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Treatments for Colorectal Cancer

Sandra’s Treatment for Colorectal Cancer This is the last part in the 3-part series on colorectal cancer. As you may remember, in Part 1, colon cancer was initially suspected when Sandra went into the ER with complaints of rectal bleeding, and in Part 2, we discussed her diagnosis. Let’s See What Sandra Did Following Her […]

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Cholesterol : The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Cholesterol : The Good, The Bad and the Ugly It’s in every cell of our bodies. It can kill us or protect us. Roughly 1 in 8 Americans have too much of it. It is cholesterol! Cholesterol has caused a lot of confusion over the years. Let’s first start with how our bodies use cholesterol. […]

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What You Need to Know About Your Blood Pressure

What You Need to Know About Your Blood Pressure February is National Heart month! Continuing with all of the tips that I’ve already given you, I wanted to give you the hard and true facts about blood pressure. Many patients are confused about what their blood pressure means, risk factors for elevated blood pressure, and […]

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Top 7 Myths About Women and Heart Disease

Top 7 Myths About Women and Heart Disease February is National Heart Disease month and I want you to know the facts. Having the wrong information is just as bad as having no information. Heart Disease is no longer a “man’s disease”. Please review these myths and facts – and share with your girlfriends! This […]