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Blood Pressure

Hypertension is linked with many medical conditions such as atherosclerosis, congestive heart failure, stroke, heart attack, and kidney damage to name a few. If left untreated, hypertension can seriously damage the heart and blood vessels. The good news is that patients with hypertension can usually...


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When Night Falls, So Should the Noise

Nighttime should be quiet time, especially if you have young children. You can reduce family stress by turning down lights at night and keeping noise to a minimum, say experts at the Mayo Medical School. Babies and young kids tend to get fussy when exposed to loud sounds and harsh lights.

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Blood Pressure
High blood pressure is called the "silent killer" because it has no symptoms. If high blood pressure remains unchecked, it can lead to stroke, heart attack, heart failure, and more. You can stop this silent killer — if you catch it in time.

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If you’re more than 100 pounds overweight, bariatric surgery may be the solution for you. Use this center to learn about the different types of procedures and the risks and benefits of each.

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