Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States. Fortunately, colon cancer is preventable thanks to advances in early detection. Learning colon cancer symptoms and risk factors can play an important role in helping you lower your risk of developing colorectal cancer. As […]
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Know the Risk Factors of Heart Disease
By Brian Long, M.D.
February is American Heart Month, often serving as a reminder of January’s well-intentioned New Year’s resolutions. As a cardiologist, I often address misconceptions about risk factors for heart disease, which claims more lives each year than cancer. Heart Disease Risk factors When it comes to heart health, one of the biggest mistakes patients make is […]