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American Heart Month | Keeping Your Cholesterol in Check

By: San Bernardino Pharmacy Manager Teresa Kelley February is American Heart Month, and having healthy cholesterol levels is an important part of having a healthy heart. So what is cholesterol and why is it important? Cholesterol is a waxy substance found in all of the cells of your body and in certain foods. Your body…

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Lifestyle Changes to be Heart-Healthy

By: Registered Dietitian Megan Hall Are you trying to live a heart-healthy lifestyle? You might be wondering if you take medicine for your heart if you still need to practice healthy habits. The answer is yes. Your lifestyle does matter – a lot. The American Heart Association stresses the impact of lifestyle changes to reduce the…

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My Lupus Diagnosis | Tanette Welsh’s Story

By: Oncology Patient Care Senior Lead Tanette Welsh October is Lupus Awareness Month. Research shows that two-thirds of the public knows little or nothing about lupus. In an effort to change that, I would like to share my story about being diagnosed and living with lupus. When I look back, it’s ironic that I ended…

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5 Foods for Heart Health

By: Megan Hall, Registered Dietitian Heart disease causes about one in every four deaths in the United States, making it the leading cause of death for both men and women. Medical conditions and lifestyle choices may put you at a higher risk for heart disease, including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking, diabetes, obesity, poor diet,…

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