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Preventing Poison Ivy from Spreading

Poison ivy is one of the most common forms of allergic contact dermatitis in the United States, affecting up to 50 million people annually. Approximately 50 percent of the adult…

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Antibiotics for the Common Cold?

Should antibiotics be prescribed for the common cold? The question is not an uncommon one, especially during the winter months when colds spread more easily because of close contact between…

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Realistic Goals Must Be Set to Lose Weight

When starting any weight loss program, realistic goals need to be set. Ask yourself how much weight is realistic for you to lose and keep off? And, keep in mind…

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Strep Throat Incidents Increase During Cold Weather

Strep throat, or streptococcal pharyngitis, is an infection of the throat and tonsils caused by the group A streptococcus bacteria. Although strep throat can occur anytime of the year, the…

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Adult Onset Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease that is on the rise in the United States. There are two main types of the disease – type 1, also known as juvenile-onset diabetes or…

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Learn How To Purchase Prescription Medication For Less

Unfortunately, you are not alone. The high cost of prescription drugs is a nationwide problem faced by many. There are multiple reasons for this problem, but there are also several…

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Causes of a Chronic Cough

Chronic cough is a very frustrating and aggravating problem. It may or may not be related to allergies. However, if we are persistent enough in our efforts, we can almost…

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Lyme Disease Uncommon In Louisiana

Lyme disease is an illness caused by a bacteria transmitted to humans through the bite of a deer tick – a small pinhead sized tick normally found in the northeastern…

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