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Used at the right time and for the right reasons, genetic testing can be a powerful addition to your care provider’s toolkit. It is...

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Heart Disease Prevention Tips in New Albany, Indiana

Scheduling a cardiac screening with your doctor is one way that you can be proactive about cardiovascular disease prevention. Learn more about heart disease prevention tips from Baptist Health.

The Importance of Well-Care Visits

Find out the importance of annual well-care visits and screenings in keeping you healthy and establishing a relationship with your doctor.