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Flu Season | Stay Healthy This Year: 6 Tips for Avoiding Cold and Flu

January 29, 2015
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WebMD Feature
By Suz Redfearn
Reviewed By Brunilda Nazario, MD

People who are exposed to cold and flu germs every day — doctors, paramedics, teachers — know a thing or two about how to stay healthy when everyone around them is sick. Their suggestions can help you, too.

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How to Take Action to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

January 27, 2015
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By: Lauren Lange MSH,RD,LD/N

Good news! It is proven that type 2 Diabetes is preventable! In general, watching your weight, staying active & eating healthy can lessen your risk of type 2 diabetes.

Everyone knows “to eat right & exercise” in […]

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Understanding Diabetes

January 12, 2015
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Diabetes General Information

Diabetes is a disorder that affects the body’s metabolism, and causes problems with the way the body digests food for growth and energy. When affected by Diabetes, the pancreas produces little to no insulin, or the cells of the body do not […]

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Ebola outbreak in Africa

April 8, 2014
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For months now, in the villages of southeast Guinea, cases of Ebola have gone undiagnosed. In March of this year, the World Health Organization finally got the news. By this point Ebola had claimed the lives of 29 people in the area.

The organization has released multiple statements […]

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