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  • Respect & Responsibility: Use a Condom Every Time

    While our thoughts turn to love this week, the American Social Health Association reminds us it is National Condom Week February 10- 16. Think ahead and be prepared. Have condoms with you and remember just how many diseases you and your partner ...

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  • Headache Awareness: Menstrual Migraines

    Migraine headaches are not life threatening but can be so disabling you sometimes feel you are dwelling in a twilight state between life and death. The pain is so crippling you can not participate in your every day life. My first experience with ...

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  • Thank You Dr. Rich for a Very Patriotic Grand Rounds!

    DrRich is a cool guy who writes books and blogs about our crazy health care system. (Are you listening, presidential candidates?) He hosted Grand Rounds for the 4th of July and put together a very patriotic round-up to honor the 232nd birthday of...

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  • Diary of a Tired Black Man: The Movie

    A friend of mine, a self-proclaimed tired black man, gave me a copy of a movie to review that is really making some noise. First-time filmmaker Tim Alexander created Diary of a Tired Black Man , a hybrid of documentary and drama as a forum to ad...

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  • Hug a Tree? It's Trails Advocacy Week February 11-14

    Forget chocolates and (blood) diamonds. Take a hike with your loved ones for Valentine's Day. The American Hiking Society celebrates Trails Advocacy Week and if you don't have a favorite trail, this week is good time to discover one. Click on t...

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  • More Questions than Answers in US Bioterrorism Case

    If the FBI's theory that the only significant bioterrorism case in US history, resulting in 5 deaths and 17 illnesses, originated from the US biodefense program, the implications for the US public are profound. Two US Senators - Patrick Leahy D-V...

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  • Step Up For 9.4 Million Uninsured Children in the US

    The Children's Defense Fund (CDF) wants us all to step up on behalf of the almost 10 million uninsured children in our nation. Step up and join these children and CDF's Healthy Child Campaign today by sending an email to your Members of Cong...

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  • AMD awareness month - Are You at Risk?

    Age related macular degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision loss in adults over age 65. Prevent Blindness America observes the month of February as a time to raise awareness about this important health issue, which not too many people kn...

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  • Integrating IT into the Fastest Growing Sector of the US Economy - Healthcare

    Representative Bart Gordon (D-TN), Chairman of the US House Committee on Science and Technology, has introduced a bill (H.R.2406) authorizing the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to develop guidelines for promoting fully int...

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  • Safe Toys for Tots: Five Tips for Giving

    It's been a rough year for toy makers who have tried to cut corners by using toxic materials in manufacturing. Thousands of kids suffer toy related injuries every year. So how do we know what toys are safe?The American Academy of Pediatricians of...

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