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  • Immunization

    Immunization

    Friday, August 2 2013 3:59 PM EDT2013-08-02 19:59:06 GMT
    One way you can keep your kids safe is by getting them vaccinated. The recommended immunization schedule has changed in the past few years. Talk to your children's doctor at their next appointment to
    One way you can keep your kids safe is by getting them vaccinated. The recommended immunization schedule has changed in the past few years. Talk to your children's doctor at their next appointment to
  • Chronic Swelling

    Chronic Swelling

    Friday, August 2 2013 3:56 PM EDT2013-08-02 19:56:27 GMT
    Chronic swelling could be lymphedema. Lymphedema is the accumulation of fluid in an arm, leg, head, or neck following surgery, radiation therapy, or chronic infection. Early detection and treatment can
    Chronic swelling could be lymphedema. Lymphedema is the accumulation of fluid in an arm, leg, head, or neck following surgery, radiation therapy, or chronic infection. Early detection and treatment can
  • Low Vision

    Low Vision

    Friday, August 2 2013 3:53 PM EDT2013-08-02 19:53:31 GMT
    If you are experiencing low vision due to a stroke, brain injury, macular degeneration, diabetic changes, cataracts, or glaucoma there are therapies available to help your vision improve. Learn more at
    If you are experiencing low vision due to a stroke, brain injury, macular degeneration, diabetic changes, cataracts, or glaucoma there are therapies available to help your vision improve. Learn more at
  • Parkinson's Disease

    Parkinson's Disease

    Friday, August 2 2013 3:50 PM EDT2013-08-02 19:50:41 GMT
    Those with Parkinson's Disease can find themselves moving slower during their day. There are now therapeutic approaches available to help those with this disease in their ability to communicate, perform
    Those with Parkinson's Disease can find themselves moving slower during their day. There are now therapeutic approaches available to help those with this disease in their ability to communicate, perform
  • Aquatherapy

    Aquatherapy

    Friday, August 2 2013 3:47 PM EDT2013-08-02 19:47:16 GMT
    Those with arthritis or lower back pain could benefit from aquatherapy. Aquatherapy uses low impact exercise in a warm pool with a physical therapist. Ask your doctor if this could be right for you. For
    Those with arthritis or lower back pain could benefit from aquatherapy. Aquatherapy uses low impact exercise in a warm pool with a physical therapist. Ask your doctor if this could be right for you. For
  • Bladder Control

    Bladder Control

    Friday, August 2 2013 3:43 PM EDT2013-08-02 19:43:42 GMT
    Frequent urges to use the restroom, leakage, and uncontrolled wetting are not normal. If you suffer from any of these problems contact your doctor about therapies for bladder control. For more information,
    Frequent urges to use the restroom, leakage, and uncontrolled wetting are not normal. If you suffer from any of these problems contact your doctor about therapies for bladder control. For more information,
  • Heart Murmurs

    Heart Murmurs

    Tuesday, October 16 2012 1:57 PM EDT2012-10-16 17:57:00 GMT
    Heart Murmurs can be lethal. If you have been diagnosed with a heart murmur, see a cardiologist immediately. Be sure to follow up every six months to a year. For more information, call the Health Access
    Heart Murmurs can be lethal. If you have been diagnosed with a heart murmur, see a cardiologist immediately. Be sure to follow up every six months to a year. For more information, call the Health Access
  • Skin Cancer

    Skin Cancer

    Monday, July 30 2012 4:24 PM EDT2012-07-30 20:24:42 GMT
    The number of people diagnosed with skin cancer is rising across the country and in Michigan. To protect yourself limit the amounts of excessive sun exposure and always wear a minimum of SPF 30 sunscreen.
    The number of people diagnosed with skin cancer is rising across the country and in Michigan. To protect yourself limit the amounts of excessive sun exposure and always wear a minimum of SPF 30 sunscreen.
  • Vertigo

    Vertigo

    Thursday, July 12 2012 12:21 PM EDT2012-07-12 16:21:39 GMT
    Vertigo is a type of dizziness. Those with vertigo feel movements such as spinning and in some cases have nausea and vomiting. This condition can indicate other health problems. If you are suffering from
    Vertigo is a type of dizziness. Those with vertigo feel movements such as spinning and in some cases have nausea and vomiting. This condition can indicate other health problems. If you are suffering from
  • Heart Disease

    Heart Disease

    Wednesday, June 6 2012 3:09 PM EDT2012-06-06 19:09:58 GMT
    Heart disease is the number one killer of women in America. If you are a woman and are experiencing sleep disturbances, anxiety, shortness of breath, fatigue, or things just don't feel right you should
    Heart disease is the number one killer of women in America. If you are a woman and are experiencing sleep disturbances, anxiety, shortness of breath, fatigue, or things just don't feel right you should
  • Sleep Apnea

    Sleep Apnea

    Wednesday, June 6 2012 3:08 PM EDT2012-06-06 19:08:42 GMT
    If you have trouble sleeping soundly through the night and find yourself exhausted throughout the day, you could be suffering from sleep apnea. If you snore, have been told you stop breathing at night,
    If you have trouble sleeping soundly through the night and find yourself exhausted throughout the day, you could be suffering from sleep apnea. If you snore, have been told you stop breathing at night,
  • Bariatric Surgery

    Bariatric Surgery

    Wednesday, June 6 2012 3:11 PM EDT2012-06-06 19:11:17 GMT
    If you are suffering from your weight and find it more difficult to do the activities of life or if you are developing weight related medical problems such as diabetes or high blood pressure then it is
    If you are suffering from your weight and find it more difficult to do the activities of life or if you are developing weight related medical problems such as diabetes or high blood pressure then it is

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