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Six Tips To Reduce Confusion In Older Patients After Surgery

courtesy BrandPoint content (BPT) - The longer you live the more likely you will develop a medical condition that requires...
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These Health Benefits Of Salt Might Surprise You

Courtesy BrandPoint Content (BPT) - World Salt Awareness Week is being celebrated this year from March 12 to 18 and...
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Fight for your sight: 5 tips to fight Age-related Macular Degeneration

Courtesy BrandPoint Content The ability to see is one of our most precious gifts. Like most things in life, our...
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Dermatologist Bebunks Top 5 Skincare Misconceptions

(BPT) - Figuring out what's best for your skin can feel like solving a difficult mystery - everyone's condition is...
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Renewing The Body’s Cellular Communication System

By: John Boyle D.C. The adult human body is made up of about 37 trillion cells. WOW, that’s a lot...
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What You Can Do To Fight The Flu – Medical Update

By Rachel Clark, RN, BSN It’s that time of year again: the dreaded flu season. We’ve all heard the stories...
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Five Simple Solutions To SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

By: Rachel Clark, RN, BSN It’s winter again, and the days are getting shorter. The skies seem cloudier, the air...
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Don’t let asthma ruin the holidays – Medical Point

Courtesy: BrandPoint content (BPT) - With colder months arriving, there are a few things on everybody's minds: festive treats, gift...
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November Is American Diabetes Month

By: Rachel Clark, RN, BSN Ironically, we kick off a month in which we are trying to cure diabetes immediately...
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Why Do I Need a Medical Power of Attorney?

By Rachel Clark, R.N. As a young woman in my 20’s, I’ve asked myself this question many times. I am...
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Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients Tell Their Stories Through Art And Photography

Courtesy BrandPoint Content (BPT) - This post is brought to you by Eisai Inc. When most people think of breast...
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Medical Update – Venous Insufficiency And Varicose Veins

By: Tracy A Lowery MD Venous Insufficiency (poorly functioning veins) and varicose veins of the lower extremities are some of...
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Are You Taking Too Much Melatonin?

By: Dr Shanna Ndong Insomnia, or difficulty initiating or maintaining sleep, is a common complaint and approximately 1 in 3...
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Epigenetics Series: The Epigenetic Diet And Cancer

By Shanna Ndong In part one of this series on epigenetics (“Fundamentals”) we reviewed some general definitions and concepts and...
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Gut-Brain Connection – Medical Update

By: Dr. Caroline Leaf We all have to eat to live, as redundant as that statement may sound. Yet the...
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Epigenetics Series: Fundamentals

By: Dr. Shanna Ndong The analogy I often use for genetics is that DNA is the cookbook for the human...
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Medical Update – What Is A Midwife?

In the United States, there are 4 different types of midwives with a varied range of training, scope of practice,...
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Statins for Cardiovascular Disease: Truths, Myths, and Controversies

No group of medications is more controversial in my practice than the ‘statins.’ The statins or hydroxymethylglutaryl (HMG) CoA reductase...
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Medical Update – Shh…It’s A Secret!

Several weeks ago, I saw a Facebook post about how secrets can be dangerous things. Webster’s Dictionary defines a secret...
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Nutrition and Mental Health – Medical Update

Few of us are aware of the connection between nutrition and depression, despite the fact that we understand to some...
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