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PAD Awareness Phoenix AZ

PAD Awareness

Are you unable to walk 1-2 blocks without resting?  Do you experience cramping in your calves, legs or buttocks after a short walk? These may be signs of peripheral arterial disease, which affects more than 3 million people per year.  This occurs when the blood vessels in the body become narrowed and limit the amount […]

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Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention

Every 1 second, an older adult falls. Every 20 minutes, an older adult dies from a fall in the US. This does not include all those who are injured. According to the CDC, 1 in 4 older adults report falling each year. It is Easy to Prevent Falls: Make sure paths are well lit, consider

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What Is An Ingrown Toenail

What Is An Ingrown Toenail

Ingrown toenails are a common nuisance but easy to treat. However, the potential of things going south during self-treatment is high, especially when they get infected. According to doctors, ingrown toenails are a common occurrence, with two in every ten people looking to get ingrown toenail treatment. But, what exactly is an ingrown toenail? Ingrown

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