Heart disease remains the top killer of both men and women in the United States. It accounts for more than 25% of all deaths in the U. S. (Medical News Today). But what is heart disease? Heart disease is a broad term used to refer to a variety of disorders of the cardiovascular system, including stroke, heart failure and many other ailments of the heart.
Understanding the importance of the heart: The heart is the "workhorse" of the entire human body. It is a muscular pump whose primary function Read more [...]
Diabetes is on the rise in the United States. A 2014 National Diabetes Report released by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) shows that 29.1 million Americans are affected by the disease, and 8.1 million of the of the 29 million go undiagnosed.
Many Ohioans are living and coping with diabetes. In fact, Ohio ranks eighth in the nation with 830K diabetes cases, according to the Central Ohio Diabetes Association.
It is extremely important to keep your diabetes under control to reduce Read more [...]