Category: Cardiology

Pain Awareness Month

“Pain Awareness Month” 10% of the world’s population approximately 60 million people endure chronic pain, and estimates in individual countries and regions indicate chronic pain prevalence close to 20 – 25% Understanding more about the underlying causes of pain can help improve treatments and alleviate suffering. What You Need to Know Nearly 100 million Americans […]
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Healthy Vision Month

Paying attention to your vision is important for your safety and overall health. People with vision problems are more likely than those with good vision to have diabetes, poor hearing, heart problems, high blood pressure, lower back pain and strokes, as well as an increased risk for falls, injury and depression. Q: Is a there […]
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World No Tobacco Day

Nicotine is the addictive drug in tobacco. When you quit smoking you may experience nicotine withdrawal symptoms. These are temporary physical and emotional changes. Urges to smoke or cravings Restlessness or difficulty concentrating Sleeping difficulties and sleep disturbances Irritability, anger, anxiety, crying, sadness or depression Increase in hunger or weight gain Over time‚ your body […]
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