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We need to act for the sake of the children

...increased risk of obesity as an adult, resulting in cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, orthopedic...overweight, which is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Unfortunately, we cannot dismiss these grave...
Dr. Pavitt's Weekly Tip for Permanent Fat Loss

...stored predominantly on the abdomen. This is of course unsightly, but more importantly is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. If you choose to drink alcohol, it's important to drink in moderation enough that the pleasure you derive...
Joyful movement makes physical activity possible for all

...regular physical activity plays an important role in reducing the risk of chronic conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and osteoporosis. Nevertheless, joyful movement activities need not be expensive ventures. The library offers a wide variety...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...risk of lung disease. The ads will not claim that Eclipse is any less likely than other cigarettes to cause cardiovascular disease or pregnancy complications, two major health problems associated with smoking, because the data for those areas...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...drugs exacerbated dramatically the numbers and severity of cases of cancer, respiratory distress, AIDS and cardiovascular disease. There is evidence that drug addicts commit 100 crimes a year. Addictions tear apart families and ruin lives...
Neighbors mailbox

...painting an apartment. He was 60. The medical examiner determined that cause of death was due to arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease, a condition no one knew Robin had. Well known for his building maintenance and painting skills, Robin Stevens...
At SEARHC, wise women learning healthier lifestyle

...disease known as atriofibrillation. Though she had heart trouble as a child, she was shocked to learn that cardiovascular disease could affect a woman her age. She found out the hard way about the often-overlooked dangers of heart disease...
Five-year study tracks links between Native lifestyle, health

...American Indians. Some of the diseases tracked by the national research project include cancer, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, strokes, and chronic lung and respiratory diseases. Native wellness study Open house When : noon to 6 p...
Living with Type 1 diabetes

...blindness, heart attack, stroke, lots of things like that," she said. "Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to cardiovascular disease (coronary heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke), blindness, limb amputation, kidney failure and...
Outside editorial: Effective health care begins in the home

...Association this spring delineated how excessive weight gain in the first three months of life is associated with cardiovascular disease and Type 2 diabetes in early adulthood. Yet, for many reasons, exclusive breast-feeding, which often prevents...


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