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Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis occurs when we don’t make enough bone, we lose too much bone, or sometimes a combination of the two. The result is weaker bones that can break easily. Fractures are not only painful, but also expensive, and can make it harder for you to be independent and enjoy your […]

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Important Health Screenings for Women

Health screenings are important for a variety of reasons.  They may identify early risk factors, or even potentially dangerous health problems that need treatment.  Your health care provider may follow a specific schedule based on your personal health history, but here are some general guidelines: Blood Pressure If yours is […]

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Important Health Screenings for Men

Health screenings are important for a variety of reasons. They may identify early risk factors, or even potentially dangerous health problems that need treatment. Your health care provider may follow a specific schedule based on your personal health history, but here are some general guidelines: Blood Pressure If yours is […]