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Colon Cancer: A Preventable and Treatable Disease

the MWHC Blog Team March 04, 2016

Colon cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S., and it’s also a cancer that’s highly preventable…

A Patient with a Purpose: Battle Colon Cancer

the MWHC Blog Team March 15, 2016

My Battle with Colon Cancer Timing is everything. It’s a lesson Johnette and Jeffrey Powell learned the very hard way…

3 Groups at Increased Risk for High Blood Pressure—and How to Beat It

Valeriani Bead, MD, Cardiologist, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute November 20, 2018

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a well-known condition in America. We regularly check it during doctor’s visits and see…