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UConn Health Center: Simple Changes for Healthy Rewards
by Staff  | August 287, 2013

UConn Health Center: Healthy Choices
If you are at risk or have been diagnosed with hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol, sleep apnea or other conditions, simple lifestyle changes can improve your health.
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UConn Health Center: Helping You Quit Smoking
by Staff  | August 27, 2013

UConn Health Center Smoking Cessasion
Quitting smoking is not easy. To help individuals kick the habit, the UConn Health Center is offering a seven-week Freedom From Smokingģ program that focuses almost exclusively on how to quit by providing proven skills and techniques to help smokers quit.
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Colonoscopy, The Great and Powerful...
by Staff  | March 22, 2013

Wicked Witch needs a colonoscopy
The Wicked Witch -- like many women, on average -- is wiser than some men when it comes to preventive care.
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CCSU's Healthyfellows: College Menís Health Forum
by Staff  | March 14, 2013

March is colorectal cancer awareness month
On Wednesday, April 3, Central Connecticut State University will host their 5th annual Healthyfellows: College Men's Health Forum.
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DPH: March is Colorectal Awareness Month
by Staff  | March 4, 2013

March is colorectal cancer awareness month
Colorectal cancer is often preventable and treatable if you obtain proper screenings.
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The Art of Persuasion
by Staff  | February 20, 2013

Elderly Couple
Persuasion is a form of art. It can also be a lifesaver, particularly when it involves convincing a loved one to see a doctor.
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UConn Health Center Opens Southington Office
by Staff  | February 5, 2013

UConn Health Center Opens Southington Office
It's easier to "Man Up" in the Southington area. UConn Health Center has announced a NEW Southington office providing a range of services including orthopaedic care, ear, nose and throat (ENT) care, surgery, urology, dermatology, breast health, vascular surgery, and OB-Gyn.
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(Wo)Man Up Your Super Bowl Party With Healthy Appetizers
by Staff    | January 30, 2013

Food Network offers some gameday app recipes
There are endless ways to Man Up your appetizers. Food Network has slimmed down every classic Super Bowl appetizer and beyond.
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A Welcome Message
by Kevin Lembo    | October 25, 2012

Welcome
Welcome to the (Wo)Man Up blog!

First, I must say, please donít feel left out by all this ďMan UpĒ menís health talk.

The fact is women have long set the bar on how to live strong, long and healthy lives. As a matter of fact, youíre apparently 100 percent more likely to seek preventative health care, according to federal data.

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Know Your Number!
by Jim Williams    | October 25, 2012

Know Your Number
I am a 21-year survivor of prostate cancer. Growing up as a black male in America had its challenges. Two combat tours in Vietnam also had its challenges. However, nothing in my life was as devastating as being told that I had cancer.
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(Wo)man Maintenance Schedule
by A Woman    | October 25, 2012

Know Your Number
Staying healthy in equally important for women as it is for men. Download your Woman Maintenance Schedule and use it to make sure you're taking proper care of yourself.
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