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Shoulder Pain: What Is Causing It?

Shoulder Pain: What Is Causing It?

Learn more about the ins and outs of shoulder pain. Think of your shoulders as machines. All of the parts have to work together in harmony. The structure of the shoulder consists of three bones held in place by tendons, …

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Easy Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

Easy Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

Lowering your blood pressure can sometimes be as easy as 1, 2, 3. Is your blood pressure higher than your doctor would like it to be? High blood pressure puts you at an increased risk for heart disease, heart attack and stroke. …

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Top Five Ways To Prevent Heart Disease

Top Five Ways To Prevent Heart Disease

There are several things you can do to actively help prevent heart disease. Worried about your heart health and want to take action? Even if you don’t think anything is wrong, it is never too soon to think about the …

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Top Signs Your Chest Pain Is Serious

Top Signs Your Chest Pain Is Serious

Knowing the signs that signify when chest pain is serious can help save your life. Not sure if the pain in your chest is simply a side effect of something you ate or if it's a sign of a serious …

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A-fib Q&A with Medical Center of McKinney Cardiac Electrophysiologist Dale Yoo, MD

A-fib Q&A with Medical Center of McKinney Cardiac Electrophysiologist Dale Yoo, MD

Medical Center of McKinney Cardiac Electrophysiologist Dale Yoo, MD, Answers Questions on Atrial Fibrillation Q: What is A-fib? A: Atrial fibrillation, or A-fib for short, is the most common irregular heart rhythm that originates in the atrium, or top chamber …

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Women & Heart Attacks

Women & Heart Attacks

February is American Heart Month. Understanding heart ailments and how to prevent them is critical to good health. According to the CDC, coronary artery disease is the most common type of heart disease, and is the leading cause of death …

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