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Here are the top ten articles for the Geriatrics Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. Don't Let Glaucoma Steal Your Sight
Learn the risk factors for this common disease that can quietly cause blindness.
2. TIA - A Potential Stroke on the Horizon
TIA, or transient ischemic attack, is often an early warning sign that a stroke is coming soon. Learn more about how to recognize early signs.
3. Know Your Body Mass Index
Your body mass index should be a "vital statistic."
4. Hypothermia Can Be Deadly
Hypothe.rmia can creep up on you and be fatal. This article address some common causes and signs of this important conditions
5. Transient Global Amnesia
Transient Global Amnesia or TGA is an acute onset of amnesia that generally resolves spontaneously within 24 hours. This condition is considered benign.
6. Alcohol, When Enough is Too Much
Alcohol use can decrease the risk of heart attack, the number one killer in America, or it can cause a host of potentially serious medical problems. The amount of alcohol is very important at tipping the scales in one direction or the other.
7. Breast Self Examination
Do you check your breasts for evidence of breast cancer? You should.
8. Leading Causes of Death In America
Some major killers are explored in this article.
9. Hospitalist Challenges
This article examines a recent article on hospitalists and their workloads.
10. Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a common disease of the arteries which can lead to pain, leg ulcers and gangrene, and even amputation.
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