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Woodholme encourages a healthy diet, exercise, and weight control as one aspect of maintaining heart health. The calculator provided on this page is for informational purposes only and is not intended take the place of one-on-one advice from your doctor. Please follow your personal physician’s recommendations if any advice found here conflicts with what your doctor has told you.
Yogurt and High Blood Pressure A study published in the American Journal of Hypertension suggests … [Read more...] about Can Yogurt Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease?
Please join us for a FREE presentation this Wednesday, March 7th, at 5:00 pm. Location is at … [Read more...] about Nutrition Presentation! Eat Smart for a Healthy Heart
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