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HealthwoRx

Dear Subscriber,
This month's newsletter discusses your daily calorie needs for weight loss and a new MRI test that can possibly predict Alzheimer's disease. We also feature an article on the warning signs of a heart attack and steps for possible prevention.
-Brian Polner, M.D., CEO/President

Daily Calorie Needs and Weight Loss
The number of calories you need each day depends on many factors, including your height, weight, and age. Gender and activity level also affect the number of calories your body needs to maintain its current weight. Knowing how many calories you need on a daily basis can help you design an effective weight-loss program.
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Can an MRI Predict Who Will Get Alzheimer's Disease?

Can imaging scans of the brain predict who will go on to get Alzheimer’s disease? There’s a condition called mild cognitive impairment where a person has mild memory impairment and difficulty processing information, but they’re still able to function appropriately. They may seem relatively normal but a little more confused and forgetful. The problem is more than half of all people with mild cognitive impairment go on to develop full-blown dementia. But which ones?
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Heart Attack Signs and a Prevention Plan

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), heart disease is the number one killer in the United States. Reported in 2010, the estimated number of those who suffered a heart attack for the first time was 785,000 people and 470,000 for those who have had recurring heart attacks each year. About half of the deaths caused from heart attacks happen before a person reaches emergency help at a hospital.
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Free Wireless Internet Access
HealthwoRx™ now provides free, wireless WiFi Internet access in each of our offices.

Online Patient Survey
We've launched our very first online patient survey. Instantly tell us your thoughts regarding our practice and doctors.
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Research Trials & Studies
HealthwoRx™ is accepting applicants for select clinical trials. A clinical trial is a research study that follows a protocol designed for improvements in treating current diseases.

Common Questions About Trials...
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September Vitamin Sale

For a limited time, HealthwoRx™ is offering a vitamin discount in all our offices. Print this coupon for details and take it to any office to redeem. Offer expires September 30, 2011. Not valid for online purchases.

Varicose Vein Therapy
Unsightly varicose veins are a source of pain and embarrassment for many men and women. Dr. Cohen treats them using a fast, preferred laser technique right in our offices. Call 954.983-8910 to find out more or schedule a review.

Thank you for being a loyal HealthwoRx™ patient. This monthly health newsletter was sent by your physician and feedback is always welcome. Feel free to contact us.

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Miramar, FL. 33025

Our telephone is:
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