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Heart Arrhythmias / (En Español)

A heart arrhythmia is an abnormal heart beat or rhythm. With proper care and treatment, heart arrhythmias can be controlled. #Patient-Education #Disorders-Diagnosis ​​

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Grapefruit Juice and Medicine  / (En Español)

Grapefruit juice and fresh grapefruit can have many health benefits due to the high concentrations of vitamins and minerals, such as vitamin C and potassium. However, it can also have serious interactions with certain medications #Patient-Education #Awareness ​​

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Gastroespohageal Reflux Disease (GERD) / (En Español)

GERD is a chronic digestive disease that occurs when stomach acid or, occasionally, bile flows back (refluxes) into your food pipe (esophagus). The backwash of acid irritates the lining of your esophagus and causes GERD signs and symptoms. Find out who is at risk and how it is treated. ...

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Gastritis / (En Español)

Gastritis is the swelling and inflammation of the stomach lining. Typically, a bacterium causes this irritation. Some cases lead to stomach ulcers, but most can be controlled and treated. Find out who is at risk and how it can be treated. #Patient-Education #Disorders-Diagnosis ​​

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) / (En Español)

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a lung disease that causes your breathing to deteriorate over time. Learn who is at risk and how it is treated. #Patient-Education #Disorders-Diagnosis ​​

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Why Should I Exercise?

Exercise is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Learn the benefits of exercising and how it can improve your lifestyle. #Patient-Education #General ​​​​

WhyShouldIExercise-MedlineU.pdf


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When to Use the Call Light

The call button provides the following benefits to patients. Learn when to use the call light for a safer stay. #Patient-Education #Healthcare-Facilities ​​

WhenToUseTheCallLight-MedlineU.pdf


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What You Should Know About Being on a Ventilator

Although being on a ventilator might seem scary and complicated, this information will explain how they work and what to expect. #Patient-Education #Care ​​​

What to Know about being on a Ventilator2015 (1).PDF


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What to Expect with Aging

While the process of aging is inevitable, there are things everyone can do to help stay healthy, active, and feeling younger for longer. #Patient-Education #General ​​

What to Expect with Aging.PDF


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What to Expect When You Go to the Hospital or Doctor's Office

Going to the hospital or to a doctor’s office can be a frightening, stressful, or even an intimidating experience. Learn tips on how you can be both mentally and physically prepared for any type of health‐related visit. #Patient-Education #Healthcare-Facilities ​​

WhatToExpectHospital-MedlineU.pdf