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Blog Posts in September, 2014

Where Is Salt Sneaking Into Your Diet?

If you choose to eat potato chips and French fries, chances are you already know you’re eating a hefty dose of salt. But there are plenty of surprising ways that salt can sneak into your diet. ...
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What Can You Expect Following Successful Cancer Treatment?

It’s common knowledge that cancer treatment is associated with an array of side effects. But did you know that even after surviving cancer and ending your course of treatment, you could still ...
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What to Do When You Have Food Poisoning

In most cases, food poisoning won’t send you to urgent care at your local hospital. If you experience symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal cramps, you can care for yourself ...
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Knowing How to Interpret the Results of Your Cholesterol Test

If you’re 20 years old or older and you don’t yet know your cholesterol levels, it’s time to visit your local hospital for a cholesterol test. There are different types of ...
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How to Manage Anxiety Disorders in Everyday Life

Everyone experiences a little anxiety from time to time, but if you’re a constant worrier, you know how anxiety can quickly take over your life. It may prevent you from interviewing for a new ...
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What All Women Should Know About Ovarian Cancer

Did you know that ovarian cancer is the leading cause of death among women diagnosed with any type of female reproductive cancer? Although the cancer begins in the ovaries, it can spread throughout ...
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Are the Numbers Improving in Childhood Obesity?

For years, childhood obesity rates were on a steady climb. Now, it appears that the statistics have been levelling off. According to Boston.com, a recent study that evaluated data from 2003 to 2012 ...
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Planning Your Pregnancy When You Have Sickle Cell Disease

Although women with sickle cell disease do have a higher risk of complications, it is indeed possible to enjoy a healthy pregnancy with careful planning and comprehensive prenatal care. Visit your ...
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