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Going Through the Underwriting Process for Life and Disability Insurance

The life insurance underwriting experience can be long, confusing, and leave you regretting the whole experience…kind of like my prom. This post is to let you know what you can expect. 659 more words


Cardiac Effects of Loperamide OD - The Poison Review

Source: Cardiac effects of loperamide overdose | The Poison Review

Just when you start to think you’ve heard it all you stumble upon this article.  I’ve never thought about taking mass quantities of anti-diarrheal medication for the purpose of getting high. 36 more words


Alcohol Abuse Mortality Patterns Shift With Age

After adjustments for variables that included sex, educational status, and year of birth, alcohol use disorder was associated with a mortality hazard ratio of 5.83 (95% confidence interval, 5.76 – 5.90).

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Type 2 Diabetes Rates Quadruple Worldwide Since 1980

The American Samoa Story

Of the Pacific Island nations, American Samoa had the highest national prevalence of diabetes in 2014, with over 30% of Samoan men and women affected, and the country is also the one where women have the highest mean body mass index (BMI) in the world, notes Stephen McGarvey, PhD, of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, an anthropologist with extensive research experience on Samoa, who contributed to both the…

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