Friday, October 24, 2014

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HealthGal

HealthGal, Health Guide

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Health and lifestyle journalist;Physician Assistant;HealthCoach;Nutritionist

Halloween Alert: Do More Tricks than Treats This Year

A new study should stop parents dead in their tracks.  It suggests that kids, as young as three, will eat pretty much any treat they are given, even if they aren't hungry. 

 

So what’s the big deal?  One of the cornerstones of weight management, and avoiding obesity, is the inherent stomach-brain... Read moreChevron

posted 10/23/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey, Health Guide

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Freelance health writer

Will My Skin Cancer Come Back?

You have completed your skin cancer treatmentand now must go back to living your life. But, before your diagnosis, you probably didn’t give cancer too much thought. Now, it seems, you can’t go very... Read moreChevron

posted 10/22/2014, comments (0)|
Jerry Kennard

The Relationship Between Self-Focus and Anxiety

Every so often we all give a little time over to the way we feel. Sometimes it’s an awareness of the way we are thinking and perhaps a flash of insight into our emotional state. Then there are the physical things like our heartbeat or breathing, various aches and pains and so on. It’s a perfectly normal process but if self-attention... Read moreChevron

Penelope James

Penelope James, Health Guide

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10 Ways to Have a Healthy Sex Life

If your 2009 was anything like mine, you’re probably feeling like you’re stumbling, rather than gliding, into a new year.  While passing through a transition phase, I like to reflect on where I’ve been and set goals for where I’m going.Read moreChevron

Charlotte Grayson, M.D.

Charlotte Grayson, M.D., Health Pro

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Internist

Five questions to ask your doctor about suppressive therapy

I see a lot of patients who take suppressive therapy with no clear understanding of why they are taking it, what the goals are of suppressive therapy and most concerning ... taking the WRONG dose!

 

I also see patients who suffer through multiple terrible outbreaks of herpes who have NEVER HEARD of suppressive... Read moreChevron