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AUGUST 2012
Take Extra Care of Diabetes During Warm Weather
Weathering the summer season can be more challenging when you have diabetes. Whether you're spending time in the pool, on the golf course or just playing outdoors, read on for tips on managing diabetes in warm weather.
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How Much Do You Know About Children's Sports Safety?
Each year, 38 million children and teens take to the field, track, court or mat. A new national survey finds major misconceptions among parents and even coaches that may add to kids' risk for injury. Learn what you can do to keep your kids healthy and active.
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A New Low When It Comes to High Blood Pressure
Nearly one-third of American adults have prehypertension, a slightly elevated blood pressure that could put you at higher risk for heart attack and stroke. Is your blood pressure low enough?
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Work In a Gearless Workout
Learn how old-school strength-training exercises such as push-ups, sit-ups and squats can give you a well-rounded, free workout at any time or place.
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Protect Your Loved Ones From Whooping Cough
Cases of whooping cough are on the rise. Learn why vaccination is the best way to keep you and your family safe from this contagious disease.
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Recipe of the Month: Cherry Swirl Pudding
Take a break from the hot weather with this cool treat.
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Have Unsightly or Painful Veins?
Whether it's a long walk on the beach or simply wearing shorts on a warm summer day, varicose veins can make it difficult to enjoy the things you love. The Venus Vein Center offers the latest minimally invasive procedures to treat varicose and spider veins. Call 856-354-8346 to schedule your consultation.
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Tee Off at the 2012 Lourdes Golf Classic
Get into the swing and support Lourdes Health System at our annual Golf Classic on Monday, Oct. 1 at Tavistock Country Club in Haddonfield. Morning and afternoon tee times are available. Proceeds from the event will benefit Lourdes programs, including our military behavioral health unit, heart failure center and new hybrid operating room.
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