Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

The Testicular Cancer Society officially recognizes April as Testicular Cancer Awareness Month. This April, be sure to find out about the signs and symptoms of testicular cancer, and what to do if you’re at risk. Testicular cancer usually is diagnosed in younger and middle-aged men. It’s the most common form of cancer in men ages […]

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Heavy Menstrual Cycles and Ablations

Heavy Menstrual Cycles and Ablations

How you can get back to life without worrying about heavy periods. If you find yourself having to deal with heavy menstrual cycles month after month, it’s important to know you have options. You may have heard of a procedure called endometrial ablation. Ablation is for women who are finished with childbearing, but suffer from […]

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St. Croix River Dunk

St. Croix River Dunk

Hudson Physicians Participates in St. Croix River Dunk Inspired by similar events held by other organizations, The Hudson Rotary Club sponsored their first ever St. Croix River Dunk in Hudson on Saturday, Feb. 17. Over 60 dunkers form ten teams, including a team representing Hudson Physicians Community Charitable Fund, made the plunge into the cold, […]

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Wear Red Day and American Heart Month

Every year in the United States, approximately 610,000 people die of heart disease, making it the leading cause of death for men and women. It is also the leading cause of death around the world, accounting for more than 17.3 million deaths every year–a number that is expected to reach more than 23.6 million by […]

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Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Week

February 13 to February 19 is Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Week, a prime time to highlight this little-known progressive, muscle-weakening disease. It is a genetic disease that prevents the body from making sufficient quantities of a protein called dystrophin. Muscles need this protein to protect them as they contract and relax. It is a rare […]

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