The Top 5 Health Issues You’re Not Thinking About

Find out which health issues you should be paying closer attention to.

Don’t Ignore GERD

Over time, health issues can start to pile up. If you don’t keep tabs on your health, it can be easy to fall behind and wind up in an unhealthy or even dangerous situation. Find out which health issues you might have been neglecting.

Blood Pressure

We tend to think of high blood pressure and heart disease as a man’s issue, but heart disease is also the number-one killer of women in the U.S. The problem is that blood pressure is a silent disease that only shows itself when it destroys other organs. Fortunately, measuring your blood pressure is easy to do and should be easy to slot into your doctor’s appointment. If you don’t know what your blood pressure is or haven’t had it tested in the last year, it’s time to make an appointment to have it checked.

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