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What Makes Them Tic? The Facts about Tourette Syndrome

Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, M.D. - 5/13/2021

Tics are key to the diagnosis of Tourette Syndrome. They are involuntary or semi-voluntary, sudden, brief, intermittent, repetitive movements or noises.

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Uninsured Older Americans Have Worse Cancer Outcomes than Medicare Beneficiaries

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA - 5/11/2021

Study shows a dose-response effect on survival that varies by the robustness of insurance coverage. Uninsured have the worst cancer outcomes.

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These 5 Simple Techniques Can Help You Manage Stress

Ilchi Lee - 5/7/2021

These traditional Asian medicine techniques are exercises in mindfulness, an approach that scientific studies show helps to manage stress.

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Sleep Apnea: New Treatment Options You Should Know About

David P. White, MD - 4/27/2021

One obstacle to diagnosis of sleep apnea is patient fear of treatment options. They may not know that patient-centric options are available.

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