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VIDEO: Weekend Warriors’ Sports Injuries

Sports injuries are the most common reason for doctor visits behind the common cold. The number of injuries among middle-aged weekend warriors has increased. Here are some tips to stay healthy.

03/11/2014

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VIDEO: Keeping Runners Healthy

The nice weather means people will lace up their sneakers and start their running routines. After a long winter, it’s important to do what you can to get off on the right foot and prevent injury.

03/11/2014

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VIDEO: Women’s Sports Injuries

Women face a different set of sports related injuries than men. Learn about these important differences and how you can prevent them.

03/11/2014

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Boston Hospital Testing Vaccine For Common ‘C. Diff’ Infection

Efforts are now underway in Boston to stop one of the most dangerous types of hospital infections, ‘C. Diff’.

WBZ-TV–02/18/2014

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To Be Or Not To Be… On Statins?

Newly released guidelines for the use of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs recently erupted into an unusual headline-grabbing dispute among heart care experts, leaving patients in a state of bewilderment.

01/07/2014

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The Troubled Heart: How Depression and Anxiety Impact Heart Disease

Everyone feels sad or anxious occasionally. But for some, depression and/or anxiety can be more extreme, affecting both psychological and physical health.

01/07/2014

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Looks Matter: The Signs Of Aging That Can Signal Heart Disease

As if getting older is not challenging enough, research points to certain signs of aging as a marker for higher risk of heart disease.

01/07/2014

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Top Five Foods For Prevention Of Heart Disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death among both men and women in the United States, but there are things you can do to prevent it from developing in the first place.

01/07/2014

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E-Cigarettes And Heart Health: An Aid To Quitting Or A Smoldering Risk?

Electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, are a hot item these days. Here are the drawbacks, possible benefits, and the final analysis.

01/07/2014

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How The Flu Affects The Heart

Getting the flu often just means a few days of feeling lousy, but for some, it can have dangerous effects on the heart.

01/07/2014

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