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general healthcare

robot delivering medical news

As much as technology improves our lives, sometimes it is used in ways that we find unacceptable.  Following is a story posted on USA Today's website that highlights something we will never do - give you medical news via a robot. 

Both men and women commonly experience chest pain or discomfort during a heart attack.  However, women can experience a heart attack without chest pressure.  And, women are more likely than men to experience other common symptoms, such as back pain, jaw pain, shortness of breath, dizziness, and nausea and/or vomiting.  Even when these symptoms are subtle, get help immediately!

Argentine tango feet

It has been know for some time now that Argentine Tango dancing is a wonderful way to prevent alzheimer's disease and dementia.  Additionally, as of 2015 there is a study that indicates that it will also benefit Parkinson's patients. 

Immediately go to the ER if you have any of the follow signs or symptoms of a stroke, often referred to as F.A.S.T. 

Face drooping

Arm Weakness

Speech Difficulty

Time to Call 911

You only have 2 - 3 hours to prevent permanent damage, so do not hesitate to call 911 if you think there is any change you or someone you love is having a stroke.  

For more information, please read this article on the American Heart Association website:  https://www.heart.org/en/about-us/heart-attack-and-stroke-symptoms.