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9 Fast Facts About Cholesterol Levels

High cholesterol is something most Americans recognize as being a bad thing. However, not enough Americans monitor their cholesterol levels. Unfortunately, it’s known as a silent killer because there are no symptoms associated with high cholesterol. Because of this, September has been named National Cholesterol Education Month. Facts About Cholesterol The following are a few facts…

Prostate Cancer Awareness

Prostate cancer is not only the most common type of non-skin cancer in men, it’s also one of the most deadly forms of cancer. It’s estimated that one out of eight men is diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. The American Cancer Society estimates that there will be around 248,530 new prostate cancer cases…

Realtor Safety Awareness

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Realtor safety is surprisingly not something a lot of real estate agents are often concerned about. However, realtors spend a lot of time showing empty homes to strangers that they do not know, thereby potentially putting themselves at risk. In a Member Safety Report published by the National Association of Realtors, it was revealed that 33…

What You Need to Know About Brake Failure

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Brake failure is not something most people worry about when it comes to driver safety. Unfortunately, it does happen. In fact, the FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) states that brake failure is the third most common vehicle-related factor in vehicle crashes. Because of this, August has been designated as National Brake Awareness Month. Preventing…

Cholesterol Education Month: Why it’s Important

Why National Cholesterol Education Month is Important It shines a light on a silent condition High cholesterol has no symptoms itself, but it can lead to blockages of your arteries. This can result in heart disease. National Cholesterol Education Month raises awareness about this potentially dangerous condition. It urges people to get checked A simple…