Surprising Heart Attack Triggers

Surprising Heart Attack Triggers

Habits such as smoking and not exercising are known to have the potential to trigger a cardiovascular event. Below, you will see other, less known, risk factors. • Cold weather: Colder conditions cause the blood vessels to narrow. This causes the heart to have to work harder to pump blood. • Asthma: Severe asthma can
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Dealing with the Impact of Cancer on Emotional Health

Dealing with the Impact of Cancer on Emotional Health

Cancer is a struggle for both the body and mind. A diagnosis can have a huge emotional impact on patients and their families. It can trigger feelings of fear, anxiety, and depression. When it comes to dealing with cancer, physical health is not the only thing to look after. According to the National Cancer Institute,
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What is Good to Drink While Sick?

What is Good to Drink While Sick?

One piece of advice to people when they’re sick is to get plenty of fluids. This is true as the body’s healing process can leave it dehydrated. Drinking fluids during sickness can help ease symptoms and help the body fight more. However, what sources those fluids are coming from is important. Below are some guidelines
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Five Factors That Can Predict Heart Health

Five Factors That Can Predict Heart Health

Cardiovascular disease is one of the most pervasive health issues today. Millions of people have or are at risk for developing it. Being able to predict the chances of developing it can make a difference. Currently, most methods require medical testing, which can be costly to patients. However, a recent study shows that examining five
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