Taking irregular heartbeats seriously

What happens if you heart doesn’t beat at a normal pace? Arrhythmia poses a lot of problems, and one of the most common types of arrhythmia is atrial fibrillation (AFib), which an estimated 2.7- to 6.1 million people in the United States live with, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Opiods: Testing for addiction

In America, 75 percent of heroin addicts got their start with a prescription opiate. Opioids are the primary cause of overdose deaths in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). According to the American Society of Addiction Medicine there were, “20,101 overdose deaths related to prescription pain relievers, and

Another Look At Breast Cancer

“First, do no harm” is a guiding principle for physicians emphasizing that the patient’s well-being is the primary consideration. One physician who personifies that principle and has been helping men and women with breast health concerns and diagnoses for 30-years is Dr. Robin Shermis of the ProMedica Breast Care Center (located in the Harris McIntosh

Eating Nuts Cracks Disease Risk

A handful of nuts a day slashes the risk of heart disease, cancer, diabetes and other diseases according to scientists worldwide who continue to research the link between health and nut consumption.. In 2016, researchers from the UK and Norway published an article, “Nut consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease, total cancer, all-cause and cause-