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9 signs it's time to break up with your doctor - Fox News

Diabetes - 2 hours 26 min ago

Fox News

9 signs it's time to break up with your doctor
Fox News
“Whether you just need straight answers or you want to discuss some sort of alternate therapy with your doctor, he or she needs to be respectful of your wish to discuss the topic,” says Trisha Torrey, a nationally known patient advocate and the author ...

9 signs it's time to break up with your doctor - Fox News

Heart Disease - 2 hours 26 min ago

Fox News

9 signs it's time to break up with your doctor
Fox News
Or you tell your doc you Googled a symptom, and instead of listening to your concerns about a potential illness you read about, she snorts and waves her hand at you like you're a full-on hypochondriac (which you're not). Your doctor may ... “Whether ...

Legislation Introduced to End Harmful, Fraudulent Anti-LGBT 'Conversion Therapy' - Cape May County Herald

Psychiatry - 2 hours 29 min ago

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Legislation Introduced to End Harmful, Fraudulent Anti-LGBT 'Conversion Therapy'
Cape May County Herald
Patty Murray (D-WA), the top Democrat on the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, and 16 of their Democratic colleagues to introduce the Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act, legislation to classify “conversion therapy” as a ...
Senator Wyden Joins Murray, Booker to Introduce Legislation to End Harmful, Fraudulent Anti-LGBT 'Conversion ...eNews Park Forest

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Cancer Care Ontario refuses to release stats on stem-cell transplant failings - Toronto Star

Alternative Cancer Treatment - 2 hours 31 min ago

Toronto Star

Cancer Care Ontario refuses to release stats on stem-cell transplant failings
Toronto Star
An ongoing Toronto Star investigation revealed that since the fall of 2015, more than 200 Ontario patients with various forms of blood cancers, such as leukemia, and immunologic disorders were referred by Ontario hospitals for out-of-country care ...

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How low testosterone ups diabetes risk - Times of India

Diabetes - 3 hours 15 min ago

Times of India

How low testosterone ups diabetes risk
Times of India
The study could help identify new treatments for Type-2 diabetes in the large number of men with low testosterone due to age or prostate cancer therapies. How low testosterone ups diabetes risk (Getty Images). Opening the door for new treatment for ...
Study explains how low testosterone raises diabetes riskMedical Xpress

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6 Health Benefits of Ragi: A Wonder Grain - NDTV

Nutrition - 3 hours 20 min ago

NDTV

6 Health Benefits of Ragi: A Wonder Grain
NDTV
Dr. Ritika Samaddar, Dietitian at Max Hospital in New Delhi, agrees "Because of its high nutritional value, Ragi can be placed at the pinnacle of food grains. The cereal is gluten-free and highly suitable for those who are gluten or lactose intolerant ...

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Dr. Blonz: Take claims with grain of salt - Paradise Post

Nutrient Deficiency - 3 hours 58 min ago

Dr. Blonz: Take claims with grain of salt
Paradise Post
Ninety-five percent absorption for all nutrients? That's doubtful. The degree to which a nutrient is absorbed depends on the individual nutrient and a number of additional factors, including whether there is a deficiency (or an excess) of it in the ...

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Dr. Blonz: Take claims with grain of salt - Paradise Post

Nutrition - 3 hours 58 min ago

Dr. Blonz: Take claims with grain of salt
Paradise Post
As a rule, it's usually best to take vitamin and mineral supplements at mealtime. Digestion and absorption are designed to get the good stuff out of our foods by keeping the mass of food churning and in contact with the absorptive surfaces for an ...

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Vegan? Here's how you can get all key nutrients! - Zee News

Nutrient Deficiency - 4 hours 1 min ago

Zee News

Vegan? Here's how you can get all key nutrients!
Zee News
Since vitamin is found almost exclusively in animal products, vegetarians may not be getting enough of it. Vitamin B-12 deficiency can cause some serious health problems. Hence, vegans may conside taking suplements so that they don't lack this nutrient.

Ten common vaccine-related myths busted - Economic Times

Heart Disease - 4 hours 11 min ago

Ten common vaccine-related myths busted
Economic Times
Myth 2: It is better to be immunized naturally through disease than through vaccines. Fact: Vaccines interact with the immune system to produce an immune response similar to that produced by the natural infection, but they do not cause the disease or ...

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Brother remembered as workplace safety takes forefront - Medicine Hat News

Energy Medicine - 4 hours 23 min ago

Medicine Hat News

Brother remembered as workplace safety takes forefront
Medicine Hat News
Glen Sykes says his brother Keith loved what he did for a living, was fast at making friends and quick to lend a hand. Now the Medicine Hat man says those who knew and loved Keith Sykes are still trying to make sense of life without him. “It's hard; he ...

Man with stiff and blackened knees gets new lease of life after total knee replacement - TheHealthSite

Osteoporosis - Thu, 2016-04-28 23:52

Man with stiff and blackened knees gets new lease of life after total knee replacement
TheHealthSite
'Within a few months, the treatment helped him get back to normal life,' said Tomar, who is with Max Super Specialty Hospital in Patparganj. Tomar said that ... Due to the increasing elderly population that contributes significantly to the rise in ...

Drug and alcohol abuse panel aims to aid addicts and their families - WSAZ-TV

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2016-04-28 23:48

WSAZ-TV

Drug and alcohol abuse panel aims to aid addicts and their families
WSAZ-TV
The Putnam Wellness Coalition brought together city leaders at the Hurricane Church of Christ for a panel to discuss the impact of drugs on both addicts and their loved ones. Bernard Casdorph, who attends sessions at the Loved One's Support Group, ...

May Is Arthritis Awareness Month. What Researchers at #SBP Are Doing to Try to Ease Your Pain...for Good. - Newswise (press release)

Athritis - Thu, 2016-04-28 23:43

Newswise (press release)

May Is Arthritis Awareness Month. What Researchers at #SBP Are Doing to Try to Ease Your Pain...for Good.
Newswise (press release)
May is Arthritis Awareness Month. Researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute in La Jolla(SBP)are working hard to try to ease that pain...for good. Dr. Carl Ware is the Director of the Infectious and Inflammatory Disease Center at ...

Anika Therapeutics' (ANIK) CEO Charles Sherwood on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha

Athritis - Thu, 2016-04-28 23:01

Anika Therapeutics' (ANIK) CEO Charles Sherwood on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking Alpha
CINGAL's formal product launch in Canada is planned for May to coincide with the Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine Annual Conference in Vancouver, which will take place between May 18 and 21. As we previously announced, we have ...

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Jails begin offering drug to battle heroin addiction - WISN Milwaukee

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2016-04-28 22:21

WISN Milwaukee

Jails begin offering drug to battle heroin addiction
WISN Milwaukee
Unlike other anti-addiction drugs, which depend on the user to take daily pills, Vivitrol is given in a monthly shot. It's not addictive and it can't be abused to get high. It's downside, however, might be its price. Weissinger said it costs about $1 ...

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Wilson Joins MindSpa - SRQ Magazine

Nutritional Medicine - Thu, 2016-04-28 22:13

Wilson Joins MindSpa
SRQ Magazine
... alternative medicine while helping her daughter with an autoimmune condition. The various symptoms were due to an overgrowth of candida, dysbiosis (leaky gut) and full adrenal failure. The Wilson Institute at MindSpa offers nutritional IVs and ...

Rethinking rehab - Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

Mineral Deficiency - Thu, 2016-04-28 22:13

Rethinking rehab
Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune
Work with a physical therapist to identify strength, flexibility, biomechanical or training issues that led to the injury, and devise a plan to correct them. See a sports dietitian to determine whether a nutrient deficiency played a role. - Mimic your ...

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Facts about postpartum depression - Sun.Star

Postpartum Depression - Thu, 2016-04-28 22:11

Facts about postpartum depression
Sun.Star
POSTPARTUM depression is a mood disorder that affects women after childbirth. Mothers with postpartum depression experience feelings of extreme sadness, anxiety, and exhaustion that may make it difficult for them to complete daily tasks for themselves ...

New wonder rice promises to be fluffy but full of goodness - SBS

Nutrient Deficiency - Thu, 2016-04-28 22:10

SBS

New wonder rice promises to be fluffy but full of goodness
SBS
Improvements in rice processing are vitally important in the fight against nutrient deficiency in some areas of the world. The other tactic in that battle is fine-tuning rice species to concentrate more iron and other minerals in the core of the grain ...

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