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What’s Broken About Health Care & How To Fix It

If you havenít noticed, our health care system in the U.S. is imploding. I mean -†things are bad. Iím a doctor, and yet, because I was diagnosed with high blood pressure in my twenties, and because my…

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Indoor Allergins: Household Cleaners

Household Chemicals There are a host of countless common household chemicals that create havoc when it comes to our indoor air quality. Formaldehyde, solvents, alcohols, dyes, and even artificial fra…

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Indoor Allergins: Mold

Mold spores are nearly everywhere, and create a number of potential health concerns from allergies to asthma, to chronic illnesses. Mold thrives on dark, moist, bacteria-laden surfaces, most often fou…

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4 Ways to Prevent Cancer

Scientific evidence suggests that about one-third of the 565,650 American cancer deaths that were expected to occur in 2008 would be related to obesity, physical inactivity, and nutrition--and thus, c…

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The Immune-Boosting Diet

Everyone's always saying what an amazingly efficient immune system we have, but if that's so true, why do we catch colds in the winter or suffer from allergies in the spring? The answer lies in oursel…

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Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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