Friday, January 30, 2015

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James Thompson, MD

James Thompson, MD, Health Pro

Board Certified Allergist and Asthma Specialist

Does Shellfish Allergy Mean Iodine Allergy? The Answer May Surprise You

Do you avoid shellfish because of iodine allergy?

Have you avoided foods or certain medications that contain iodine because of shellfish allergy?

Did you know many types of seafood, in addition to shellfish, contain iodine?

Did you... Read moreChevron

posted 01/28/2015, comments (0)|
Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

Writer, Advocate, Photographer

A Dream for RA in the Future

What if RA was recognized as the medical emergency many doctors feel it is? What would that look like?


We all hope for a future where RA is cured, but that wouldn’t make much of a post. So let’s pretend that the cure is within... Read moreChevron

posted 01/28/2015, comments (0)|
Kathi  MacNaughton

Kathi MacNaughton, Health Pro

Living with Asthma

What You Need to Know If You Get the Flu This Year

If you go out in public very often or come into contact with other people this winter, there's a good chance you're going to get the flu. Why? The fact is, this year's flu season is going to be severe. And even if you had your flu shot, you may not be protected.


The reason is because the most common flu virus circulating... Read moreChevron

posted 01/16/2015, comments (0)|

Maryee, Health Guide

I am in my mid-40s, have kids, work full-time, & manage our home.

Addictive Additives in Food

We have a tremendous obesity problem in our country today, with one in every three adults being either overweight or obese. It seems odd to me that no other generation in our lifetime faced this in such incredible numbers. There has to be something to this that has come about in recent decades. It makes me think that with the introduction of... Read moreChevron

posted 07/28/2014, comments (0)|
Ellen Schnakenberg

Ellen Schnakenberg, Health Guide

Patient educator and advocate

Migraine and Headache Awareness Blog Challenge 22 - Watching Over Me

Migraine and my other comorbid conditions such as Sjogren’s syndrome, lupus, dystonia and spinal disease, make it difficult for me to do the... Read moreChevron

posted 06/22/2014, comments (0)|

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