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Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

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Writer, Advocate, Photographer

#ChronicLife Twitter Event: No Longer Silent

Trended nationally for hours
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15,491,975 Impressions. Yes, that's MILLION!

 

One of the challenges we have as people with rheumatoid arthritis and other types of chronic illnesses is the feeling of being invisible. Of not being part of a greater whole. Of... Read moreChevron

posted 05/20/2015, comments (0)|
Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Tracy Davenport, Ph.D., Health Guide

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Author and parent and expert on the impact of disease on families

Talk To Your Kids About Food Choices

The American Journal of Preventative Medicine (2015) just... Read moreChevron

posted 05/20/2015, comments (0)|
Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

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Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Frequently Asked Questions about Celebrex

Although Celebrex (celecoxib) is no longer marketed on television or in magazines, this selective anti-inflammatory medication is commonly prescribed and very useful for certain individuals.  Knowing the answers to these frequently asked question about Celebrex may help you decide to talk to your doctor about whether it is right for... Read moreChevron

posted 05/20/2015, comments (0)|
John Bottrell

John Bottrell, Health Pro

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A Registered Respiratory Therapist and asthmatic

Inhaler vs. Nebulizer: Which One is Better for COPD?

One of the best ways of controlling COPD is by inhaling COPD medicine.  To do this, some use an inhaler with a spacer, some use a nebulizer, and some use both.  So which one is the best way to deliver COPD medicine to your lungs?


To learn about inhalers, check out my post... Read moreChevron

posted 05/19/2015, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

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Nutritionist & Caregiver

Celiac Disease: Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

One of the traditions handed down by my mom was baking cookies with my kids.  It's not an every day thing but a fun treat to have occasionally.  My kids loved the time we spent baking, talking and tasting the yummy concoctions.   When we first learned we needed to pull wheat from our daughter's diet, I worried the baking fun... Read moreChevron

posted 05/18/2015, comments (0)|

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