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These Articles Can Help You Learn More About Improving Your Health

Last updated 3 years ago

Do you still have questions about the risk factors for stroke or the advanced capabilities of robotic surgical systems? Visit these websites or contact the helpful staff of MountainView Hospital at (702) 233-5474 for more information about these health-related topics.

  • Cholesterol is important for maintaining good health, but can be damaging in high concentrations. This article from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute answers many frequently asked questions about the role of cholesterol in the body.
  • If you think that you may suffer from high cholesterol, check out this article to learn some helpful questions that you may want to ask your doctor.
  • You can further evaluate your possible stroke risk by visiting the National Stroke Association website.
  • Stroke is the leading cause of long-term adult disability in the United States.The American Stroke Association provides more information about the effects of stroke on their website.
  • Low vision can have many causes—learn more about them on the National Eye Institute website.
  • Presbyopia is a change that can occur in the eyes as a part of the aging process.  This article from PubMed goes into more detail about its causes and how it is corrected.
  • If you smoke, quitting will help avoid damage to almost all of your body’s organs. Learn more about the importance of quitting on the American Heart Association website.
  • provides more information about the capabilities of robotic surgery and its advantages over traditional open surgery.
  • Hysterectomy is one of many treatments that can be used to fight gynecologic cancer. Visit to find out more about this surgical procedure.
  • When diagnosed with prostate cancer, men have many decisions to make about their treatment. The American Cancer Society lists some of the options for treatment on their website.


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