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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Added sugar: Don't get sabotaged by sweeteners Added sugar can contribute unwanted calories and aggravate health concerns. See where it may be lurking in your diet and how to cut back. Telehealth: When health care meets cyberspace From researching treatment options to emailing your doctor, see [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Snacks: How they fit into your weight-loss plan Discover creative and healthy snacks to satisfy your hunger without sabotaging your weight loss. Medical history: Compiling your medical family tree Use a special family tree to track your family's health information. EXPERT ANSWERS What is BPA? Should [...]

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Preventing a Jolt in the Night: Self-Care for Night Leg Cramps

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Night leg cramps can be an unpleasant surprise. They disrupt sleep with a jolt of pain, most often in the calf. The January issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter offers ways to prevent these painful — but typically harmless — cramps. The pain from night leg cramps [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Walking: Trim your waistline, improve your health Leg cramps during pregnancy: Preventable? Ricin poisoning Water softeners: How much sodium do they add? Calcium supplements: A risk factor for heart attack?

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

 Artificial tears: How to select eyedrops for dry eyes Night leg cramps Weaning: Tips for breast-feeding mothers Essential tremor Breast calcifications

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