Monthly Archives: September 2012

Join Our 2012 Denton Heart Walk Team

Join Our 2012 Denton Heart Walk Team

We are walking for heart health on Saturday, October 6. Join us! The goal of the American Heart Association is to improve the cardiovascular health of Americans by 20% and reduce cardiovascular disease and stroke by 20% by the year …

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Sports Physicals: Is Your Athlete Ready to Play?

Sports Physicals: Is Your Athlete Ready to Play?

Make sure your athlete is ready for the season with a sports physical. Participating in school sports is a great way for students to meet new people, learn the importance of teamwork, and stay in shape. Most school boards have …

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Should I Be Screened for Prostate Cancer?

Should I Be Screened for Prostate Cancer?

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month puts the focus on men's risk factors and the need for screenings. Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men with 1 in 6 men being diagnosed in their lifetimes. In fact, the …

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Common Treatments for Atrial Fibrillation

Common Treatments for Atrial Fibrillation

September is National Atrial Fibrillation Month. Learn more about this common heart arrhythmia and how it’s treated. Atrial fibrillation, or AF, is the most common type of heart arrhythmia. An arrhythmia, or irregular heartbeat, is a problem with the heartbeat’s …

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5 Ways You Can Help Your Aging Parents

5 Ways You Can Help Your Aging Parents

Adult children can help their aging parents improve their health in a variety of ways. September is Healthy Aging Month, which places national attention on health and disease prevention while growing older. Denton Regional Medical Center encourages you to spend …

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