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Both angioplasty and angioplasty with stenting may need to repeated if the plaque buildup returns.


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Dogs Have Special Spot in Brain for Human Faces

MRI scans showed activity in specific region when canines saw videos of people's faces, other dogs

Health Tip of the Day

Salad Idea

Spruce up a salad by adding a handful of mache, a sweet, nutty-tasting green also known as lamb's lettuce or corn salad, according to Purdue University. Besides being sold as an individual green, mache also is often included in mesclun, a mix of tender young greens. A 3-ounce serving of mache has just 20 calories and contains vitamins A and C.

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Nutrition
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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Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.

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