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Science Reveals Simple Steps to Health — 4 Latest Examples

The health break­throughs we need don’t have to come from a high tech research lab. Four recent sci­en­tif­ic arti­cles under­score the val­ue of com­mon sense and pub­lic health approach­es. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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More Bad News About Anti-Depressants

New research shows a 50% to 75% increase in gas­troin­testi­nal bleed­ing among those tak­ing anti­de­pres­sants, even when the drugs are tak­en for as lit­tle as 7 days. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Dangerous Drugs That Put Seniors At Risk

Guest arti­cle from Drug­watch, a con­sumer watch­dog web­site, on the dan­gers of cer­tain pre­scrip­tion med­ica­tions for seniors. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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The Fourth Leading Cause of Death in the U.S.

The FDA tracks adverse drug reac­tions in the Unit­ed States and ranks them as the 4th lead­ing cause of death. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Harmful Gut Bacteria Contribute to Your Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain

Take advan­tage of the lat­est research that links altered gut bac­te­ria to fibromyal­gia and chron­ic pain. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Find a Good Pharmacist

An inter­view with a phar­ma­cist cov­er­ing the impor­tance of estab­lish­ing a rela­tion­ship with a good phar­ma­cist as part of your health­care team. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Your Health Manifesto

Being healthy today isn’t easy. You have to take an active role in fight­ing back against the soci­etal trends that con­spire to make you less healthy than you could be. Arm your­self with these pow­er­ful ideas to help you take con­trol of your health. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Drugs That Can Destroy Your Hearing

The Cen­ter for Hear­ing and Com­mu­ni­ca­tion pub­lish­es an impor­tant book­let list­ing those drugs that are known to have a neg­a­tive effect on your sense of hear­ing. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Sickness Cartel Shows No Signs of Slowing

If you’re try­ing to be healthy (and who isn’t?) you need to be aware of the alliance of large drug com­pa­nies, insur­ance com­pa­nies, hos­pi­tal sys­tems, med­ical orga­ni­za­tions, and large food pro­duc­ers that prof­it from sick­ness. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Pain Drugs Linked to Hearing Loss in Men

Be aware — many of the most com­mon­ly used drugs have been shown to dam­age to your hear­ing. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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