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Oral Hygiene is Key to Heart Health

February 23, 2017

We all do things to try and prevent heart disease, right? Maintaining a healthy diet and getting exercise are no-brainers, but did you know there is something else simple you could do to maintain your heart health? Good oral hygiene can actually have an impact on the health of your heart. It’s no secret that […]

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Heart Health Advice: Why is it Confusing?

January 31, 2017

The information we have on preventing heart disease is boundless, yet it still responsible for one in every four deaths. How can this be? Despite having abundant information, our guidelines for using that information is quite inconsistent. For example, the risk factors for someone who hasn’t already had a heart attack are diverse, making it […]

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Young Swimmer Survives After Not Taking Breath for 25 Minutes

September 19, 2016

An eleven-year-old at a swimming lesson was recently saved by class lifeguards, who noticed the boy had fallen unconscious and rescued him from the water. Cade Ewington had suffered cardiac arrest, leaving him face down in the water. After being pulled to safety, paramedics had difficulty restarting his heart and Cade actually didn’t take a […]

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