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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

Heart attacks can have all the drama of a made-for-TV-movie, but they aren’t always that obvious. Most heart attacks start with mild pain, and people often don’t understand what’s happening at first. Here are some of the signs: Chest discomfort that lasts more than a few minutes or happens more than once. You may feel [...]

June 30, 2014 Ashley Heart Health & Cholesterol, Men's Health Comments Off on Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

What You Need to Know About Low Testosterone

What You Need to Know About Low Testosterone

Low testosterone or low-T, is a common condition that can seriously affect your health and your life. About 39% of men over the age of 45 have low testosterone levels. The number of men affected increases with age, from 20% at age 60 to 50% of men over 80. Symptoms: Erectile dysfunction Loss of sexual [...]

June 27, 2014 Ashley Men's Health, Testosterone Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Low Testosterone

Wellness Wednesday 6-25-14

Wellness Wednesday 6-25-14

“Life is not merely being alive, but being well,” Marcus Valerius Martialis. A powerful quote about the balance of finding a healthy lifestyle. Take control of your personal, social and mental well-being. Go beyond the everyday motions of life. Commit to being well. Click here to learn more about HealthCheckUSA and how we can help [...]

June 25, 2014 Ashley Wellness Wednesday Comments Off on Wellness Wednesday 6-25-14

Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 50’s

Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 50’s

When you hit your 50’s, you may notice all kinds of changes taking place. It’s harder to read things close-up, you have less energy, and you may be more sensitive to certain foods. Some changes are inevitable effects of aging; others may be due to impending health issues or lifestyle issues you can change. You [...]

June 23, 2014 Ashley Health Screens, Men's Health Comments Off on Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 50’s

Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer

Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer

Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer While testicular cancer can develop in males of any age (including infants), almost half of all victims are between the ages of 20 and 34 Testicular cancer is rare. Your chances of getting it are about 1 in 270. Only 1 in 5,000 men die as a result of testicular [...]

June 20, 2014 Ashley Hormone Tests, Men's Health, Testicular, Testosterone Comments Off on Fast Facts about Testicular Cancer

Get the Facts about Thyroid Testing

Get the Facts about Thyroid Testing

At HealthCheckUSA we understand Thyroid Testing is critically important to your health. In fact, over 10 million Americans have Thyroid Disease, and 8 million of them are unaware of the condition. That’s why we are making it even easier to save money, by lowering our Thyroid Testing. Combine our lowered prices, with buying direct and [...]

June 19, 2014 Ashley Stop the Thyroid Madness tests, Thyroid Screens Comments Off on Get the Facts about Thyroid Testing

Wellness Wednesday 6-18-14

Wellness Wednesday 6-18-14

A powerful quote on the merits and relationship between our mind and body. Good health will result in more than just a strong body. It will also contribute to strong mental health. Get started on living your best with a healthy life today! Click here to learn more about HealthCheckUSA and how we can help [...]

June 18, 2014 Ashley Wellness Wednesday Comments Off on Wellness Wednesday 6-18-14

Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 40’s

Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 40’s

You’re approaching middle age – fast. You’re still in great health, but your risk factors go up as you age. Start with an annual physical exam with your general practitioner or family doctor that includes: Blood pressure Track height and weight Blood test for: cholesterol, diabetes, thyroid function, anemia and liver problems Depending on your [...]

June 16, 2014 Ashley Men's Health Comments Off on Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 40’s

Be a Healthy Dad this Father’s Day

Be a Healthy Dad this Father’s Day

You want to be around for a lot of Father’s Days to come, and the best way to ensure your health is to get out there and do some kid stuff! Take it outside. You’ll get plenty of heart-healthy exercise by playing with your kids, and your kids will benefit as well. While you’re lowering [...]

June 13, 2014 Ashley Men's Health Comments Off on Be a Healthy Dad this Father’s Day

Wellness Wednesday 6-11-14

Wellness Wednesday 6-11-14

“Health is not valued till sickness comes,” Thomas Fuller. For many of us it’s easy to quickly lose track of taking care of ourselves, until we have a problem. It’s human nature, but no matter how you choose your priorities in life, everyone is impacted by sickness. Make sure your health is among your highest [...]

June 11, 2014 Ashley Wellness Wednesday Comments Off on Wellness Wednesday 6-11-14