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What You Need to Know About Melanoma by Jenna Visintine

By at June 1, 2015 | 10:41 am | 0 Comment

About one hundred and twenty thousand of new melanoma cases are diagnosed each year. It is the most severe type of skin cancer. It causes the most deaths out of all the skin cancers because is it possible for it to spread to other parts of the body. It can also be found anywhere on the body, but more commonly on the parts of the skin that is exposed to the sun more often. more...

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My Experience with V-Tach (Ventricular Tachycardia) by Nick Tarnawczyk

By at May 31, 2015 | 7:12 am | 0 Comment

Ventricular Tachycardia or Vtach for short is a condition that occurs in one's heart specifically in the lower ventricles. It is when a person happens to have either an irregular fast heartbeat, and can lead to an extra beat which leads to more complications. This condition can occur anytime during one's life whether you are young or old. The causes of someone getting a more...

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The Harsh Reality of Heart Disease in Women By Kelcey Rankin

By at May 30, 2015 | 6:08 am | 0 Comment

Most of us think that men are at a greater risk to develop heart disease than women, but the truth is, more women than men die of heart disease each year.  One of the reasons for this phenomenon is that the symptoms are different for women than they are for men.  Women tend to deal with stress a lot differently then men. With stress comes depressed immune systems which more...

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What is Down Syndrome by Sabrina Hassan

By at May 28, 2015 | 9:14 am | 0 Comment

Down Syndrome is a genetic disorder which occurs when there is a full or extra copy of chromosome 21. Typically, the nucleus which stores genetic material contains 23 pairs of chromosomes, accounting for a total of 46 chromosomes that help shape the genetic make up of an individual; however, an individual with Down Syndrome will have a total of 47 chromosomes, or the more...

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What is Systolic and Diastolic Blood Pressure by Inayatullah Shaheen

By at May 26, 2015 | 5:15 am | 2 Comments

Hypertension or high blood pressure is a serious condition that leads to so many disease.  Disease such as heart failure, stroke, kidney failure, and other health problems. Blood pressure, or hypertension is a force blood pushing against the wall of the arteries as heart pumps blood. If the blood pressure raise and stay at high level, it will cause problems in your body more...

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