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Know Your 5
Want to reduce your risk of developing heart disease and other serious illnesses? Know your 5.
 
Keep up with your five key health indicators — blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar, body mass index (BMI) and weight — to improve your health. Knowing your 5 can even control or prevent diabetes, heart disease and some cancers. Get Healthy, Live Well's evidence-based wellness programs can help you keep track of your numbers.
 
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Tanner’s Diabetes Program Helps Carrollton Pastor Regain Health, Energy
Agape of God Ministry Pastor Ronnie Strickland was tired all the time and didn’t have the energy or stamina to do what he wanted to do. But with the help of Get Healthy, Live Well’s Living Well With Diabetes program, he regained his health and his energy.
 
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Blood Pressure

Blood pressure readings taken with a portable monitor may be a much better gauge of your prognosis than readings at the doctor's office, new research suggests.

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Blood Pressure

When it comes to lowering high blood pressure, exercising is pretty much the last thing people want to do, a new survey shows.

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Blood Pressure

A pill that combines three blood pressure-lowering drugs improves people's chances of lowering their high blood pressure, researchers report.

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Blood Pressure

An otherwise healthy diet isn't going to offset damage to your heart from too much salt, a new study suggests.

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Blood Pressure

Someday soon, a simple touch of a finger to a smartphone case might be enough to provide instant, accurate blood pressure readings.

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