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Fractures

All fractures must be taken seriously. If you think that a bone has been fractured, you should seek immediate medical attention.


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Health Tip of the Day

Banish the Thought

Forget the insults and remember the praise. Easier said than done, but that's the ticket to feeling happier. A study by researchers at the University of Oregon-Eugene found that people who pushed unpleasant memories out of their minds found them harder to retrieve.

Healthy Living

Cholesterol
There's a lot of news about cholesterol these days, and with good reason. High cholesterol contributes to heart disease, which kills more Americans than all cancers combined. A regular exercise routine and good eating habits — along with medication if your doctor recommends it — can keep cholesterol levels under control and lower your risk of heart disease.

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Bariatric Surgery
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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