The 10 Most-Read Articles of 2017

The 10 Most-Read Articles of 2017

It's time to review your choice of the top health articles for 2017. These articles kept you from panicking after an abnormal Pap smear. You learned how alcohol affects irritable bowel syndrome. And, you wanted to know if you could exercise yourself off high blood pressure medication.  

See all the top headlines of 2017. 

Updated December 29, 2017

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What Are Those Butterflies In Your Chest?

Some chest flutters are harmless, but others can last long or occur for no reason at all. Here’s what you need to know about this potentially dangerous heart condition.

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Don't Panic After an Abnormal Pap

Before you panic about an abnormal Pap smear result, read this list of possible causes of abnormal Pap test results.

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6 Signs of a Silent Heart Attack

6 Signs of a Silent Heart Attack

Not every heart attack is accompanied by crippling chest pain. Learning the signs of a silent heart attack could help save a life.

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Top Three Questions About Sex After Hysterectomy

Top 3 Questions About Sex After Hysterectomy

If you need to have a hysterectomy, you’re likely concerned about the procedure's effect on your sex life. We’ve got answers to women’s top three questions.

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4 Essential Questions About Teen Birth Control - Virtua Article

4 Essential Questions About Teen Birth Control

What kind of birth control is safe for teens? With almost 1 in 5 teens taking birth control pills, it's an important question. Learn about the latest options.

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How Does Alcohol Affect Irritable Bowel Syndrome? - Virtua Article

How Does Alcohol Affect Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

If you suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), you need to understand how your body reacts to alcohol so you can manage whether or not you can drink it.

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Can You Exercise Your Way Off High Blood Pressure Medication? - Virtua Article

Exercise Yourself Off of Blood Pressure Medication

A high blood pressure diagnosis often comes with daily prescription medications. But for some, improvements in diet and exercise ALONE could change that.

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Women's Heart Attack Warnings

A heart attack may not come on with crushing chest pain. It can feel like a hot flash, fatigue or even a toothache. Read the warning signs of heart attack.

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A Snack or Two a Day Keeps the Sugar Cravings Away - Virtua Article

A Snack or Two a Day Keeps the Sugar Cravings Away

When your body tells you that you need to eat, don't ignore cravings until your next meal. Healthy snacking is a normal part of a balanced diet — if you do it the right way.

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What is pellet hormone replacement therapy?

What Is Pellet Hormone Replacement Therapy?

Data supports that bio-identical hormone replacement pellet therapy is the safest and most effective method of hormone replacement therapy.

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