Tucson Local Media: Health


Wednesday 05/16/2012
Lifestyle needs for post menopausal women
Posted: May 16, 2012 - 9:35 am

As reported in the Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise, a moderate exercise program for 12 months reduces the levels of an inflammatory marker, the high sensitivity C-reactive protein or hsCRP, a well established risk factor for heart disease. It causes inflammation in the walls of arteries allowing cholesterol to build up and it can be ordered by any physician.

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Wednesday 04/11/2012
Pediatrics doctor joins OV Hospital
Posted: April 11, 2012 - 4:00 am

Dr.  Ana Tanase, board-certified in pediatrics, has recently relocated to Tucson, and joined Oro Valley Pediatrics where she will care for children newborn to age 18.

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Wednesday 12/28/2011
The Doctor is In: Cold or allergy? How to tell the difference
Posted: December 28, 2011 - 4:00 am

Sneezing, scratchy throat, runny nose—everyone knows the first signs of a cold, probably the most common illness known. Although the common cold is usually mild, with symptoms lasting from a couple of days to a couple of weeks, it is a leading cause of doctor visits and missed days from school and work in the United States.

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Wednesday 11/23/2011
Healthiest Town in America: Tips for good health
Posted: November 23, 2011 - 4:00 am

Whey protein is a naturally complete protein that contains all of the essential amino acids required in the daily diet. It improves body composition and is a rich source of branched chain amino acids, the type metabolized directly into muscle tissue and the first to be used during exercise.

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Wednesday 11/09/2011
Understanding juice and tooth decay
Posted: November 09, 2011 - 4:00 am

Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease of childhood. Finding ways to prevent tooth decay is important.

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