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Monthly Archives: November, 2012

Understanding Autism


November 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Understanding Cholesterol

November 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

New PSA Testing Recommendations Ignites Debate

Source: KIM CAROLLO (@kimcarollo) , ABC News Medical Unit Although the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently recommended against routine screening for prostate cancer for most men, a … Continue reading

November 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Good News About “Bad” Fats

Source: Rhea Li / FitDay Most people are probably aware that fat is “bad” for you. A diet high in fat is shown to cause many health problems, including heart … Continue reading

November 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Dental Work too Expensive? Go Overseas (Part 3 of 3)

Source: Victoria Colliver, Chronicle Staff Writer Dentists had pulled all but two teeth on his lower jaw, and his uppers required bridges and root canals. Paggi wanted dental implants, a … Continue reading

November 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Dental Work too Expensive? Go Overseas (Part 2 of 3)

Source:┬áVictoria Colliver, Chronicle Staff Writer Patients from wealthier countries often travel to these destinations for some sun and relaxation, plus a hip replacement, vision correction or perhaps cardiac surgery.┬áDental procedures … Continue reading

November 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

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November 22, 2012 · Leave a comment