BYRD-WATSON BLOG – HEALTH TIPS, NEWS, & INFORMATION

Protect Yourself from the Sun

Did you know that skin cancer rates are on the rise in the U.S., where it is the most common type of cancer? It’s no wonder. Just in the past year alone, one-third of the adult population has been sunburned at least once. And that lobster-red look is a clear sign of...

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Byrd-Watson Enters Small Business Partnership

What are the benefits of supporting small business? 1. Your hard-earned money stays in the community, where it can be recycled. 2. Taxes paid go toward local programs benefiting your friends and family. 3. Higher community income may translate to lower crime rates. 4....

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iflex

Be one of the first to try iflex, Cherokee’s new line of active wear scrubs! These scrubs are designed for movement and flexibility-perfect for the active medical professional. The iflex performance knit waist pull-on scrub pants are made with comfortable...

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Fun in the Sun or Defeat in the Heat?

Did you know that the number of hot days—and warm nights—is increasing? In the U.S., record high temperatures now outnumber record lows at least two to one. What can you do to protect yourself in a heat wave—or simply in the hot summer sun? Know signs of trouble. Heat...

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Ways to Keep Air Clean in the Home

Pollution is hazardous for your heart and can wreak havoc if you have asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). “COPD stands for two processes that almost always occur together: chronic bronchitis, which is inflammation of the airways, and...

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HOW’S YOUR SLEEP? 3 Kinds of Sleep Disorders

How many Zzzzz’s are you catching every night? For an estimated 50-70 million Americans, sleep is disrupted by a sleep disorder. There are three main types of sleep disorders that individuals can suffer from, each providing their own challenges. Insomnia – This...

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Compression Testimonial

“I went hiking a couple of days ago and have been extremely sore ever since. This morning, I put my Sigvaris socks on when I got up and started to notice a difference as soon as I started getting around. Obviously, my muscles still ached but I could literally...

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Seasonal Allergies: Trying to Nip Them in the Bud

Itchy eyes, runny nose, sneezing, fatigue … These are just a few of the signs of seasonal allergies—also known as hay fever. And get ready: It looks like we may have a real doozy of an allergy season this year. Milder winter temperatures in places can cause...

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