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A person getting his blood pressure measured
August 2017
Understanding and Managing High Blood Pressure

When your heart pumps blood, the blood pushes against the walls of your blood vessels. This creates blood pressure. You need blood pressure to move blood throughout your body, so…

Heart Health
A man with a bowl of fruit salad at work
August 2017
Create a Healthy Snack Stash at Work

Just like your kids take a “nutrition break” at school, it’s smart to have a stash of healthy foods available to you in your workplace when you’re hungry and can’t…

Healthy Habits
A nurse checking on her patient
July 2017
Meet Your Diabetes Care Team

No one can effectively manage diabetes alone. When you are diagnosed, you will meet a team of people dedicated to helping you live your life while managing your diabetes. Your…

A person pouring out pills onto his hands
July 2017
Medication Adherence

Medication adherence is generally defined as the extent to which a person takes medications as prescribed by their doctors. This involves factors such as getting prescriptions filled, remembering to take…

Medication Adherence
A senior person holding hands with a young person
July 2017
Know the Signs of a Stroke

During a stroke, every minute counts. Receiving treatment quickly can lessen stroke-related brain damage. Signs of Stroke Sudden numbness or weakness in the face, arm or leg, especially on one…

Healthy Aging
A father and young son having a conversation
June 2017
Beating Back-to-School Anxiety

The transition into a new school year can be a time of excitement —and stress. Children and teens can become anxious, irritable or depressed by this major change. The trick…

Children's Health
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