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Day: December 17, 2013

Diabetes Awareness

Dr. Gary Childers, MD. American Family Care Cherry Creek Almost everyone knows someone who has diabetes. An estimated 23.6 million people in the United States—7.8 percent of the population—have diabetes, a serious, lifelong condition. (National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse) What is diabetes? Diabetes is a metabolic disorder.  Metabolism is the digestive process that the body uses …

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Cholesterol in Seniors

Posted On :  Dec 01, 2013 High cholesterol is not something we come down with, like the cold or the flu. Nor is it merely part of the food we eat. Rather, it’s a condition that arises from the complex interaction between how we eat and live and how our bodies react to those choices. …

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Fighting the High Costs of Obesity and 7 Other Secrets to Living Younger

Some surprising and not-so-surprising findings to help you ward off obesity and other ills By Deborah Kotz You’ve heard it all before: Don’t smoke, get fat, drink to excess, or skip breakfast. But how much do these health habits really factor in? Well, actually, quite a lot. In terms of healthcare costs, new research shows …

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7 myths about the flu vaccine and why you should get it anyway

(CNN) — Every year, it’s the same battle. Every year, I urge my patients to get the influenza vaccine. And every year, they come up with a bucketful of excuses why they shouldn’t. They’re afraid, they say. It hurts, they say. It doesn’t work, they say. It’ll make me sick, they say. I understand the …

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