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Traveling with Medications: How to Prepare

Discover a few secrets to simplifying traveling with medication. For some, the comforts of home...

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Am I Pregnant? When To Test

There are some common signs that might give you reason to schedule a pregnancy test. Wondering if...

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The Benefits of Occupational Therapy after Joint Replacement

Occupational therapy can foster a successful recovery after joint replacement surgery. Along with...

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Quick and Healthy Meal Ideas for the Work Week

Follow some simple strategies to make preparing quick and healthy meals during the busy work week...

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How to Start an Exercise Routine

Starting an exercise routine just might be easier than thinking of good excuses not to. Want to get...

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Baseball Pitching: How To Prevent Rotator Cuff Injury

Learn how baseball players can avoid a rotator cuff injury. Dr. Keith Meister, Medical Director of...

Top Tips for Joint Care

Take care of your joints now to ensure a future of strong bone and joint health that won’t slow...

What Is Your BMI?

What Is Your BMI?

Body mass index or BMI, as it is commonly known, is a measure of body fat, based on an individual’s height and weight. Medical professionals use BMI to screen patients for weight categories that may lead to health problems. This …

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Pneumonia Basics

Pneumonia Basics

Cough … fever … chills … shortness of breath. These could all be symptoms of pneumonia, an infection that attacks the lungs and can make you very ill. While the symptoms sound similar to the flu, pneumonia can be caused …

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Common Skin Cancer: Basal Cell and Squamous Cell

Common Skin Cancer: Basal Cell and Squamous Cell

Early detection is the best defense against skin cancer. Basal cell carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer and is responsible for 90% of all skin cancers. Basal cell carcinomas are slow-growing and rarely spread, or metastasize, to …

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Free Pregnancy Testing Center

Free Pregnancy Testing Center

If you think you may be pregnant, find out for sure. Medical Center Arlington is making it easier to plan for the future with our new free pregnancy testing center. Come in and take a free pregnancy test. You’ll get …

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Do You Need a Sleep Study?

Do You Need a Sleep Study?

Everyone has the occasional bad night’s sleep—the kind where you toss and turn or wake up feeling as though you had no rest at all. But for many Americans, sleep can be elusive on chronic basis. Health experts recommend getting …

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Stroke Knowledge Is Crucial

Stroke Knowledge Is Crucial

Sudden numbness in your leg … blurred vision … dizziness and a pounding headache. This is no time to take a wait-and-see approach to your health. These symptoms are indications that you may be having a stroke. When it comes …

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Diabetic Wound Care ABCs

Diabetic Wound Care ABCs

Diabetes affects the body in many ways. One complication that many diabetics face as they get older has to do with wound care. Vascular diseases and high blood sugar can reduce the body’s ability to fight off infection. Diabetes can …

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Avoiding Colds and the Flu This Winter

Avoiding Colds and the Flu This Winter

We’ve all had the feeling–the sudden sore throat, runny nose and chills. No one wants to be sick! Cold and flu viruses linger everywhere in January–on airplanes  and in shopping malls, as well as in your child’s school and your …

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Breast Cancer: What You Should Know

Breast Cancer: What You Should Know

It could be a suspicious shadow on a mammogram.  Or maybe you feel an odd lump on the side of your breast.  The thought goes through your mind: Is it cancer? While both of those findings are cause for concern, …

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Welcome to Medical Center of Arlington!

Welcome to Medical Center of Arlington!

At Medical Center of Arlington, we believe our patients deserve the very best when it comes to their health. We’re dedicated to providing excellent medical resources, and now we’ve taken that goal online! Welcome to our new blog. Here you’ll …

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