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Blog Posts in February, 2016

Exploring Some of the Early Signs of a Heart Attack

Your heart can affect your overall health in a number of unexpected ways. In fact, your heart may send out warning signals well before a heart attack takes place, but these signs are often ignored by ...
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How Do Doctors Identify STEMI Heart Attacks?

Heart attacks can differ in their severity, depending on the cause and size of the blockage limiting blood flow. STEMI heart attacks are the most severe type of heart attack, and they are ...
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Taking a Look at Heart Attack Symptoms in Seniors

As you get older, your heart attack risk may increase substantially since older adults have a higher rate of conditions like hypertension, high cholesterol, and diabetes. Each of these conditions can ...
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Burn and Scald Prevention Tips for Burn Awareness Week

Burn injuries can happen in a flash, especially when they are caused by scalding hot liquids, which can splash and cover a widespread area of the body. To prevent burn and scald injuries at home ...
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