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A Heart Healthy Diet

We hear lots of talk about the best diets to prevent heart disease: Here are some tips.

04/10/2015

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Baby Boomers Should Get Hepatitis C Test

Hepatitis C has been called the disease of the baby boomers because they may have been exposed before we knew much about hepatitis C.

04/09/2015

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Tips For Reducing Stress

Exercise is one of the best stress busters out there. But, there are also other behaviors you can moderate to make a difference.

04/08/2015

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Managing Hot Flashes

As many as 75% of all American women experience hot flashes. Here are some strategies that may help.

04/07/2015

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Gallbladder Attack May Seem Like Heart Attack

A gallbladder attack can mimic other conditions such as appendicitis, ulcers, pancreatitis, reflux disease, and even a heart attack. See a doctor.

04/06/2015

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Millions Of Americans Suffer From Panic Disorder

Panic disorder impacts six million people and two thirds of them are women.

04/03/2015

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Blueberries May Fight Belly Fat – And More

Research found there is a high level of naturally occurring antioxidants in blueberries. The goal is to fight metabolic syndrome.

04/02/2015

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Finding The ‘Off’ Switch For Cancer

Put in its simplest form, the flick of a biological switch could encourage cancer cells to kill themselves and not spread. Researchers are looking for that switch.

04/01/2015

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Doctor Shortage By 2020

Using data from the Census Bureau, it has been projected that by 2020, the degree of physician shortfall will be 50% greater than has been previously estimated.

03/31/2015

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Women’s Metabolism Of Drugs Changes Over Time

Women go through many changes as they get older but there is one area which can be affected that few people think of – the metabolism of drugs.

03/30/2015

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Let Your Kids Play

With parents more involved in guiding their kids, there’s a temptation for parents to get over-involved in their children’s sports and provide pressure.

03/27/2015

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Poor Self Image May Lead To Poorer Self

What we think about ourselves can have a big impact on our overall health. But there is help.

03/26/2015

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Drug And Alcohol Abuse Widespread

Twenty-two million Americans have a substance abuse problem and there is no doubt that alcohol can be a drug of choice.

03/25/2015

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Make High Blood Pressure A High Priority

Blood pressure is not adequately controlled in approximately 75% of adult patients with hypertension.

03/24/2015

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Diet May Impact Risk For Alzheimer’s

Can diet have an impact on whether we develop Alzheimer’s or other forms of demetia? The answer is a resounding yes.

03/23/2015