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Do You Have Type 2 Diabetes And Having Difficulty Controlling Your Disease??

Issue 18.17

In the past decade, cases of diabetes have skyrocketed. Having diabetes puts us at a greater risk of developing heart disease and high blood pressure. FACT: more than one out of three people in this country have abnormally high blood sugar that signals prediabetes. Diabetes is very common in people 65+ […]

Give A Gift – Volunteer For A Clinical Trial

Issue 31.16

It is said that the greatest gift is one that is given “anonymously”. Millions of people who volunteer to participate in clinical trials, or “studies” each year give this unique gift.

The individuals are rightly considered, by some, heroes in the medical community. Their gift of participation helps advance our health.

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Do You Have Type 2 Diabetes And Having Difficulty Controlling Your Disease??

Issue 13.16

In the past decade, cases of diabetes have skyrocketed. Having diabetes puts us at a greater risk of developing heart disease and high blood pressure. FACT: more than one out of three people in this country have abnormally high blood sugar that signals prediabetes. Diabetes is very common in people 65+ […]

Do You Have SHINGLES And Not The Kind On The Top Of Your Roof….?

Issue 43.15

Shingles is skin rash that is usually localized and very painful. This rash is linked to the “varicella” zoster virus which is the aftermath of the chickenpox virus and may lie dormant in your body long after you have recovered from chickenpox. This virus tucks away in the nerve cells of […]

Have You Ever Wondered How The Medications You Take Get To Market?????

Issue 33.15

Have you ever wondered how a prescription drug, non-prescription or devices makes it to the market? Well, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), through many, many years of research they have come up with a well-orchestrated process for the makers of drugs to follow.

Drug companies develop many new drugs […]

Do You Have Type 2 Diabetes And Having Difficulty Controlling Your Disease??

Issue 28.15

In the past decade, cases of diabetes have skyrocketed. Having diabetes puts us at a greater risk of developing heart disease and high blood pressure. FACT: more than one out of three people in this country have abnormally high blood sugar that signals prediabetes. Diabetes is very common in people 65+ […]

Living With Asthma?

Issue 23.15

Asthma (from the GREEK word “panting”) is a condition in which your airways narrow, swell and produce extra mucus. This can make breathing difficult and trigger coughing, wheezing, chest tightness and shortness of breath.

It is thought to be caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors. Usually its diagnosis […]

Do You Have Type 2 Diabetes And Having Difficulty Controlling Your Disease??

Issue 18.15

In the past decade, cases of diabetes have skyrocketed. Having diabetes puts us at a greater risk of developing heart disease and high blood pressure. FACT: more than one out of three people in this country have abnormally high blood sugar that signals prediabetes. Diabetes is very common in people 65+ […]

Do You Have Type 2 Diabetes And Having Difficulty Controlling Your Disease??

Issue 14.15

In the past decade, cases of diabetes have skyrocketed. Having diabetes puts us at a greater risk of developing heart disease and high blood pressure. FACT: more than one out of three people in this country have abnormally high blood sugar that signals prediabetes. Diabetes is very common in people 65+ […]

Are Clinical Trials Safe??

Issue 3.15

Have you ever wondered about enrolling in a clinical trial of a new treatment? The decision may not be easy, however without the clinical trials we would not have the life saving treatments we have the today.

A year ago, “Joe” a healthy active young man running his own business was […]