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Ventricular Tachycardia

Treatments for tachycardia may include medication and/or surgical procedures. In some cases, an implanted defibrillator may be inserted in the patient's chest in order to regulate the heart rate.


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Moist Chicken

Before frying skinless chicken breasts, nutrition experts recommend coating them with flour, cornstarch, breadcrumbs or spices. This procedure will seal in the juices and prevent the meat from drying out when it's cooked.

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Could your diet use a nutritional tune-up? A healthful diet has many benefits and it doesn’t have to be bland and boring. Add color to your plate with fresh fruit and vegetables, choose whole grains and low-fat dairy, and keep an eye on your portion size. Aim for balance, variety, flexibility and moderation.

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Type 2 diabetes is a chronic and progressive condition, but it can be managed. With help for your family, your friends and your health care team, you can learn to take care of yourself and stay healthy.

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