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11 Heart Health Beliefs That Are No Longer True
The science around heart health changes all the time as researchers discover more about how what we eat and what we do affects our cardiovascular system....
Jan 10
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Understanding Your Birth Control Options
Just like no two people are alike, neither are their choices in contraception (AKA birth control). But deciding on which method is right for you, your...
Dec 26
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The Risks of Buying and Using Illegal Drugs
Drugs are chemicals that change the way your body works. Medical professionals prescribe drugs every day to cure infections, relieve pain and help patients...
Dec 08
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5 Things to Know About Taking Blood Thinners
Millions of Americans are prescribed blood thinners each year. These life-saving medications have proven to be successful, saving countless lives, but...
Dec 03
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How a Device in Your Mouth Could Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea
If you snore, it’s not just a problem for your bed partner. Snoring can be a sign of sleep apnea, which is a serious health condition. The gold standard...
Nov 23
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Beta Blockers: Prescription Medicine for Your Heart
When it comes to matters of your heart, chances are you’ve heard about beta blockers. A beta blocker is one of the most prescribed medications for those...
Nov 23
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How Your Late-Night Eating Could Be Sabotaging Your Health
It’s getting close to bedtime, but those cookies in the kitchen are calling to you. And dinner was hours ago. Is it really so bad to eat late at night? Generally,...
Nov 11
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Here’s How Your Coffee or Tea Habit Might Be Good for You
It seems like every month or so there’s another news story out there touting the benefits—or highlighting the risks—of drinking coffee or tea. If you’re...
Nov 04
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Blood Sugar and How to Keep It Balanced
When you have diabetes, numbers are very important. Understanding your diabetes numbers can help you feel better and have more control over the disease.  One...
Nov 02
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Here’s Why Your Snoring Could Be Dangerous and What You Can Do
Maybe you don’t realize you snore — you just notice that you’re not rested when you wake up. Or maybe your bed partner complains about not being able to...
Oct 20