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Myths and Facts About Low Testosterone (Low T) in Men
If you watch sports, you’ve probably seen advertisements for low testosterone or low T supplements. The ads promise to boost your sex drive, increase muscle...
August 23
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Stressed? Here’s How to Lower Your Cortisol Levels
With busy schedules and lives, it’s common for many adults to experience high levels of stress and anxiety sometimes. But if you are continually stressed...
August 07
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What Causes Moon Face and How to Reduce Swelling
If you recently experienced rapid weight gain in your face, especially on the sides of your face, you may have moon face. Though it does not cause severe...
June 28
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Potential Reasons Why You Are Always Cold and How to Warm Up
Do you constantly feel like a popsicle at work? Bundled up like you are headed on an Arctic expedition? Are you playing thermostat wars at home – turning...
June 18
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Your Undiagnosed Digestive Disorder Could Be Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI)
Many people with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) suffer from smelly diarrhea for many years, oftentimes after eating fatty foods. People with EPI...
May 07
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Endocrine Disrupters: Chemicals That Could Impact Your Health
Every day, we are surrounded by hundreds or thousands of chemicals. They are in our food, drinking water, consumer products, furniture, medicines and even...
March 28
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Metformin: Important Things Every Diabetic Should Know
This year marks 65 years since the first clinical use of metformin to treat diabetes — one of the OG (original) diabetes drugs.  Today, it’s a first-line...
September 23
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Your Doctor Says You Have Prediabetes. Here’s What to Know Now
If your doctor diagnoses you with prediabetes, you may have a range of thoughts swirling through your mind. Is getting diabetes just a matter of time now?...
July 13
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5 Things You Should Know About Peripheral Neuropathy
At one time or another, you’ve probably had numbness and tingling in your hands and feet after sleeping with your arm folded under your head or sitting...
June 23
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Insulin Resistance: Do I Have It? (And How Is It Different Than Diabetes?)
If there’s one thing you can count on, it’s change. Indeed, things don’t stay the same forever, including our bodies. A common result of our bodies changing...
March 22