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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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Hopefully they'll have some vegan ones. I'll tell my daughter to look for them as she lives in NYC. …