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Nutritional Supplements that Help--and Hurt--Your Health
Consuming nutritional supplements can be great if you aren’t getting enough calories, protein, vitamins, etc. — but too much can also put a person at risk for malnutrition.
Is it Safe to Take Expired Calcium, Magnesium or Zinc?
If you find expired supplements in your medicine cabinet, there's likely no risk in taking them, but you should still throw them out.
My TSH Says I’m Fine – Now What?
Besides T3, T4, and TSH, what other thyroid tests should my doctor perform? Your TSH, and even your T3 and T4 tests, don’t always give the full picture.
Can You Get Herpes From...? Your Questions Answered
First of all, don’t panic. Learn just how the herpes virus is transmitted and whether you’re at risk from things like toilet seats and towels.
How Do People With RA Work A Full-time Job?
'I sometimes can't help but feel like: What is wrong with me? Is it just me? Does anybody else feel this way? What kind of jobs do people with RA have?'
What is Neurobion Forte?
A reader asks about taking Neurobion Forte in place of mecobalamine and folic acid after a stroke. Here's what you should know.
Can the Flu Make My RA Symptoms Worse?
When you have rheumatoid arthritis, getting a cold or the flu can add stress to your immune system and make your symptoms worse.
What Does It Mean To Have Decreased Lung Capacity?
Lung capacity can be drastically decreased by respiratory conditions like COPD and asthma. Learn more about the complications of having a reduced lung volume.