Myths about High Blood Pressure

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High blood pressure (also referred to as HBP, or hypertension) is when your blood pressure, the force of blood flowing through your blood vessels, is consistently too high. Nearly half of American adults have high blood pressure, and many don’t even know they have it. This is because hypertension has no symptoms most of the […]

Don’t Let Your Heart Let Your Health Down

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Take the first step to improve your heart health. Cardiovascular Disease, as defined by the CDC, is a group of heart (cardio) and blood vessel (vascular) disorders that are the leading cause of death and disability — not only in the United States but globally. The coronary arteries are the blood vessels in the heart, […]

Preventing Falls in Your Home

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Many falls do not cause injuries, but one out of five falls does cause a serious injury such as a broken bone or a head injury. Here are four tips fall prevention you can do to ensure that you and your home are safe. Talk openly with your healthcare provider about fall risks & prevention. […]