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Chronic Wounds: How Self-care Can Help Speed Healing

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Optimal self-care for patients with chronic wounds includes dressing changes, good nutrition, and recognizing warning signs of infection.
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The Rise of Non-dairy Milk – Are Cows Getting the Boot?

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There is no robust evidence on the detriments of cow’s milk but it has health benefits that non-dairy milk does not.
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4 Steps to Speed Up Muscle Recovery After a Workout

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Here are 4 natural but science-based tips to speed up your post-workout muscle recovery and help you meet your fitness goals sooner.
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Lecithin Supplements: Understanding the Risks and Benefits

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Before you take lecithin supplements, you should weigh the lack of credible evidence of benefits against scientific literature that suggests safety concerns.
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Here’s How You Can Make Fitness a Lasting Habit

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Integrate fitness into your daily routine. If working out becomes a part of your schedule, you are more likely to make it a lasting habit.
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1200 Foods That Confuse and Amuse You

If you love to read about exotic foods that confuse and amuse, such as spoon worms and Singing Hinnies, then in this little gem of a book will delight you.
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Why Is Vitamin B12 So Important?

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Vitamin B12's metabolic reach includes DNA synthesis, hemoglobin production, & nerve function. Perhaps that's why body stores are huge relative to daily intake.
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10 Smart Ways to Enjoy a Healthy Holiday Season

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Here are ten simple things you can do to make this a happy and healthy holiday season.
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Antioxidants and Free Radicals: Hope or Hype?

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The results of studies examining the impact of antioxidants and free radicals on health are mixed showing benefits and harm for both.
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Healthy Eating Tips for Nurses & Doctors Who Work Long Hours

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Fast food options and easy access to processed foods make nearly impossible for doctors and nurses working long hours to develop a healthy eating routine.
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What You Need to Know About the Keto Diet

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The keto diet is a low carb, high fat, moderate protein diet that forces the body to burn fats for energy creating ketosis. It's effective for weight loss.
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Healthy Life Extended by Eight Years in a Landmark Study

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We know we can extend healthy life using readily available medications and a team-based, systematic approach. But, do we have the will to do it?