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I'm No Nutrition-ista

Listen.  I know what I do for a living.  I know the expectations of others when they see me in the office, at church, at the grocery store and in the liquor store (just kidding, I never go to the liquor store). 464 more words

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Internists say Cost Sharing, Particularly Deductibles, May Cause Patients to Forgo or Delay Care

  • New ACP Position Paper Offers Five Recommendations

 

Washington, July 13, 2016 — The American College of Physicians (ACP) today said that cost sharing, particularly deductibles, may cause patients to forgo or delay care, including medically necessary services.

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Multinational ADOPT Study Seeks Further Improvement in Management of Oral Mucositis

A new study titled ADOPT (Awareness Drives Oral Mucositis PercepTive) has highlighted an opportunity to improve the well being of patients undergoing cancer treatment through stronger proactive management of oral mucositis (OM). 862 more words

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Study Finds Strong Genetic Risk Factor for Kidney Disease

An international research collaboration has discovered a strong genetic risk factor for IgA nephropathy (IgAN) – the most common inflammatory kidney disease worldwide – and related renal dysfunction. 567 more words

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Signs of the Times (7/22/16)

Atheists Try to Stop Schools from Visiting Ken Ham’s Ark

The atheist group Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) has sent letters to more than 1,000 school districts, warning them of the unconstitutionality of allowing students to visit Ken Ham’s newly-opened Ark Encounter. 3,673 more words

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Male yeast infection home remedy

Male yeast infection home remedy

Male yeast infection symptoms are sometimes so subtle, or perhaps undetected, that it’s not a good news they truly are overlooked and perhaps even denied. 367 more words

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'Dust does not discriminate'

A shout out to Telequest who produced this great video for Isles on how to fight dust with effective house cleaning methods. Watch it if you need motivation to use a vacuum cleaner more often. 22 more words