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  • May 17: National Employee Health & Fitness Day

    National Employee Health & Fitness Day is a national health promotion observance sponsored by the National Association for Health and Fitness (NAHF). Workplace health and fitness promotion programs are win-win propositions, and we're all abo...

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  • Medical Doctors and Genocide - Dr. Karadzic Captured

    First Do No Harm - it's the time honored Hippocratic Oath of all medical doctors. But there is more: I consider for the benefit of my patients and will abstain from whatever is deleterious and mischievous. I will give no deadly medicine to anyo...

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  • December 1st is World AIDS Day

    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) was first recognized in the United States in the summer of 1981. As the epidemiologic pattern of the disease unfolded, it was determined that an infectious agent, transmissible by sexual contact and by bl...

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  • Aplastic Anemia and MDS: II of IV

    In my previous life as a Nurse Case Manager for a Worker’s Compensation (WC) Third Party Insurance Administrator TPA, I worked with a gentleman who had Aplastic Anemia. His WC claims adjuster accepted his claim as work-related due to an on-the-job...

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  • Workplace Eye Health Safety Month

    Our eyes are organs of our sensory nervous system. Visual information from the retina in the eye travels to the brain along the optic nerve. The brain mixes the images it receives from both eyes. The outer layer of the eyeball that transmits lig...

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  • Healthline Wins Webby

    All of us here at Healthline wanted to thank everyone who voted and helped Healthline win "People's Voice" Webby Award in the Health category. It's nice to know that we're accomplishing what we set out to do - help people make more informed and co...

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  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Can't Hurt, and They Might Help - with a lot of things...

    Some reports released by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the past few weeks indicate that adding omega-3 fatty acids may be a good way to protect yourself and your loved ones against many nasty conditions you probably don't want to get....

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  • Surviving Teenage Denial of Chronic Illness

    It is Asthma Awareness Month, but for parents of kids with asthma, every day is a ritual of "Do you have your inhaler with you?" as you send them off to school. By the time they transition from elementary to middle school, they are fairly self-su...

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  • Interview with Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., FACS: Part I

    I had the honor and joy to spend some time speaking with Dr. Richard Carmona, 17th Surgeon General of the United States. This week I will post a series of excerpts from my interview with this warm and remarkable man. Readers of previous posts kn...

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