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When Should I Start Being Tested for Osteoporosis?

September 2016

Q: When should I start having bone-density tests? A: A bone-density test tells you and your doctor if you have normal bone density, low bone…

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Suffering from Allergies This Spring? Fight Back

September 2016

Allergies are the 6th leading cause of chronic illness in the U.S., with an annual cost in excess of $18 billion. More than 50 million…

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Do Women Have Different Diabetes Risk Factors?

July 2016

Most risk factors for diabetes apply to both men and women: weight, inactivity, family history, race, age, high blood pressure and abnormal cholesterol and triglyceride…

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Is It Alzheimer's Disease?

June 2016

More than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer's disease, which is the most common form of dementia, accounting for 60 to 80 percent of all cases.…

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Generic Drugs vs. Brand-Name Drugs

March 2016

Are Generic Drugs as Effective as Brand-Name Drugs? A generic drug is the same as a brand-name drug in dosage, safety, strength, quality, the way…

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What Your Pharmacist Should Know About You

February 2016

"Help your pharmacist to know you and understand any limitations to your care," says the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Mary E. Kremzner, Pharm.D., M.P.H.…

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