The Benefits Of A Preventive Scan

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Awareness and early detection of disease is a powerful resource. Preventive scans can give you information about what is going on inside your body before outward symptoms appear and can literally mean the difference between living and dying. These underlying diseases can lead to a weakened immune system and cause you to be more susceptible to other diseases. By knowing … Read More

How Chronic Stress Affects Your Health

Short-lived feelings of stress are a regular part of daily life. However, when these feelings become chronic, or long-lasting, they can severely impact a person’s health. What is Stress? Stress is a natural occurrence in your body. It alerts you of certain dangers and produces the fight or flight effect. It can also enhance your performance by releasing adrenal glands … Read More

What is your Heart Score?

What's your heart score

What Does Your Heart Score Say About Your Health Your heart score, also known as your coronary calcium score, can give great insight into your heart health and your chance of forming Coronary Artery Disease (CAD). Knowing your heart score can give you great insight into your personal health. Your score could also give you valuable tips on what your … Read More

8 Myths About Cancer

What causes cancer and what is just a myth? These days it can be difficult to tell the difference as nearly everything, from cell phones to foods, has someone telling you it causes extreme side effects like cancer. So how do you distinguish the difference? We have taken 8 of the top asked questions to help debunk popular cancer myths.   … Read More

8 Healthier Options at the Texas State Fair

State Fair of Texas

September in Texas brings football, fall, and the State Fair of Texas! Beginning September 24 it’s time to loosen your belt and dive into some state fair food that is deep-fried, covered in powdered sugar and served on a stick. Not to forget Corn Dogs, Funnel Cakes, chocolate-covered bacon, fried coffee, caramel apples, and fried tacos. However, all of these … Read More