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DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS

DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS

🕔09:10, 24.Feb 2012

  Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a disorder that many people have not heard about, and few people realize how serious it is. If not successfully treated complications can develop that can be life -threatening.   What Is Deep Vein

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ABDOMINAL (BELLY) FAT

ABDOMINAL (BELLY) FAT

🕔09:37, 17.Feb 2012

Obesity is reaching epidemic levels in most countries includingAnguilla. The consequences of obesity are varied and serious. Some are even life threatening. Most experts now agree that new and bold strategies are needed to address the obesity problem. Much research

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FOOD AND YOUR HEART

FOOD AND YOUR HEART

🕔11:06, 10.Feb 2012

  The month of February is usually used in many countries to focus on the heart and disorders of the heart. Many residents ofAnguillacontinue to die from disorders of the heart. Unfortunately, heart disease is often silent, hidden and misunderstood.

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Ask Your Doctor: Varicose Veins in the leg by Dr. Brett Hodge

Ask Your Doctor: Varicose Veins in the leg by Dr. Brett Hodge

🕔10:42, 3.Feb 2012

  Many residents ofAnguillasuffer from varicose veins of the legs, and sometimes the associated symptoms can cause much discomfort if not correctly treated. For some people, the veins can be a cosmetic nuisance, but for others they can cause much

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Ask Your Doctor: UTERINE FIBROIDS by Dr. Brett Hodge

Ask Your Doctor: UTERINE FIBROIDS by Dr. Brett Hodge

🕔10:10, 30.Jan 2012

Many women inAnguillaare affected by uterine fibroids. While some might not be aware of their disorder and might not have any symptoms, many others have severe symptoms that severely affect the quality of their lives. The emotional effects of fibroids

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Ask Your Doctor: Back To School Illnesses

Ask Your Doctor: Back To School Illnesses

🕔10:20, 2.Sep 2011

As the vast majority of school children in Anguilla return to school, many health professions tend to see an increase in a number of illnesses such as coughs, colds, diarrhoea, eye infections and sore throats or strep throats.There are a

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Dengue Fever

Dengue Fever

🕔11:36, 29.Aug 2011

Mosquito-borne Dengue Fever is reaching epidemic stages across the Caribbean, with dozens of deaths reported and health authorities are concerned it could get worse. The recent rains in Anguilla will increase the risk of a dengue outbreak on the island.

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Asthma in Children

Asthma in Children

🕔10:08, 19.Aug 2011

There is growing evidence that the number of children in Anguilla affected by asthma is on the increase. Asthma in children is a leading cause of emergency room visits, hospitalizations and missed school days. Childhood asthma must be taken seriously

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Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive Heart Failure

🕔10:24, 15.Aug 2011

  Heart disease is a leading cause of death and illness in many residents of Anguilla, and many of these individuals often suffer from heart failure also known as congestive heart failure.   What Is Heart Failure? Heart failure does

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