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November is National COPD Awareness Month: Do I Have COPD?

November is National COPD Awareness Month: Do I Have COPD?

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, also known as COPD is a serious, debilitating disease that causes one death every four minutes. COPD is a disease that makes breathing a difficult chore. Sometimes referred to as chronic bronchitis or emphysema, COPD is …

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Denton Regional: Why We Walk

Denton Regional: Why We Walk

This October 15, 2011, we will walk as one. We will walk to find hope, inspire change and celebrate success. Join Denton Regional as we walk to support the largest voluntary health organization in the United States: the American Heart …

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What Is Atrial Fibrillation?

What Is Atrial Fibrillation?

An arrhythmia is defined as trouble with the rate or rhythm of a person’s heartbeat. Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is the most common form of arrhythmia. It occurs when the two upper chambers of the heart, called the atria, contract rapidly …

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Heart-Healthy Foods for Your Holidays

Heart-Healthy Foods for Your Holidays

Ho! Ho! Ho! Yes, it’s that time of year. Your days may be filled with shopping and parties and all sorts of holiday celebrations. While all those events can be fun, you may find yourself surrounded by foods that are …

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