Blog Archives

World Class Heart Care at The Medical Center of Plano

World Class Heart Care at The Medical Center of Plano

You may be in good shape. You could also have heart disease. If something’s wrong with your heart, you might not always know. Luckily, technology can help doctors detect heart disease long before symptoms show up. A coronary calcium score test, …

Category Categories: Cardiac Health, Main | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on World Class Heart Care at The Medical Center of Plano
Back-to-School Health Tips

Back-to-School Health Tips

Focus on health as you prepare your child for school in the fall. Getting ready for back to school time isn’t just about finding a great backpack or stocking up on school supplies. You also need to check in on …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Back-to-School Health Tips
The Benefits of Medical Nutrition Therapy

The Benefits of Medical Nutrition Therapy

Learn how working with a registered dietitian may be right for you.                                  Do you struggle to eat right? Do you have a condition such as diabetes or high blood pressure that …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on The Benefits of Medical Nutrition Therapy
Tips for Staying Fit and Safe During the Summer Months

Tips for Staying Fit and Safe During the Summer Months

As temperatures climb, stay safe and cool while working out this summer. During the summer, as temperatures climb, it’s important to be aware of how outside conditions can affect your health while working out. Learn how to stay fit and …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Tips for Staying Fit and Safe During the Summer Months
Five Unexpected Breast Cancer Symptoms

Five Unexpected Breast Cancer Symptoms

Be aware of these surprising signs of breast cancer. When most women consider breast cancer symptoms, they think of a lump in the breast. Women are taught to perform self examinations to look for lumps and tissue changes, and this …

Category Categories: Cancer Care | Tag Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Five Unexpected Breast Cancer Symptoms
Tips for Keeping Your New Year’s Resolution on Track

Tips for Keeping Your New Year’s Resolution on Track

Right around December 31, you were probably looking forward to the New Year and talking to your friends about the great resolutions and changes you were going to make in 2012. It has almost been a month since the year …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Tips for Keeping Your New Year’s Resolution on Track
7 Health Benefits of Walking

7 Health Benefits of Walking

Starting a workout routine can be a scary idea, especially if it involves joining a gym and learning how to maneuver fancy exercise equipment. However, there are simpler ways to make physical activity a regular part of your daily routine. …

Category Categories: How to be Healthy | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on 7 Health Benefits of Walking
Heart Attack: His vs. Hers

Heart Attack: His vs. Hers

Heart disease is one of the leading killers of both men and women. Although symptoms can be typical or atypical for both, there are some differences in the way women respond to heart attack, and some symptoms that are unique …

Category Categories: Cardiac Health | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Heart Attack: His vs. Hers
Breast Cancer Basics

Breast Cancer Basics

You probably hear the term “breast cancer” every day, whether it is on TV, the radio or in your doctor’s office. But many of us don’t know everything we should about it. Like the fact that 1 in 8 women …

Category Categories: Main | Tag Tags: , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Breast Cancer Basics
Endovascular Surgery: An Overview

Endovascular Surgery: An Overview

So your doctor has mentioned you might be a candidate for endovascular surgery. Perhaps you’ve not heard of this type of surgery before, but rest assured as it is not a new technique. In general, endovascular surgery (also referred to …

Category Categories: Main | Tag Tags: , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Endovascular Surgery: An Overview
Page 1 of 212