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Heart Disease & Fried Food — Is there actually a correlation?

Did you know that with each additional 4 oz. serving of fried food the risk increases for cardiovascular events, such as a heart attack or a stroke? A recent analysis detailed the increased risk(s) of consuming a high fried diet, as opposed to one that illustrated fried food eaten in moderation. In fact “Compared with those who ate the least fried food, those who ate the most had a 37% increased risk of heart failure” (MNT). Many are quick to...

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Looking Past COVID-19

Upon COVID-19’s grand entrance into the United States, society has been forced to adapt to a variety of new standards. Those who thrive through social interaction are now forced to be homebodies, children are to participate in homeschooling activities and the elderly and immunocompromised are now complete shut-ins with little to no visitors. It’s difficult to stay positive during a time full of unprecedented chaos; in fact, many are struggling to do so. A study performed in the United Kingdom...

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Home Care Toledo OH - The Differences Between an STNA and an RN

The Differences Between an STNA and an RN

For patients, there may not seem to be much difference between the different nursing professionals that they encounter while they’re in the hospital or doctor’s office. But the different levels of nursing come with different responsibilities and they also require different types of training and testing for potential nurses. The Amount of Training Involved Training to become an STNA can feel intense, but that program is a lot shorter than the training program to become a Registered Nurse. For RN training,...

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Home Care Toledo OH - A Shining Employee

A Shining Employee

Home Care Toledo OH - A Shining Employee   At Med1Care we love to take any opportunity to brag on our employees! This is Stu, he is one of our Toledo PTAs’ and he is so loved by all of his patients. Stu has been practicing as a PTA since 2012. He studied for his Associates of Applied Science at North Central State University, then followed by his Bachelors at Bowling Green State University. He has experience in hospitals, rehabs, home...

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