Saturday, January 31, 2015

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David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun,

Fructose Fuels Type 2 Diabetes

Reducing how much fructose you eat may be the best way to start managing your diabetes if your blood sugar levels are higher than you would like them to be. But don’t give up fruit.


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Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Reasons to Just Say "No" to Sodas

Heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine and alcohol are not the only life-destroying drugs available, soda beverages contain dangerous drugs too. Actually, these drinks contain a mixture of different chemicals that can do more harm than good, especially for people that experience chronic pain. Make this year the year that you say “No more... 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)|

RA & Happiness: Finding Joy By Caring For Others

A middle-aged man sat slumped over in a wheel chair in the doctor's waiting room.  I noticed an old wooden cane nearby.  The man had huge, rough-looking hands.  One of his lower legs was bandaged in gauze.

The man looked in my direction, and I smiled. "How are you, today?" I asked.  The stranger lowered his head... Read moreChevron

Teri Robert

Teri Robert, Health Guide

Author of "Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches"

Acute Migraine Treatments - What Works?

The migraine topic about which I see the most questions is whether specific acute migraine medications (the medications we use when we get a migraine) work.... Read moreChevron

posted 01/27/2015, comments (0)|

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