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When Should You Have a Stress Test?

Posted 10/9/2017 by UHBlog

When Should You Have a Stress Test?

Experiencing shortness of breath or chest pains? Get answers with a stress test.

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New Agreement Expands Patient Coverage Under Medical Mutual of Ohio Plan

Posted 9/28/2017 by UHBlog

New Agreement Expands Patient Coverage Under Medical Mutual of Ohio Plan

University Hospitals now welcomes Medical Mutual SuperMed members to all UH locations.

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Can Being an Armchair Quarterback Help Your Brain

Posted 9/26/2017 by UHBlog

Are You an Armchair Quarterback?

How to keep your brain in top shape.

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Are You at Risk for AFib

Posted 9/11/2017 by UHBlog

Are You at Risk for AFib?

Certain factors may increase your risk of developing abnormal heart rhythm.

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Is I-480 Hazardous to Your Health?

Posted 9/8/2017 by UHBlog

Is I-480 Hazardous to Your Health?

Your morning commute may be making you more than just car sick. Learn how to enjoy the drive.

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Are Edibles More Credible?

Posted 8/24/2017 by UHBlog

Are Edibles More Credible?

Edibles are becoming a popular alternative to smoking marijuana.

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Sniffing Out Sinus Surgery

Posted 8/23/2017 by UHBlog

Sniffing Out Sinus Surgery

Is sinus surgery an option for the millions of Americans affected by sinusitis?

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Dont Get Derailed by Kidney Stones

Posted 8/18/2017 by UHBlog

Don’t Get Derailed By Kidney Stones

What causes kidney stones, and how can you reduce your risk?

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I Have the Shakes

Posted 8/11/2017 by UHBlog

I Have the Shakes

Know these nine early warning signs of Parkinson’s disease.

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Aging Sperm Count

Posted 7/13/2017 by UHBlog

Aging Sperm Count

It's not just women who have to worry about their ticking reproductive clock – learn what men need to know about aging and sperm function.

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Free Weights vs. Machines

Posted 7/7/2017 by UHBlog

Free Weights vs. Machines

Are free weights exercises better than machines? Learn the pros and cons of both weight training methods.

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Cheating Cancer

Posted 7/6/2017 by UHBlog

Cheating Cancer

Cancer screening increases the chances of detecting certain cancers early.

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8 Stress-Busting Exercises You Can Do at Work

Posted 7/5/2017 by UHBlog

8 Stress-Busting Exercises You Can Do at Work

Follow these simple tips to help relieve your stress at work.

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Millennials and Colon Cancer

Posted 7/3/2017 by UHBlog

Millennials and Colon Cancer

A recent study shows that colorectal cancer is much more prevalent in millennials than previously thought. What are the signs, and what can you do to lower your risk?

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Standing Firm

Posted 6/20/2017 by UHBlog

Standing Firm

Occasional erectile dysfunction (ED) can be common, but ongoing ED could be a sign of mental or physical conditions, including cardiovascular problems. Learn more.

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Don’t Cross Your Heart

Posted 6/13/2017 by UHBlog

Don’t Cross Your Heart

Find out more about how online heart disease risk-assessment tools can be a starting point for better heart health.

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Cauliflower Power

Posted 6/5/2017 by UHBlog

Cauliflower Power

Check out these three recipes starring superfood cauliflower.

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ER, Urgent Care or Smartphone?

Posted 6/2/2017 by UHBlog

ER, Urgent Care or Smartphone?

Your choices for medical care extend beyond the doctor’s office. UH offers patient-centric health care options that work for you and around your schedule.

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Prostate 101

Posted 5/12/2017 by UHBlog

Prostate 101: Signs You Need a Prostate Exam

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men. Find out if you should get screened.

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Top 3 Grilled Vegetable Recipes

Posted 5/10/2017 by UHBlog

Top 3 Grilled Vegetable Recipes

You’ll want to break out the grill to try out these tasty veggie recipes.

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6 Reasons Fat-Blasting Workouts Work

Posted 5/9/2017 by UHBlog

6 Reasons Fat-Blasting Workouts Work

What is a fat-blasting workout, and is it right for you?

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Stroke 101: What Every Man Should Know About Strokes

Posted 5/5/2017 by UHBlog

Stroke 101: What Every Man Should Know About Strokes

Learn about your risk factors and the five warning signs of a stroke.

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9 Signs You May Have Sleep Apnea

Posted 4/28/2017 by UHBlog

9 Signs You May Have Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea affects 18 million Americans. Learn more about this common sleep disorder.

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Don’t Fear the Colonoscopy

Posted 4/18/2017 by UHBlog

Don't Fear the Colonoscopy

Educate yourself about what to expect…and why this test could save your life.

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“My Old Football Injury”: Keep Old Ailments at Bay

Posted 4/11/2017 by UHBlog

“My Old Football Injury”: Keep Old Ailments at Bay

Learn how to minimize the impact of old injuries.

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Gas Mask: What Your Flatulence Says about Your Health

Posted 4/7/2017 by UHBlog

What Your Flatulence Says about Your Health

While flatulence can be embarrassing, it’s usually just a sign of your digestive system at work.

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Why You Should Kick the Coffee and Soda Habit

Posted 3/30/2017 by UHBlog

Why You Should Kick the Coffee and Soda Habit

Limiting your consumption of coffee and sugary soda can be beneficial to your overall health and well-being.

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The Spring Cleaning Workout

Posted 3/28/2017 by UHBlog

The Spring Cleaning Workout

Turn everyday household chores into a workout.

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Taking Your Game to the Next Level

Posted 3/24/2017 by UHBlog

Taking Your Game to the Next Level

Keeping up with your training during the off-season can help get you to the top of your game.

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Vaccinations Aren’t Just for Kids

Posted 3/21/2017 by UHBlog

Vaccinations Aren't Just for Kids

It is important for older adults to get vaccines that can prevent them from developing serious illnesses..

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Eating for Your Sport

Posted 3/17/2017 by UHBlog

Eating for Your Sport

Make sure you’re giving yourself a competitive edge by choosing the right types of food.

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Men and Bariatric Surgery

Posted 3/16/2017 by UHBlog

Men and Bariatric Surgery

More men are turning to bariatric surgery to help them lose weight.

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5 Ways Exercise Can Help You Tame Diabetes

Posted 3/14/2017 by UHBlog

5 Ways Exercise Can Help You Tame Diabetes

If you have diabetes, help keep your blood sugar in check through regular exercise.

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Transitioning From the Treadmill to the Road

Posted 3/10/2017 by UHBlog

Transitioning From the Treadmill to the Road

The arrival of warmer weather is a good time to consider outdoor running.

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March Man-Ness

Posted 2/21/2017 by UHBlog

March Man-Ness

In the tournament of life, think of yourself as a player and your doctor – and follow this game plan for victory.

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Functional Training vs Traditional Strength Training

Posted 2/20/2017 by UHBlog

Functional Training vs. Traditional Strength Training

Adding functional training to your workout routine can enhance your athletic performance.

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What You Need to Know About Pneumonia

Posted 2/16/2017 by UHBlog

What You Need to Know About Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a potentially deadly infection of the lungs, and certain populations are more at risk.

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Why You Shouldn’t Sleep in the Same Bed as Your Partner

Posted 2/14/2017 by UHBlog

Why You Shouldn't Sleep in the Same Bed as Your Partner

If your partner’s snoring, tossing and turning, or other behaviors are preventing you from getting a good night’s sleep, it may be time to seek help.

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Foam Rolling for Athletes

Posted 2/13/2017 by UHBlog

Foam Rolling for Athletes

Foam rolling is a technique athletes can use to help release muscle knots and prevent injuries.

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Don't Get Stent Out of Shape

Posted 2/9/2017 by UHBlog

Don't Get Stent Out of Shape

UH is one of the first hospitals in the country to use a new kind of absorbable stent for treating heart disease patients.

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Simple Steps to Prevent Diabetes

Posted 2/7/2017 by UHBlog

Simple Steps to Prevent Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is on the rise among Americans, but there are some steps you can take to help prevent developing it.

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Easing into a New Fitness Routine

Posted 1/31/2017 by UHBlog

Easing into a New Fitness Routine

If you are trying to get back in shape after a period of not working out, the key is to be patient, methodical – and don’t overdo it.

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7 Things You Can Do to Lose 10 Pounds

Posted 1/30/2017 by UHBlog

7 Things You Can Do to Lose 10 Pounds

Setting realistic goals and holding yourself accountable are just a couple strategies for helping you lose weight and keep it off.

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Chilly vs. Chili: Eating for Cold Weather Exercise

Posted 1/27/2017 by UHBlog

Chilly vs. Chili: Eating for Cold Weather Exercise

Find out how to make sure your body is properly fueled for outdoor activities this winter.

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What Type of Athletes Are at Greater Risk for Heart Attacks

Posted 1/26/2017 by UHBlog

What Type of Athletes Are at Greater Risk for Heart Attacks?

While endurance sports do not bring on heart attacks in otherwise healthy people, certain categories of athletes may be more at risk.

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