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The Obstetrician’s Office Is Now Open…for Men? Part 1

Researchers wanted to know if the average man in his 30s had high blood pressure. So where did they go to find the answer? To the obstetrician’s office, of course.
“Young men usually come to a healthcare provider only when they have a serious illness and they rarely have healthcare screening,” said Steve Miller, M.D., of the Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Mo. “Since high blood pressure is asymptomatic [without symptoms], we rarely find it early.” Continue reading The Obstetrician’s Office Is Now Open…for Men? Part 1

Four Get Fit – Ken

I’m a 42-year-old software engineer. When I was 13 my father died of a heart attack at the age of 42. The most he ever weighed was about 180 pounds. I’m now up to 247. Continue reading Four Get Fit – Ken