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One man’s cautionary tale about hidden heart disease

When David McCormick’s cough wouldn’t go away after several weeks, he decided to make an appointment with his ...

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How chronic poor sleep adversely affects the body and brain

If you’re having sleep difficulties, you’re not alone. The American Sleep Apnea Association reports that about 50 million ...

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Vero Orthopaedics expands its urgent care services

Imagine playing pickleball when your foot suddenly gives out and you collapse on the court. Your friends help ...

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Diet, lifestyle changes can blunt gastrointestinal diseases

The pain from diverticular disease can be gut-wrenching. Just ask one of the nearly 130,000 people who are ...

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Sounds healthy: Music therapy used to treat range of conditions

Have you ever heard a song on the radio that you hadn’t heard in decades, yet you were ...

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Carpal tunnel: 3 surgical options available to treat affliction

If you’re one of the more than 4 million Americans who suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), you’ll ...

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Hospital Care at Home: Reducing costs, improving outcomes

Technology, time pressures, insurance costs and other factors are driving rapid changes in the healthcare industry, forcing hospitals ...

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Lack of unstructured play time harmful to kids’ health

After a day in school, kids need to get their wiggles out. But unfortunately, due in large part ...

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New practice offers senior-focused, value-based care

Some of the best things in life can come with aging – wisdom, grandchildren and, of course, Medicare! ...

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Major effort required to obtain this nursing degree

Lists of the most difficult college majors almost always include the BSN – Bachelor of Science in Nursing ...

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More young adults resolving to improve their mental health

As we head into the second half of January, it is crunch time for New Year’s resolutions. Will ...

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The word on GERD: Treat this gastrointestinal disease early

If you suffer from GERD and think it will go away by itself, you’re doing yourself a disservice. ...