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JAMHI announces Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration Grant Award coordinator."We have long known that people with serious mental illness experience a higher incidence of diabetes, hypertension, obesity, high cholesterol and other health problems than do others, and now we have an opportunity to turn the tide...
Empire Readers' Council: Don't mess with Daylight Saving Time

...Monday after DST started. These people were already vulnerable to heart disease due to risk factors such as obesity and hypertension. While the study found an association between the Daylight Saving Time changeover and more heart attack admissions immediately...
Nicole Denise Richert

...her various cars and trucks.On August 21, 2014 she succumbed to heart failure due to complications of pulmonary artery hypertension (diagnosed in 2012) at Anchorage Native Medical Center with family at her side. Nicole was preceded in death by her father...
SEARHC offers free WELL-Balanced class in Sitka

...physical strength, and gain confidence about managing the risk of falling. Tools to help manage diabetes, arthritis and hypertension also are included. Falling is the most common and serious risk facing Native elders. The fear of falling can cause elders...
Heart-lung recipient returns to Alaska

...suffered from a rare blood vessel disorder: primary pulmonary hypertension. It results in continuous high blood pressure in the vessel...Dr. Bert Groves, who was delivering a paper on pulmonary hypertension to a cardiology convention at the hotel. Groves took Doug...
Neighbors Digest

...forgetfulness, panic attacks, menopause, PMS, diabetes, ADHS, irritability, trouble sleeping, mood swings, depression, hypertension, trouble concentrating or chronic illness or conditions. A weekend class, "Vitality-Healing with your Natural Energy...
Outside editorial: Aging gracefully

...are associated with longevity. They also found 19 genetic "signatures" that could predict diseases such as dementia or hypertension. They hope to post an online test that will help people assess whether they are genetically blessed, or not. Which brings...
Medical assistance money is essential

...for someone receiving chemotherapy, or who is terminally ill, or who has diabetes, seizure disorders, mental illness or hypertension. It will pay for medications for these conditions. But it can only be used by people who have no other resources, such...

...with abnormal blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar levels which are known to cause health problems like diabetes, hypertension and heart problems. The HRA consists of several simple procedures: an anonymous questionnaire, blood pressure, finger...
Back in the Swing

...important. "You have to listen to your body." His doctor told him that living with multiple myeloma could be like living with hypertension or diabetes, which require regular treatment. He isn't sure what that treatment will be. "With cancer, we just don't...


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