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Obesity is Now a Disease

We, as Americans, are fat. That doesn’t mean that we are all fat; it just means that nearly 1/3 of Americans are obese and for this we pay out $147 billion annually in medical expenditures related to …

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Chiropractors & Naturopaths: Are They Dangerous?

Photo Courtesy Of:  iStockphoto/Thinkstock The medical profession has a long history of opposing alternative healing professions. While always claiming public safety as its reason for the attacks, th…

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Bad Medicine: Why Children’s Dosing Instructions are so Confusing

I don't like to take over-the-counter medicine, and I certainly don't enjoy giving it either. But on occasion, when someone (namely my child) is suffering from a sustained fever and are in desperate n…

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