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Mammograms For Early Detection

Tammie Turley, RN Tammie Turley, RN September 27, 2018 0 Comments Family Medicine

Mammograms are an important breast cancer screening tool for women. The National Breast Cancer Foundation estimates over 200,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer each year. One in eight women either currently has or will develop breast cancer in her lifetime, and eight out of nine women diagnosed with breast cancer have no family […]

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Rock The Walk Week 1

Tiffany Tiffany September 21, 2018 0 Comments General Health

Hey everyone! Happy first week of the Rock the Walk Challenge. I hope you’re enjoying getting into the groove (or continuing your groove) with incorporating physical activity into your day, and dominating this challenge. Remember, making lifestyle changes takes time, and is a marathon and not a sprint! Week one’s educational topic is centered around […]

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Identifying Signs of Skin Cancer

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare September 20, 2018 0 Comments General Health

These days, just about everyone knows about the importance of protecting their skin from exposure to ultraviolet light to lower the risk of developing skin cancer. But how do you identify signs of skin cancer? And what symptoms should prompt a visit to your healthcare provider? Skin Cancer Risk Factors Knowing your skin cancer risk […]

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Is Prostate Cancer Screening Right for You?

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare September 6, 2018 0 Comments General Health

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men after skin cancer. Although prostate cancer can be serious, it is often treatable — especially when it is found early. The problem is that some men who have prostate cancer do not recognize the symptoms — or do not have any symptoms at all — […]

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