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There’s more to the heart than love

The phrase “the healing power of love” may sound like a line from a cheesy romantic novel, but did you know that there are many scientific studies clearly supporting this? Good relationships—be they romantic, platonic, or with a pet—play a part in supporting good health, especially when it comes to the health of the heart, by reducing the incidences of cardiovascular diseases and mortalities.

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Say Goodbye to Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids (aka piles) are quite common in adults over 20 years of age. This blog covers the symptoms, how it is diagnosed and treated as well how they can be prevented.

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The "change of life“: How to take care of yourself during menopause

Menopause is the transition every woman goes through at advancing age. Also called the ”change of life,“ but it does not need not limit life.

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Gastrointestinal endoscopy: an option to assess or monitor digestive diseases

A gastroscopy is an endoscopic procedure that examines the lining of the stomach to detect tissue abnormalities, amongst many other digestive diseases.

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If There’s a Will, There’s a Way: Battling Cancer with Your Willpower

In addition to being in the doctor’s good hands, the power of the mind can be an important factor in the battle against cancer. Having hope, together with the power of will and resilience can contribute to the success towards the road of recovery. 

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Genetic Testing for Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer is one of the most lethal cancers, often occurring without warning signs. Given its location deep in the abdomen, a physical exam might not be able to detect early disease, and the vast majority of patients present at a late stage called metastasis.

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Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) for Weight Loss

ESG is the latest weight loss technique that uses endoscopic suturing to shrink the stomach, and without surgery, results in no external scarring, minimal complications and a faster recovery

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Are you experiencing knee pain from playing sports? Let’s fix it through exercise

If you are living with knee pain and are too afraid to exercise because of it, we are here to help. This video will help you to reduce the pain, build muscle, strengthen your knees.

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