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How to Use an AED | CPR Tampa’s Palm Harbor Location

By at April 19, 2015 | 2:46 pm | 0 Comment

Here is a great video demonstrating how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). AED machines can be used by individuals who don't necessarily have a medical background. It is a good idea for all stores and public places to have one on hand in case of an emergency. It is even smart for seniors to have one in their home. The correct use can save a life. Enjoy more...

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What is Atrial Fibrillation by Madison Baysinger

By at April 15, 2015 | 1:38 pm | 0 Comment

Atrial fibrillation (also known as AFib) is a condition where the heart’s atria beat out of sync with the ventricles because of an issue with the heart’s electrical system. This irregular beat can cause blood to pool in one or both of the atria, which increases the risk of a clot forming. These clots can cause serious issues such as strokes, heart failure, and other more...

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Signs, Symptoms and Treatment of Ovarian Cysts by Lauren VonOehsen

By at April 13, 2015 | 7:29 pm | 0 Comment

Ovarian Cysts are fluid-filled sacs found within or on the surface of a woman’s ovary. Women have two ovaries and are about the size of an almond; however, the size of an ovarian cyst ranges greatly. Smaller cysts are the size of a grape, medium cysts are the size of a golf ball, and anything larger is categorized as a large cyst, some can even be ten plus pounds. Some more...

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Does Race and Gender Affect Osteoporosis by Ngohile Yakubu

By at April 13, 2015 | 7:23 pm | 0 Comment

The bone is a tissue comprising of collagen and calcium. Collagen which is the protein, responsible for the strength and flexibility of the bone combines with calcium, the hard component of the bone to form a strong yet flexible structure capable of withstanding stress and pressure exerted on it. During the life time of an individual, the bone is continuously being more...

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Stereotactic Biopsies in Detecting Breast Cancer by Angela Lindner

By at April 13, 2015 | 7:16 pm | 0 Comment

In 2014, over 2.8 million women in the United States alone had record of a history of breast cancer, and a further 295,240 are estimated to be diagnosed this year. If that cancer is discovered at an early enough stage, the patient has a better chance of surviving. There are a number of medical procedures that can be used to help detect cancer and cancerous growths, such more...

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