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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES 7 signs and symptoms not to ignore Some subtle symptoms — such as shortness of breath — could be red flags for more serious problems. Take note of these signs. Over-the-counter weight-loss pills: Do they work? Many weight-loss pills are readily available at your local drugstore. [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Atkins Diet: What's behind the claims? Get the details on this popular low-carbohydrate eating plan, including potential weight loss, health benefits and risks. Strength training: Get stronger, leaner, healthier Want to reduce body fat, increase lean muscle mass and burn calories more efficiently? Strength training to [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Tips for dining in or out safely when you have food allergies Having a food allergy means taking precautions at mealtime. Learn about safe food handling and preparation when you're at home or away. Medication errors: Cut your risk with these tips Medication errors and mistakes [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Hepatitis C and baby boomers Millions of baby boomers have the hepatitis C virus and don't know it. Highly effective treatment is available, so get tested. Belly fat in men: Why weight loss matters Guys, carrying extra weight around your middle can be risky. Find out [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Menopause hormone therapy: Pros and cons Hormone therapy can provide effective relief from menopause symptoms. Talk with your doctor to weigh your personal risks and benefits. Best sunscreen: Understand sunscreen options With so many types of sunscreen out there, it can be hard to know which [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Sunburn Although the temperature is rising, making sunburn more likely, you can still get burned on cool or cloudy days. Find out which remedies really work. Understand food labels to avoid allergic reactions Perhaps you or a family member has a food allergy, or you're cooking [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Tai chi: A gentle way to fight stress The gentle movements of tai chi reduce stress and offer other health benefits. Back pain at work: Preventing pain and injury Whether it's dull or sharp, back pain can make it hard to concentrate on your job. Learn [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Lyme disease Grassy and heavily wooded areas can be home to ticks, which can carry Lyme disease. Get tips on prevention and how to spot the telltale signs. Tips for dining in or out safely when you have food allergies Preparing meals carefully is vital when [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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