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Jun 3

Dr. Google vs Family Doctor

Dr. Google vs Family Doctor

Is your Doctor’s last name “.com”? Is Google the first one you run to with all of your symptoms when you are under the weather? At the first sign of a headache, aching joint or a rash do you find yourself looking to Web Md? If so, then you have probably been diagnosed with a […]

Apr 15

Lose 30 pounds this year!

Lose 30 pounds this year!

Who doesn’t love an ice cold Coca Cola Classic on a hot summer day? Root Beer floats are as American as the bald Eagle. Saying no to these delights often takes great will power, and sometimes, we just don’t want to. The United States ranks first among countries in soft drink consumption. Vending machines fill […]

Mar 26

A Dose of Laughter

A Dose of Laughter

Studies show Solomon wasn’t pulling a fast one or writing an analogy when he said in Proverbs 17:22, “a cheerful heart is good medicine.” Norman Cousins, a well known author, professor and world peace advocate was diagnosed in 1964 with a debilitating spinal disease and was given one in 500 chances of survival. After checking […]

Nov 25

New Heart Health Guidelines

New Heart Health Guidelines

After decades of cajoling Americans to know their cholesterol level and get it down as low as possible, the nation’s leading heart specialists are changing course. Cholesterol is still important. But new guidelines published recently throw out the notion that a specific blood cholesterol level should automatically trigger treatment with cholesterol-lowering drugs. Also out the […]

Oct 8

Diabetes: What is it?

Diabetes: What is it?

Diabetes, is known as diabetes mellitus; a lifelong chronic disease and metabolism disorder. Your metabolism regulates how the body uses and digests food for growth and energy. The majority of the food we eat is broken down into glucose. Glucose is a type of sugar in the blood – it is the main source of […]