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articles by: Dr. Andrew Lange

Health News: Week in Review

Health News Week in Review Week of June 10, 2011 This week we look at bacteria resistant to antibiotics and how you can protect yourself, AIDS at 30 years, Changing Brain Cells into Heart Cel…

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STDs Without Having Sex?

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be transmitted without sex, that is, without intercourse. Even grandma kissing you at Christmas might pass on cold sores (a herpes virus). Venereal disease…

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Food Allergies May Trigger Asthma Attacks

Food allergies (FAs) may increase the risk for asthma attacks. The results of a study were reported in the November issue of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. "Our study suggests that…

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What An Addict (Or An Alcoholic) Really Needs

September is National Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Month. Addiction is a complicated issue and does not fit neatly into a medical answer. I've treated addictions for many years and have a…

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How Thyroid Medications Can Harm Your Thyroid

Many people with thyroid disease have trouble getting well. The majority of hypothyroid disease is actually an autoimmune disease called Hashimoto thyroiditis. As an autoimmune disease, Hashimoto th…

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Is Deep Breathing Really Good for You?

Many methods of relaxation teach us to breath deeply, exhaling "stale" air, and emphasize a need to get "fresh air." The Lamaze method of breathing for women while undergoing labor has taught us t…

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Simple Ways to Treat Arthritis

Most articles on arthritis try to recommend drug treatments rather than natural ways you can help your body heal. Both Orthodox and Alternative treatments have shown success in treating the sympto…

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How Do I Handle My Arthritis?

The first step in understanding arthritis is finding out what specific type of arthritis you have. This can be done through several tests which differentiate the causes and will help to develop a …

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Introverts Anonymous: Recovery for Serious People

This past week, I went to see the Red Book of C.G. Jung, the father of analytical psychology, at the Rubin Museum in New York. The Red Book is Jung's personal copy of paintings and hand written ob…

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The Mysterious Disease of Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga has admitted to being diagnosed with a borderline positive case of lupus, which runs in her family. It would appear that Lady Gaga could have a difficult problem to deal with. So what is…

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about Dr. Andrew Lange

Dr. Andrew Lange served as Chair of the Department of Homeopathic Medicine and Supervising Clinical Physician at Bastyr University in Seattle. He is the author of Getting to the Root: Treating the Deepest Source of Disease. He is the Medical Director at www.saveonlabs.com and practices in Boulder, Colorado. For more information go to www.andrewlange.com.

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