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  • Jul 05 2011

    You’ve Been Warned: Is Graphic the Way to Go?

    Warning to Smokers: Labels are Getting ToughIn case you haven’t heard, cigarettes are bad for you. Really, really bad. And soon, if you want to buy a pack, you’ll hear the warning loud and clear. You’re going to be staring at the long-term ef...

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  • Healthline Observes National Wear Red Day

    It's here! National Wear Red Day and of course the folks here at Healthline seized the opportunity to observe it, check out our photographs. The "red brigade" (thanks Robin for coining the phrase) came out in full force and it was quite funny to h...

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  • Thank You, GruntDoc! For Grand Rounds 3.24

    Grand Rounds is a rotating blog carnival of health related blogs. Each week, a selected blogger sifts through the medical blogosphere to find the best blog posts regarding health topics. Links to the best posts are featured in the host's issue of ...

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  • Happy Valentine's Day! It's National Cardiac Rehab Week

    The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACPR) observes Cardiac Rehabilitation Week and encourages us to " Live and Learn with Heart" as we seek to decrease the devastation of heart disease. The National Libraries ...

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  • Musings on a Stormy Weekend - Plus a Soup Recipe

    No matter where you live, if you watch the news or read a newspaper, you have heard about California's awful storms this weekend. Living in the Pacific Northwest taught me to pay attention to weather - not doing so can be deadly - so I elected to...

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  • Oscillo (Oscillococcinum) - Homeopathic Remedy

    Oscillo (Oscillococcinum) is a patented, commercially-available homeopathic remedy. What is a homeopathic remedy or homeopathy you ask? Well the idea behind homeopathic treatments is the principle of "let like be cured by like".As of January 2006 ...

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  • Who Knew? Hip Fractures pose Greater Risk to Women than Cancers

    A recent report in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeonshighlights how important osteoporosis is as a public health concern. Patricia A. Thomas, MD, one of the researchers, reports significant morbidity and mortality associa...

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  • Some Cervical Disorders and Their Prevention

    For women worldwide, cervical cancer is the third leading cause of death from cancer. In addition, cervicitis and condylomata can be significant problems for many women during their lifetime. Because January 2007 is Cervical Health Awareness Month...

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  • Osteoporosis: Men are at Risk, Too

    Low levels of testosterone and age put millions of men at risk for osteoporosis. Low levels of testosterone can lead to decreased bone mineral density (BMD), putting older men at increased risk for bone fractures.Testosterone replacement therapy ...

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  • Novel Drug - Selzentry (Maraviroc) - Approved for Adult HIV Patients

    Selzentry (Maraviroc) was approved by the FDA on Monday August 6th, 2007 for the treatment of adult patients infected with HIV. It is a novel drug, which simply means that there is none like it currently in use and it is the first in a brand new c...

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