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CONSEQUENCES of High Blood Pressure: Know yourself

What keeps you from keeping up with your medicines? Eating healthy? Losing weight? Be aware of your barriers to better health and talk with your doctor about them. Your provider or clinic may have suggestions or know programs that can help. Once your treatment program becomes routine, maintaining a lower blood pressure is easier. Remind …

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Five Technology Trends Helping Advance Senior Care

Technology is helping shape the future of health care. In recognition of National Health IT Week, September 26–30,QIO News is sharing five top technology trends in improving the quality of health for older adults.  Telehealth and E-Visits Telehealth is part of the movement to supplement appointments at hospitals and clinics with virtual check-ups and patient …

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