Tuesday, January 27, 2015

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Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

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Writer, Advocate, Photographer

Health Costs Getting You Down? Join HealthCentral Twitter Chat

Do you have questions about managing medication costs? Do you have experiences that might help others? The financial side of living with RA can be a real challenge and HealthCentral is committed to helping you through it.

 

Join us on Twitter this Thursday at 2 PM ET for a #HealthTipsChat on dealing with the financial side... Read moreChevron

posted 01/26/2015, comments (0)|
Ann Bartlett

Ann Bartlett, Health Guide

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Wellness Center Owner, living with type 1 diabetes

Diabetes, Thyroid and Weight Gain

Weight can be a problem for anyone and especially for someone with diabetes. That wobbling blood sugar can mean that you eat more often and injected insulin has been known to add to the problem of weight gain.... Read moreChevron

posted 01/12/2015, comments (0)|
Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro

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Registered Dietitian and Licensed Nutritionist

Dehydration and Low Blood Pressure

I realize your bigger concern tends to be how to LOWER high blood pressure, but today I want to touch on the reverse so you are aware of this potential problem.

 

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posted 12/18/2014, comments (0)|
Maryee

Maryee, Health Guide

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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)|
Melanie Thomassian

Melanie Thomassian, Health Pro

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Dietitian

Detox Diets: Are They A Good Idea?

With the start of 2012, you may have made a pledge to shed the extra pounds you've gain over the last year.

Recently, I've heard a lot of people saying they intend to go on a "detox diet," as soon as the New Year begins.

But, is that a wise move?

For the most part, the only thing detox products help you to... Read moreChevron

posted 12/31/2011, comments (0)|