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4-Way ‘Circle of Life’ for Kidney Donation

What if you could save a friend or family member's life by donating a kidney, despite the fact that you're not a match for them? A new computer algorithm called Silverstone Matchgrid is making mult…

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Eat Less Salt: A Doctor Explains Why

  “Where would we be without salt?,” asked celebrated food writer James Beard. A cardiologist’s answer to that is likely to be a wry ,"in a healthier place." Is salt actually good for you, …

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Foods and Herbs for Better Sex

Sexual energy is extra energy. Low libido may be Nature's way of conserving vitality and a message that intimacy in the relationship needs improvement. Nutritional deficiencies, stress and exhau…

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15 Ways To Protect Your Kidneys

In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), the kidneys are known as the Minister of Power because they are considered to be our most important storehouse of essential energy. Another name for the kidn…

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