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Rotator Cuff Injury

Typically, rest and exercise therapy will help heal an injured rotator cuff. However surgery is sometimes required.


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Health Tip of the Day

Heavy Meals Are Risky

A heavy meal can increase the risk of heart attack by about four times within two hours of eating, according to the American Heart Association. Such a meal may act as a trigger for a heart attack in much the same way as extreme physical exertion and outbursts of anger might -- especially in someone who has heart disease.

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You may wonder what all the fuss is about exercise. Simply put, inactivity is hazardous to your health. Physical activity can help you prevent chronic disease, manage your weight, and stay mentally fit. The best news is that it's never too late to adopt a more active lifestyle.

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Learn how to become a proactive patient. Understand your treatment choices. Get the latest news on advances in cancer. If you or a loved one is facing cancer, you’ll want to explore the Cancer Knowledgebase, with separate sections on more than 60 types of the disease.

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