Monthly Archives: October 2012

Halloween Costumes: Safety Dos and Don’ts

Halloween Costumes: Safety Dos and Don’ts

Dress your trick-or-treater safely for a great Halloween. A fun disguise is key to a successful Halloween. Whether you buy the costume the night before or painstakingly sew for weeks in advance, safety is the top priority on any parent's …

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How Can I Prepare for my Mammogram?

How Can I Prepare for my Mammogram?

When it comes to a mammogram, a little preparation goes a long way. Whether this is your first mammogram or one of many annual exams, here are a few guidelines to remember. Go stress-free into your appointment with these helpful …

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How Diabetes Affects Heart Health

How Diabetes Affects Heart Health

Diabetes can affect many integral organs and systems in your body, including your heart. Over 25 million people in the United States have diabetes, a disease in which blood glucose (sugar) levels are too high. Type 2 diabetes, the most …

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Breast Cancer: Who Is at Risk?

Breast Cancer: Who Is at Risk?

Some women are at higher risk for developing breast cancer than others. Anyone can get cancer, but some people have risk factors that may increase their chances. Certain risk factors, such as gender, are out of your control, and they …

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