EHE Newsletters

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Noise and Hearing Loss
The world can be a noisy place. In fact, noise pollution is a growing health hazard that is prevalent almost everywhere. Exposure to noise, compounded over time, impacts a person’s ability to hear. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), approximately 15 percent of Americans...
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Anxiety
Anxiety is a normal psychological and physiological state and a natural human reaction to stress. It is common for an individual to feel anxiety or nervousness when facing unfamiliar or challenging situations. When anxiety becomes excessive, however, and is so overwhelming that it interferes with an individual’s daily life...
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2011 Nutrition Update
Commitment to a healthy diet is one of the most important components — if not the most important component — of an individual’s overall health and wellness. A diet that is considered to be ‘healthy’ is one that limits the intake of sodium, saturated fats, added sugars...
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Alzheimer's Disease
"Dementia" is a general term that is used to describe memory loss or cognitive impairment that is serious enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia among older individuals. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an estimated 5.3 million Americans have...
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Colorectal Cancer Awareness
Colorectal cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer-related death among men and women in the United States. The National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimates that, in 2010, there were 142,570 new cases of colorectal cancer and 51,370 deaths from the disease. Fortunately, colorectal cancer is preventable and curable if...