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
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Understanding Heart Disease

Powered by   By Dr. Arnold Needleman When it comes to heart disease the most effective treatment is preventing it in the first place. Most of us are familiar with the main risk factors of smoking, high blood More...

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By Online Contributor On Thursday, November 10th, 2016
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Dr. Arnold Needleman on Diabetes

Powered by By Dr. Arnold Needleman What is the difference between Type I and Type II diabetes? People with Type I diabetes (about 10% of diabetics) have an absolute deficiency in insulin and require insulin More...

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By Online Contributor On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Breast Cancer: A Focus on Screening

Powered by By: Dr. Veronica Versari Breast cancer is the most common non-skin cancer and the second deadliest cancer in women. It is estimated that 234,580 US women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer More...

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By Online Contributor On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
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Health Alert: Diabetes Affecting Many Latinos/Hispanics

  Powered by By: Dr. Virgilio Sanchez Diabetes Mellitus (Type II) is one of the most serious health problems facing the Latinos/Hispanics in the United States. It is estimated that a Latino born today has More...

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By Online Contributor On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016
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July is Summer Safety Month!

Powered by What is the best way to protect myself from the sun? Limit your exposure to UV rays but do not completely avoid the outdoors. It is healthy to engage in outdoor physical activity as long as you follow More...

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By Online Contributor On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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June is Care for Older Adults Month – Help Raise Awareness for the Well Being of Older Adults

Powered by By Licia Avelar More and more people are living older these days and with old age, good health and well being becomes vital. This month is Care for Older Adults Month, a month dedicated to raising More...