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Intensive Exercise Can Greatly Reduce Cancer Risk & Heart Disease

Feb 25, 2020 by Total Access Medical

Authors of a recent study have found that women who can exercise at a higher intensity during a heart stress test are less likely to die from heart disease, cancer, and other causes. These findings are similar to other research that look at the impact of fitness level on the risk of dying from these kinds of conditions.

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Heart Healthy Tips From Total Access Medical

Feb 19, 2020 by William Kirkpatrick

The Nation Goes Red in February, which is designated as American Heart Month, the nation comes together, igniting a wave of red from coast to coast. From landmarks to news anchors and neighborhoods to online communities; this annual groundswell unites millions of people for a common goal: the eradication of heart disease and stroke.

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How Diet, Exercise and a Healthy Diet Can Add Years To Your Life

Feb 11, 2020 by Total Access Medical

Recently, a published study has concluded that there are lifestyle factors that can increase your odds of reaching an older age without chronic health issues.

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New Cases of Coronavirus Reported in U.S.

Feb 04, 2020 by William Kirkpatrick

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have announced two new cases of novel coronavirus in the United States, bringing the total to five across four states.

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Dr. David Perkins Partners With Ortho Molecular Products

Feb 04, 2020 by Total Access Medical

There are many choices in the dietary supplement market — an overwhelming number of companies selling a dizzying array of products, all promising results. As a health care practitioner making recommendations to patients, doctors feel a responsibility to sort through those options and find the best products to support health. With the wide availability of nutritional supplements, it can be extremely challenging to pick a high quality product along with the proper dosage.

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Breast Cancer: A Healthy Lifestyle Makes a Difference

Jan 28, 2020 by Teresa A. Saris, MD

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What Are Signs Of Breast Cancer?

Jan 22, 2020 by Total Access Medical

A breast lump or mass is just one of the possible signs of breast cancer. Breast cancer can cause several additional changes to the skin on and around the breast.

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Dr. Teresa Saris Discusses Colorectal Cancer

Jan 14, 2020 by Total Access Medical

Dr. Teresa Saris of Total Access Medical answers questions regarding colorectal cancer. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University Medical School, Dr. Saris has been in practice and board certified in Internal Medicine since 1991. 

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Researchers Find Another Possible Risk Factor For Osteoporosis

Jan 14, 2020 by Total Access Medical

Osteoporosis is a condition characterized by impaired bone density, which causes them to become brittle and fragile. It affects millions of people around the world, and it is not possible to change some of the primary risk factors, such as aging. However, more and more environmental risk factors are coming to light, and air pollution appears to be one of them.

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Is Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Jan 07, 2020 by Total Access Medical

Carcinogens in drinking water could be the cause of more than 100,000 cases of cancer in the United States, according to a recent study.

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