Convenient affordable, heart screenings and more are coming to neighborhoods across the Philadelphia region from South Jersey to Center City and across Delaware County, Chester County, Bucks County, and Montgomery County in Southeastern Pennsylvania.
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Wine is good for your heart, right? Using “natural” sea salt is better for you than regular table salt, right? Unfortunately, far too many Americans don’t know the correct answers to those questions. Moderate alcohol consumption is not bad for your heart, but regular heavy alcohol use – whether it’s wine, beer or any other more »
Ok, I admit it. I use the TV too much as a crutch to smooth the evening logistics with my kids. Yes, I love spending time with my daughters and would rather play or have family dance nights, but sometimes I’m just exhausted and want to sit quietly with a child snuggled on either side more »
In the rush of a busy life I often find that I forget the most basic things. Sometimes I’m out the door and heading to the train before I realize that in my rush to get the kids off to school and myself off to work I didn’t eat any breakfast. So I find reminders, more »
Body mass index (BMI), waist-to-hip ratio and waist size can help predict your risk of heart and other cardiovascular diseases, right? At least, that’s what you’ve heard from your doctor, who takes one look at your weight or your pear shape and lectures you about heart attacks and strokes. While being overweight, obese or having more »