Posts Categorized: California Association of Realtors

Cholesterol and Triglycerides: 5 Facts

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In the U.S., heart disease is the most common cause of death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every five deaths is caused by heart disease. High cholesterol and triglyceride levels are major risks for heart disease. To help spread awareness of the problem, September has been designated as National Cholesterol…

What Causes Prostate Cancer?

Cancer in general is one of the leading causes of death worldwide, with prostate cancer ranking as the third most common type of cancer. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there were 224,733 new cases in the U.S. reported in 2019 alone. Additionally, 31,636 men died as a result, in that…

Pet Health: Vaccinations

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As a pet owner, pet health is always a top priority. With that in mind, vaccinations are an important part of keeping your pet healthy and safe from disease. Vaccinations help prepare your pet’s immune system to fight off infections and diseases and are an important part of preventative healthcare for animals. It’s important to…

Brake Safety: Things to Know

Brake Safety

Almost everyone in California drives a car. There are over 27 million licensed drivers in California, which is by far and away the most in any state. However, many drivers take their cars for granted, meaning that they don’t get their cars checked as often as they should. For example, few drivers worry about their…

Who Needs MedicAlert?

MedicAlert

A lot of people in California live with serious medical conditions. In fact, it’s estimated that around one in five people in the U.S. has some sort of medical problem. Unfortunately, when emergency treatment is needed, fatal mistakes are often made because a person’s medical condition isn’t known. It’s why the MedicAlert bracelet or necklace…