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  • Keeping active can help reduce risk of falling for elderly

    Jun 01, 2016
    As we age, our risk of falling and being injured increases. After age 65, your risk of falling is about one in three...
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  • Dealing with Arthritis Pain

    May 15, 2016
    Chances are you know someone with arthritis. Maybe your grandmother or uncle has mentioned their stiff joints, or perhaps one of your friends. That’s because nearly one in five adults have arthritis...
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  • Language Problems Following a Stroke

    May 01, 2016
    Many people have problems speaking and understanding speech following a stroke. This difficulty with communication is called aphasia. It usually comes on suddenly as a result of a stroke or head injury...
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  • What Women Should Know About Stroke

    Apr 01, 2016
    Did you know that stroke is the third leading cause of death for women? Approximately 55,000 more women than men have a stroke each year, and it kills twice as many women as breast cancer each year...
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  • Treatments for Prostate Cancer

    Mar 01, 2016
    Men diagnosed with prostate cancer can choose from a wide range of treatment options. Depending on their age, expected life span, stage and grade of cancer, feelings about side effects and likelihood of a cure, men may be able to wait and see if the cancer spreads...
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  • Heart Attack Warning Signs for Women

    Feb 15, 2016
    Heart attack symptoms displayed by men and women are considerably different. Men tend to experience the typical symptoms of a heart attack such as chest tightness, arm pain and shortness of breath. When a woman has a heart attack...
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  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

    Feb 01, 2016
    If you or someone you know has had a heart attack, stable angina, coronary artery bypass graft(s), angioplasty or stent, heart valve repair or replacement, or a heart transplant, you can improve your overall health with cardiac rehabilitation...
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  • Epilepsy and Seizures

    Jan 01, 2016
    Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain that can cause temporary confusion, staring spells, uncontrollable jerking motions of the arms and legs, and unconsciousness. About half of epilepsy cases occur for no known reason...
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