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    With a newly released report in the prestigious British Medical Journal providing credible evidence that acetaminophen is ineffective for reducing pain intensity and disability or improving short-term quality of life for people with low back pain, the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress...
     
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    The verdict is in: breakfast matters. In fact, according to an International Food Information Council Foundation survey, 93 percent of Americans agree breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And parents already know the importance of breakfast for children, who often perform better in school and are...
     
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    Research published yesterday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) demonstrates that technology invented by researchers at Oregon Health & Science University's Casey Eye Institute can improve the clinical management of the leading causes of blindness. Optical...
     
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    According to a recent poll by SERMO, the top social network exclusively for doctors, 68 percent of US physicians support legalized cannabis. SERMO polled 2,278 doctors and found that 68 percent of physicians support some form of legalized cannabis. SERMO physicians index closely to the demographics of...
     
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    Spring brings daffodil blooms and green grass – but also muddy yards, fleas and ticks, and shedding pet fur, which the family dog leaves all over the house.  Pet owners need to spring into action at this time of year. According to professional groomer Rachel Keefner of Canine Company, a...
     
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    Regular access to a good dentist is an important part of health care, but what truly makes a dentist good? For some, 'good' simply means a professional who is able to provide a range of effective treatments. In most other areas of medicine, for most patients, expertise and experience are probably enough. In...
     
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    With all the noise about foods you should or shouldn't feed your family, it can be difficult to make a confident decision while perusing those grocery store aisles. One type in particular – processed food – is often vilified in today's food environment, but that shouldn't necessarily be the...
     
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    From April 18 through 26, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation will host National Park Week. This year's theme, "Find Your Park," invites people everywhere to be a part of the Find Your Park movement and discover their own unique connections to parks and the programs managed by the...
     
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    Just like their human counterparts, our pets require regular medical attention to treat minor ailments. While common issues such as ear infections and skin allergies are rarely life-threatening, they can be unexpected and expensive. Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI) policyholders spent more than $68 million...
     
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    What makes a good death? Many people prefer not to think about death in their day-to-day lives. For most people, a good death means being physically comfortable, at peace in your own home, enjoying as many moments as possible with loved ones doing the things you love to do up until the very end. A good death is...