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Blog Posts in January, 2012

A Look at What Causes Stroke

Stroke is a life-threatening medical event that occurs when the brain’s blood supply is interrupted. Without the oxygen and nutrients supplied by adequate blood flow, brain cells suffer damage ...
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Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease - Causes and Symptoms

Dementia is the term used to describe a group of symptoms involving cognition. To be diagnosed with dementia, a patient must have a disturbance in memory and a decline in one or more cognitive domain ...
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Vote for Southern Hills as the BEST HOSPITAL in Las Vegas

UPDATE: The voting period for this story has ended. Link is no longer valid. We are excited that the Review-Journal newspaper is asking the community to vote on the Best Hospital in the Las Vegas ...
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Are You at Risk for Deep Vein Thrombosis?

Deep vein thrombosis, or DVT, is a serious medical condition in which a blood clot (thrombus) forms in a vein deep in the arm or leg. This clot can break loose of its vein and be carried through the ...
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Alzheimer's Association - 2011 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

Every 69 seconds, someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s is a slow, fatal disease of the brain that cannot be prevented, cured, or even slowed in ...
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Tai Chi

Wednesday, Jan. 18 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Education Room/First Floor Increase your fitness level and learn the benefits of Tai Chi. Sponsored by CareMore. Call 702.880.2700 to register. Light refreshments ...
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Learn More About Our Recent Blog Topics!

How can you stay safe in your home as you age? Can you benefit from water immersion birth? If you’re interested in more information on brainstem strokes, the causes of scoliosis, or any of our ...
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Yoga

Thursday, Jan. 12 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Education Room/First Floor Stretch off those holiday calories and join us for a yoga session. Sponsored by CareMore. Call 702.880.2700 to register. Light ...
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What is a Brainstem Stroke?

According to the National Stroke Association, someone suffers from a stroke every 40 seconds in the United States. While all strokes occur due to a lack of blood supply to the brain, there are ...
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