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Avoiding “Holiday Heart Syndrome”

The holiday season is the perfect time of the year to enjoy friends, family, festivities, and fun. During this time it is especially important that you are aware of ways to take care of your “heart”. Coined “Holiday Heart Syndrome”, this time of year also may lend itself to

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Hand Therapy: Treating Arthritis

Arthritis affects about 27 million Americans over the age of 25.  The most common types of arthritis are rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA).  Osteoarthritis begins with the breakdown of joint cartilage, resulting in pain and stiffness, and inflammation.  RA has an inflammatory process and OA is wear and tear

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Diabetes: Learn how to cope with health related issues

Both types of Diabetes can lead to several health related issues and serious complications. Coping with these health related issues can be very difficult. Monitoring and keeping blood sugar levels as close to normal can help decrease the development of the following complications:

  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Skin Disorders such as
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