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Living with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)

According to the American Heart Association, AFib is the most common type of irregular heart rhythm, which can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure, and other heart-related complications. Many individuals are unaware that AFib is a serious condition, even though untreated atrial fibrillation doubles the risk of heart-related deaths and is associated with a five-fold increased risk for stroke.

May 10th, 2019|Categories: Body|Tags: , , |

Easing the Discomfort of Arthritis

May is National Arthritis Month, a time when we recognize a disease that impacts more than 50 million Americans, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. While there are different types of arthritis, the most common is osteoarthritis, or osteoarthrosis, a degenerative joint disease which is diagnosed more frequently in women and older adults.

May 10th, 2019|Categories: Body|Tags: , , |

Alcohol Awareness, Spotting the Warning Signs of a Problem

It’s been reported that nearly 90,000 people die every year from alcohol-related deaths. This month, we take the opportunity to raise public awareness about the use of alcohol and how it may be affecting individuals, families, businesses, and communities.

As We Age – The Importance of Choosing the Right Health Care Providers

Whether you are a caregiver of an aging loved one or seeking care for yourself, Care New England has the resources to provide you the specialized care you need.

February 13th, 2019|Categories: Body, Family|Tags: , , , , , |