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Honoring National Blood Donor Month

Donating blood saves many lives and improves health for many people. According to the World Health Organization, “blood is the most precious gift that anyone can give to another person — the gift of life. A decision to donate your blood can save a life, or even several if your blood is separated into its…

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Happy Holidays !!!

May your holidays sparkle with moments of love, laughter, and goodwill, and may the year ahead be full of contentment and joy. Warmest wishes for a wonderful holiday!

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Happy Thanksgiving!

November is the time to be thankful, a time to remember and to embrace those who enrich our lives. Wishing you a harvest of blessings, good health, and good times. Happy Thanksgiving!

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Congress Calls For 50 Million Per Year To Increase Aging Services

Congress this week called for passage of a 50 million per year budget bill that will increase the number of geriatric health professionals.  The bill would help add more services and programs to support the increasing aging population in the United States. If passed, the Geriatrics Workforce Improvement Act (S. 2888), sponsored by Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME)…

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Crying Tears Are Really Very Good For Your Health

Crying is really for good for your health. Really. Tears aren’t just water. The liquid layers that make up tears are a lot more like saliva. There’s a lot swimming around in there, including oily lipids, metabolites, electrolytes, enzymes, and even hormones.  Without tears constantly hanging out around (and all over) your eyes, you wouldn’t be…

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Chest Pain On The Right Side: Should You Worry?

Chest pain on the left side of the body can indicate serious heart problems, such as a heart attack or other heart diseases. But, what about right side chest pain. Should we worry? Do we need to see a doctor?       Chest Pain: Right Side, Causes Right-sided chest pain can  indicate a variety of…

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