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10 Amazing Heart Facts

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We don’t consciously think about our hearts but this tireless organ performs an amazing feat, consistently pumping about 100,000 times every day of our lives. Our hearts do such a good job that we don’t take notice– and that’s good. But no one should wait for something to go wrong when it comes to their […]

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Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Get an Annual EKG

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The heart is without a doubt one of the most important organs in our bodies, without it, we simply cannot survive. This incredible organ creates enough energy to drive a truck 20 miles every day, which in a lifetime is equivalent to driving to the moon and back! (1) Along with taking heart disease preventative […]

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What to Do During a Rough Flu Season

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The 2017-2018 flu season is shaping up to be one of the worst flu seasons in recent history. Cases across the country have skyrocketed and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) reports that 26 states have reported high activity levels of influenza-like illnesses. Texas is one of those states.   Preventing If you haven’t yet, […]

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6 Tips for Deep Cuts

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Deciding what to do about a wound can be a stressful experience. The medical professionals at America’s ER – Magnolia & Woodlands have a few guidelines to follow about when to seek help for a cut. Of course, you can seek help even if your cut or wound doesn’t fall into one of these categories. […]

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7 Myths About Children’s Fevers

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When your little ones are sick, you want to help them feel better as quickly as possible. Fevers often cause concern but there are a lot of myths about what fevers do and how they should be treated. Here are 7 things you should know about treating your child’s fever. Myth 1 MYTH: All fevers are bad for […]

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7 Common Myths about Cold and Flu Season

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You’ll be surprised to learn that most common knowledge about colds and flus is flat out wrong. Learn about these myths, and you’ll be better able to take the right course of action in the face of the flu and cold. Morphing Colds MYTH: A cold can turn into the flu. FACT: A cold is […]

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Childhood Obesity and How to Avoid It

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Childhood obesity is not only a widespread epidemic afflicting our nation’s youth, it is also creating a foundation for unhealthy eating and lifestyle habits with detrimental long-term outcomes for the health and physical well-being of both our children and the country as a whole. With our busy schedules and our kids’ endless after-school activities, often […]

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