All posts by ariannawmd

  • Managing MS

    Proper treatment can help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) contend with their disease, an expert says. “Patients get a predisposed feeling that their life is doomed. That it’s going to be a complicated life, which isn’t necessarily...

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • AHA News: Is the New ‘Fasting’ Diet Trend Healthy?

    (American Heart Association News) — Tipping the scales at 233 pounds, Charles Joy realized he needed to make some changes. The 28-year-old Louisville, Kentucky, native already had tried many diet plans to varying degrees of success. In...

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • Could the U.S. Mail Deliver Better Colon Cancer Screening Rates?

    No one likes to get a colonoscopy, but new research suggests that mailing at-home colon cancer tests to folks who are overdue for their checks might prompt them to get screened. “We believe that mailing kits directly...

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • How to Raise Global Citizens of Tomorrow

    It’s never too soon to teach kids to be culturally competent — to learn about, respect and accept people whose culture is different from their own. Children as young as 2 start to become aware of differences...

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • Easy Eggs for a Nutritious Breakfast

    Recent research shows that eggs can be part of a healthful diet. Eggs are highly nutritious because they deliver the essential amino acids your body needs to build and repair muscle and help keep your metabolism humming....

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • Health Highlights: March 22, 2019

    'Game of Thrones' Actress Had Two Brain Aneurysms Hill's Expands Dog Food Recall CBD Products Now Available at Hundreds of CVS Stores Baby Cough Syrup Recalled

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • Health Tip: Hearing Loss Prevention

    (HealthDay News) — About 1 in 3 Americans between the ages of 65 and 74 has hearing loss. And about half of those over 75 have trouble hearing. Though age-related hearing loss is difficult to prevent, noise-induced...

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • Health Tip: Reduce Risk of Tattoo Infection

    (HealthDay News) — More than 20 percent of adults in the United States report having at least one tattoo. Because ink is injected into the skin, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urges consumers to be...

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • Drug Combo Does Double Duty Against Common Skin Lesions, Cancers

    Tens of millions of Americans develop sun-linked skin lesions called actinic keratoses, which are tied to later cancer risk. Many will get a combo of treatments to help clear the blemishes. Now, research shows that the same...

    • Posted March 21, 2019
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  • Stretches to Strengthen Your Core

    Ever had a bad spasm from bending down to pick up your child or tie your shoes? Keeping your core muscles — the workhorses that stabilize your spine — flexible with a stretching routine can help prevent...

    • Posted March 21, 2019
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