Choosing a Doctor : Quick Tips

When looking for a primary care doctor for yourself or a loved one, it’s important to choose someone you can trust. A primary care doctor can: Help you stay healthy by recommending preventive services, like screening tests and vaccines (shots) Treat many health problems — including physical and...

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The Truth About Hypertension

Nearly half of all American adults have high blood pressure (hypertension), and many don’t even know it. What you don’t know about hypertension could hurt you. Uncontrolled high blood pressure raises the risk for heart disease and stroke, which are leading causes of death in the United...

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April is National Minority Health Month

April is National Minority Health Month (NMHM). NMHM is a time to raise awareness about the health disparities that racial and ethnic minorities face. Specifically, NMHM is aimed at highlighting the importance of improving the health of minority groups by encouraging action. Theme The 2023 theme...

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Schedule Your Colonoscopy Ages 45+

Has life been getting in your way of you getting your routine colorectal cancer screening? Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer related deaths in the US, but it is entirely preventable if you complete your routine screening. This short clip is relatable. We all get busy, and...

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Screening for Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States, but it doesn’t have to be this way. Over 60% of those deaths can be prevented with regular screenings, according to recent statistics. Are you up to date? What is a screening? The goal of a screening is to detect...

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International Childhood Cancer Day

February 15 marks International Childhood Cancer Day (ICCD). On this day, the global cancer community recognizes ICCD in a collaborative campaign to raise awareness about childhood cancer. In addition, the campaign encourages all to express support for children with cancer, survivors of childhood...

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