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Women and Heart Disease
Women and Heart Disease

“All women face the threat of heart disease, but those who learn about symptoms and risks that are unique to women, eat a heart-healthy diet, and exercise regularly are taking the first steps in lowering their risks for heart disease,” said Louie Coulis, MD, FACC, Coulis Cardiology, SC.

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Make a Resolution to Get Help for Your Chronic Pain
Make a Resolution to Get Help for Your Chronic Pain

Winter and the onset of cold temperatures can jeopardize anyone’s outdoor exercise routines but, for those suffering from chronic pain the bitter temperatures can be especially cruel. “There is often an increased rate of chronic pain flare-ups when the temperatures begin to fall and, given our long winters, people with chronic pain find themselves dependent upon their heating pads, blankets, and heavy clothing,” said Nichole M. Elmendorf, Occupational Therapist and owner of Progressive Beginnings, LLC. Cold temperatures cause muscle and ligament stiffness, which can make moving arduous and painful. “And, sadly, inactivity can lead to even greater pain.”

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Flu Season Is Upon Us...
Flu Season Is Upon Us...

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), last year’s influenza (flu) season was one of the deadliest; that’s why the (CDC) is urging people to take proactive measures to lower their risk of contracting the flu this year by getting vaccinated.

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Summer Hydration
Summer Hydration

Summer activities often break a sweat. This holds true for gardening, hiking, sports or even just…

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Tick Safety
Tick Safety

According to the University of Wisconsin-Madison 16 tick species can be found in…

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PHN Celebrates Cancer Survivors
PHN Celebrates Cancer Survivors

As part of the 30th annual National Cancer Survivors Day®, cancer survivors and supporters in…

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