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Check Out Plastic Surgeon’s Qualifications

Are you thinking about a cosmetic procedure? Not all doctors are created equal.

09/30/2014

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Patients Consider Online Reviews When Choosing A Doctor

Despite the fact there is very little quality control over random surveys, a new report suggests consumers are using the reviews to help make decisions.

09/29/2014

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Cheerleading Is High Risk

In the past 25 years, cheerleading accounted for two-thirds of all catastrophic sports injuries experienced by high school and college females in the US.

09/26/2014

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Stressful Home Life Can Make You Sick

Stressful family situations can lead to elevated levels of stress hormones and the future development of health problems.

09/25/2014

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Join Elderly Relative For Doctor’s Visit

If you have an elderly relative, one of the best things you can do for them is to go with them to a doctor’s appointment. There are several reasons.

09/24/2014

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Best Way To Walk Off Weight

What leads to greater weight loss in patients rehabbing from a cardiac injury, daily long-distance walking or walking short distances at a brisk pace?

09/23/2014

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Bunk Bed Injuries Send Thousands Of Children To The Hospital

Injuries from bunk beds send an estimated 36,000 Americans aged 21 and under to the emergency room each year.

09/22/2014

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Mild Weight Gain Can Increase Blood Pressure

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic have found that just a few pounds can increase blood pressure.

09/19/2014

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Three Food Alternatives To Drugs

Before heading to the medicine cabinet, trying making changes in your diet.

09/18/2014

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Administrative Costs Add Heavy Expense To Health Care

Administrative costs may be the real reason your doctor’s bill is so expensive.

09/17/2014

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Yoga And Meditation Have Broad Range Of Health Benefits

If you have a chronic illness there is no doubt that yoga and meditation can help you feel better.

09/16/2014

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Schools Need Emergency Action Plans For Children With Health Risks

A study of Chicago schools found that only 1 in 4 students with asthma and only half of children with food allergies had health emergency plans in place.

09/15/2014

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The Right Dose Of Dark Chocolate

Scientists have determined that chocolate, particularly dark chocolate, may help prevent heart disease, but only if it is consumed in moderation.

09/12/2014

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Recognizing And Treating Scabies

The most common sign of scabies is intense itching, especially at night.

09/11/2014

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Pilots And Airline Crews At Higher Risk For Melanoma

A new report finds that airline pilots and cabin crew may have an increased rate of melanoma – but what does this mean?

09/10/2014

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