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Do NOT Rely on AF Detect Smartphone App To Diagnose Atrial fibrillation

I’m writing this brief post as a warning to any individuals who have purchased the  smartphone app AF Detect (screen shot below from Apple app store.) It is not a reliable detector of atrial fibrillation (AF). 224 more words

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Cosmic Energy Fitness Studio Provides Support for a Stroke Survivor

By Deanna Cauthen

Strokes kill more than 130,000 people a year, according to facts obtained from the Center for Disease Control. A stroke, which is also called a brain attack, occurs when a clot blocks the blood supply to the brain or when a blood vessel in the brain bursts.  494 more words

Getting Smart With Osteoarthritis in the Elderly

Osteoarthritis is a deteriorating joint condition when the cartilage or cushion between joints breaks down leading to stiffness, discomfort, and inflammation. Studies show that this type of arthritis is progressive especially on fast pace if left untreated and about 27 million are gradually affected by the chronic condition of the joints… 428 more words

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Dealing with Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease will change your life forever, however it does not all have to be negative because there is always a silver lining to even the worst situations that we have to deal with. 320 more words

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Choosing A "Healthy" and "Natural" Snack: Kind Bars Versus Simple Stroke-Busting Nuts

The eternal fiancee’ of the skeptical cardiologist (EFOSC) deserves serious kudos for (among myriad other things) challenging his conventional ideas about heart-healthy food and serving as his dietary muse. 1,598 more words

Stroke in the Elderly: Prevention

Golden Arch Home Healthcare LLC specializes at providing homecare services in Redlands California and this includes caring for stroke patients. We know stroke is hard to cope with so we are here to assist you and care for you in your daily living. 404 more words

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Act F.A.S.T

A stroke is no joke. In the United States alone, someone has a stroke every 40 seconds; however, 80% of all strokes are preventable… 487 more words

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