Healthy heart valves are essential for maintaining flow of blood through heart. Human heart comprises of four valves namely – pulmonary valve, mitral valve, tricuspid valve, and aortic valve. All of these are accountable for efficiently regulating flow of blood in appropriate direction. Any defect or disorder in heart valves may negatively impact the normal functioning of heart and result in life-threatening medical condition. In such instances, a heart valve surgery may prove to be highly…Continue
Added by Kimmie Rollison on June 29, 2017 at 12:49am — No Comments
** A three-day weekend is directly followed by an entire week of not knowing what the hell day it is.
** The shortest weeks often seem like the longest.…
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I started this blog several weeks ago to talk to other moms about my journey to become green. My hope was to share information and maybe inspire others. Being healthy, taking care of the planet and giving back are all very important to me and that’s why I typically post on my blog daily.
On a normal day, I am up at 5:45 AM. By 8:30 AM, I have gotten my son up, made sure he was ready for the day, cooked him breakfast and driven him to school. The beds are made, sinks and toilets…Continue
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Would you recognize the signs of a heart attack in yourself or a loved one? I thought I knew all of the signs and found out I was wrong. Earlier this year Dr. D's mother died very unexpectedly of a heart attack. I became motivated to educate myself as much as possible about heart disease which is the number one killer of women in the United States. I'm very passionate now…Continue
A Warning Sign Isn't Enough.
I started to write a post about dogs. Or, a dog breed in particular. But as I was going along I realized that the only outcome of my post would be a debate, and no matter what anyone tells me will I ever be swayed to believe that this particular breed of dog is safe. Never. Ever. Nuh uh. Here's what provoked my post:
Our little neighborhood paper printed a story about a pit bull that attacked a black Labrador, a leashed Labrador that was on a…
Added by Ann Harrison on April 18, 2011 at 1:27pm — No Comments
The week before Christmas, I noticed on a friend’s Facebook page that her husband had just suffered a massive heart attack over the weekend. My friend, Duchess Ocean Waves is one of my Ya-Yas, the small group of girlfriends I have know since elementary school. Immediately, I sent out a Ya-Ya alarm to rouse the troops. We all made calls, sent emails, left voicemails, and texted. The Duchess comes from a large extended family and she counts most people in her community as friends. We knew…Continue
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Until now, they didn't understand why.
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