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Your annual checkup by the numbers

Your annual checkup appointment with your primary care provider is an important time to determine where your health stands and to become better educated about your body and what it needs to function properly. Sometimes though, we approach the appointment with fear and rather than being an active participant in the appointment, we shut down and just go through the motions in order to get it over with. In order to be a better advocate for your body and health, go into your annual … [Read more...]

Regular blood pressure checks can save your life

According to the American Heart Association, regular blood pressure checks can save your life! Uncontrolled high blood pressure can injure or kill you. It's sometimes called "the silent killer" because [High Blood Pressure] has no symptoms, so you may not be aware that it's damaging your arteries, heart and other organs. Possible health consequences that can happen over time when high blood pressure is left untreated include: Damage to the heart and coronary arteries, including heart … [Read more...]