Topics of Interest

The Do’s and Don’ts of Stroke Response

By Tashan Arrivas, RN

From the first warning signs to receiving treatment, how quickly you respond can be the difference between getting back to your everyday life or a ...

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Is it a TIA or an Ischemic Stroke?

By Jack C. Rose, MD

Every 40 seconds, someone somewhere in the United States will have a stroke – and 80-85 percent of those will be ischemic stroke.

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How Portion Control Can Help Maintain a Healthy Weight

By Lorie Roffelsen, RD, CDE

It should come as no surprise that nearly half of adults reported trying to lose weight within the last 12 months. And, for many, that ...

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Healthy Lifestyles Start with Good Nutrition

By Kim Alvari, RD

From diabetes to heart disease, the effects of serious medical conditions can be managed, mitigated or even prevented with a well-informed nutrition plan.

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How to Make Exercise Part of Your Daily Life

By Sharmi Mukherjee, PT, MPT, DPT

One of the most important components of maintaining a healthy lifestyle is getting adequate exercise.

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Diabetes Management Begins with Healthy Eating

By Lorie Roffelsen, RD, CDE

Knowing how to manage this condition over a lifetime is more important than ever – and it all starts with eating healthy.

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To Prevent Type 2 Diabetes, Know the Risks

By Prasad Katta, MD

With prevention in mind, here are some Type 2 diabetes risk factors that you inherit and ones that you’re able to control.

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Living with Diabetes

By Vida Reed, RN

Although more than 30.3 million Americans are currently living with diabetes, there can still be a stigma around receiving a diagnosis.

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Common Risks for Heart Disease

By Rohit Sehgal, MD

While there’s no one cause of heart disease, there are some factors that can increase your risk for developing it. View the slideshow to learn ...

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