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The CDC Warns of the Dangers of Superbug CRE

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Centers for Disease Control epidemiologists are warning people about a nightmare bacteria called carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, or CRE. Of the patients who come down with the bacteria infection, half die. The superbug first came on to the scene two years ago. The Centers for Disease Control […]

What is a SMAS Facelift?

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Years ago a facelift procedure consisted of only tightening the skin, and skin is meant to stretch. When only skin is tightened, it is just a matter of time before everything will return to the way it was, possibly in a year or less. Additionally […]

Government Dietary Report Eases Up on Cholesterol

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The Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Agriculture are making a surprising adjustment to the federal publication “Dietary Guidelines for Americans.” Published every five years, the 2015 issue states the previously recommended limited intake of cholesterol is no long in place. […]

USDA Approves Genetically Modified Apples

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture has given the approval for the first genetically modified apples in the U.S. The main appeal of these modified apples is that they won’t turn brown when slicing or if they are bruised. Okanagan Specialty Fruits out of Canada has […]

Health Experts Point Out Signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder

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Health experts are shining light on seasonal affective disorder. Known as SAD, the disorder involves battling seasonal depression, especially in the winter months when daylight exposure is lessened. Seasonal affective disorder tends to come about when a person’s circadian rhythm is thrown off due to […]