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What You Should Know About The Flu Shot

Nothing Common About The Flu What are some of the more common things you should know about the flu? Signs and symptoms of the flu can hit you at any time of the year The flu season begins in October … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Pre-Book Flu Vaccine

Getting the flu is more than a minor inconvenience. Even at best, the flu causes aches, pains, fatigue, and fever. For both older and younger populations, or for those with compromised immune systems, the flu can be much more severe. … Continue reading

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Caring for Open Wounds

An open wound is caused by an injury to the skin. Just about everyone will suffer from an open wound at some point in their lives. Fortunately, most open wounds are minor and can be treated in the home. When … Continue reading

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What is seasonal flu?

Seasonal flu, also known as seasonal influenza, is a vaccine-preventable infection that affects a large number of people and causes many deaths world over. Those who suffer the most are the children, older citizens as well as those with chronic … Continue reading

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What are the Risk Factors of Diabetes?

What are the Risk Factors of Diabetes? The body digests and converts the majority of the food we eat into glucose, a sugar that is usable to the cells in our bodies. The cells use this glucose to produce energy. … Continue reading

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How Long is the Flu Contagious?

When Contagiousness Begins By the time you’re contagious, you’ve usually already been sick for a while without knowing it. Within 24 to 72 hours after contracting influenza, you will begin to spread the virus. It depends on your immune system’s … Continue reading

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Leading Causes of Asthma

Leading Causes of Asthma Asthma is the most unpredictable yet dangerous respiratory system reaction to the environment that can easily turn fatal. Despite the many hours and resources that have gone into researching on asthma, it’s still not clear why … Continue reading

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Why HeartSine?

Saving Lives with an AED Long ago in 1947, the medical community discovered that an electrical shock to the heart would restart a stopped heart during cardiac arrest. Technology continues to work on ways in which medical persons, and lay … Continue reading

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Why Take a Pulmonary Lung Test?

Why Take a Pulmonary Lung Test? You may have heard of pulmonary lung tests (PFTs) before, but aren’t quite sure what it is. Simply, this test measures how well your lungs function. The test itself measures how well you are … Continue reading

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Causes & Symptoms of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Causes and Symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) can simply be described as a collapse of your heart. This means that your heart will stop beating without any warning which will lead to all brain functions stopping. … Continue reading

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