Be Prepared and Act Fast – How to Spot A Stroke

Be prepared and act fact- how to spot a stroke.

Stroke is a leading cause of death in the United States and is a major cause of serious disability for adults. It is also preventable and treatable. What are the signs of stroke in men and women? Sudden numbness or weakness in the face, arm, or leg, especially on one side of the body. Sudden […]

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 […]

Preventing Falls in Your Home

Man who has fallen and lost his glasses

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. […]