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April is Foot Health Awareness Month

By on Apr 14, 2016 in Events & News |

The American Podiatric Medical Association has reported that more than half of Americans say foot pain restricts them from walking and exercising regularly.  The season for more outdoor activity is approaching, and many of the activities that we enjoy rely on our feet.  For the sake of our mobility and overall health, it is important to take care of our feet when...

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Is Organic more Nutritious?

By on Mar 25, 2016 in Events & News |

Recent evidence from analysis of over 200 studies shows that organic foods are packed with more beneficial compounds, such as omega-3 fatty acids, plant flavanols, and antioxidants.  These micronutrients are important in protecting the body against disease.  Are you informed enough to make the right decision for your family at the grocery store?  Take a minute to...

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Daylight Savings Time is Around the Corner! These Tips May Make the Transition Easier

By on Mar 9, 2016 in Events & News |

Daylight Savings Time is just around the corner, falling on Sunday, March 13 this year.  We will be losing an hour of sleep when we “spring forward.” Do yourself a favor by getting to bed earlier and drinking more water this weekend and afterwards so that you aren’t the one suffering.  Read more tips to deal with Daylight Savings Time here:...

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Do Your Part to Prevent Disease During Colon Cancer Awareness Month!

By on Feb 26, 2016 in Events & News |

Colon Cancer Awareness Month is in March. With March right around the corner, we honor those who have battled colon cancer, as well as those who have united to beat this disease.  We encourage you to increase awareness by attending a fundraising or education event, talking to friends and family about getting screened, and by wearing blue on Friday, March 4, 2016,...

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Come Join Dr. Sweet for a Fireside Chat!

By on Feb 16, 2016 in Events & News |

Come Join Dr. Sweet for a Fireside Chat on Monday, February 29 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.! In recognition of Colon Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Gary Sweet will be talking about colon cancer awareness and how a screening can save your life or the ones you love.  The Fireside Chat will be hosted here at Pine Ridge Surgery Center.  Warm drinks and sweets will be...

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