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Get Well Wednesday: Dr. Adiaha Franklin Wants Your Children to Be Healthy Mentally and Physically

Dr. Adiaha I. A. Spinks-Franklin, MD is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician in the Meyer Center for Developmental Pediatrics at Texas Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics for Baylor College of Medicine. 186 more words

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The myriad health benefits of turmeric root

Turmeric is a popular spice grown in India and other parts of Asia, and has long been used for its medicinal and herbal properties in India and China. 501 more words

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Dr. Ian Smith: 'Super Shredding Can Help Stubborn Belly Fat Go Away'

If every one of Dr. Ian Smith’s diets is revolutionary, he told the Tom Joyner Morning Show it’s because he never gives up. Smith is committed to helping people lose weight and take charge of their health. 461 more words

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The Bottom Line about NSAIDs (Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory drugs) by Barbara Ebel, M.D.

Many people I talk anymore are taking NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), and they aren’t just baby boomers! Folks I know right now taking them range from the young to the old and take them chronically or acutely: a young man with residual knee pain from a sport’s injury, a young lady who sprained her back, a 30+ year old with a swollen hand from a wasp sting two days ago, and a 67 year old with generalized arthritis pain. 809 more words

Black Women Lead in Maternal Deaths - But Why?

WASHINGTON-High rates of obesity, high blood pressure and inadequate prenatal care cause death from childbirth more often for African-Americans in the United States than for whites and other ethnic groups. 1,053 more words

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Get Well Wednesday: Herbal Pharmacist David Foreman Says Food Cravings Can Be Controlled

David Foreman RPh is a retired pharmacist who now host his own radio show “The Herbal Pharmacist.” His research in healing led him away from traditional pharmacy and toward the healing power of nutrition, supplements and herbs. 598 more words

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OMG! THERE'S A SEX VITAMIN!

I am absolutely addicted to my magazines, and as I flicked through Glamour this evening I came across a piece on a summer sex check list and what I have found out is mind blowing – or could be… Ladies, listen up! 207 more words
BODY AND SOUL.