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To Better Serve You, We Have Redesigned Our Site!

Our new ARcare website offers a design that’s easier to use, so you can quickly find what you need.

At ARcare, we’re dedicated to ensuring that patients are able to get quality family medical care in Arkansas, including rural areas. In order to make sure this happens, we’ve recently redesigned our website to make it easier to use and find the information you’re looking for. These are some of the important changes we’ve made to our website.
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Women, These Are the Heart Attack Symptoms You Need to Know

While everyone associates chest pain with a heart attack, these subtle symptoms can be signs of trouble in women.

In the US, a person experiences a heart attack every 43 seconds. Heart disease is also the number one killer of women in America. While it is common knowledge that chest pain is one of the signs of a heart attack, women tend to experience different symptoms than men. In fact, many women are surprised to find out they are having a heart attack at all. So, what are the signs of a heart attack in women?
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Men, These Are the Heart Attack Symptoms You Need to Know

From pain in your chest to shortness of breath, these common signs of a heart attack in men could save your life.

Heart disease accounts for 1 in 4 deaths in the US every year. While it is the leading cause of death in both men and women, in 2009, more than half of the deaths due to heart disease were men. Each year, millions of Americans take precautions to lower their risk of a heart attack by eating well, exercising, and visiting their primary care physician for regular exams. Yet the most common symptoms of a heart attack may go unnoticed by many men.
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Allergy Season Got You Sniffling? Learn 5 Ways to Combat Your Symptoms

Avoiding allergens, keeping a clean house, and delegating chores are just a few of the ways that you can keep your allergy symptoms at bay.

Well before April showers bring May flowers, allergy symptoms suddenly flare up and can worsen all season long. Thankfully, you can actively identify your problem allergens and mitigate the factors that cause the worst symptom flare-ups. From there, you can work with your doctor to learn the answer to the universal question: how do you treat allergies and move on with your daily activities?
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What is Alcoholism and How Can It Be Treated?

Understanding alcoholism and the available treatments may be the key to finding a path to recovery.

Without treatment, alcoholism can cause every aspect of a person’s life to deteriorate. But often, people do not understand exactly what alcoholism is and how it can be treated.

Beginning the alcohol awareness journey can help you spot the development of alcoholism and facilitate a positive outcome for the continued health of yourself or a loved one.
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