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Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment in Cancer

An Opportunity for Improvement Laura J. Esserman , MD, MBA1; Ian M. Thompson Jr, MD2; Brian Reid, MD, PhD3 Over the past 30 years, awareness and screening have led to an emphasis on early diagnosis of cancer. Although the goals … Continue reading

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Gut bacteria May Play a Role in Alzheimer’s Disease

New research from Lund University in Sweden has shown that intestinal bacteria can accelerate the development of Alzheimer’s disease. According to the researchers behind the study, the results open up the door to new opportunities for preventing and treating the … Continue reading

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8 Things Your Pooping Habits Say About You

 Let’s talk about poop—seriously. It’s something we’ve talked about before, so chances are, you already know when your movements look or smell weird (if you need a refresher, here are 7 things your poop says about you). But what about … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: 10 Steps to Natural Health + Wellness

     Mainstream medicine appears suddenly poised to differentiate and define an entirely new human organ:  the Mesentary, also called the Omentum.  Using common sense, critical observation, and a conceptual shift from the accepted medical paradigm, researchers have  discovered that the … Continue reading

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Tis the Season… for Bone Broth!

  So, you’ve made a New Year’s resolution to travel more, and one to eat better. Good news: those goals are entirely compatible. Almost every culture incorporates restorative foods into its cuisine as much for their delicious flavors as for … Continue reading

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Mammography versus Thermography for Breast Cancer Detection

According to breastcancer.org, one in eight women will develop breast cancer in the U.S. alone. The trick to surviving this unfortunate disease, is early detection. Luckily, there are several options available to detect cancer cells in the body. Some people … Continue reading

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Homeopathic Teething Gels May Pose Risk

Parents should throw away any homeopathic teething tablets and gels they may be using, since they may pose a risk to infants and children, the Food and Drug Administration is warning. The products are manufactured or distributed by CVS, Hyland’s … Continue reading

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How to Stay Compassionately Engaged…

  Five Ways to Avoid ‘Bad-News Fatigue’ and Stay Compassionately Engaged by Shannon Sexton Like many people in the yoga community, I want to take a stand against violence, injustice, and divisive rhetoric in the world. But I’m ashamed to … Continue reading

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RIEDS Guest Lecture: Radical Remedies

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Rhode Island Support Group Individuals with EDS have a defect in their connective tissue, the tissue that provides support to many body parts such as the skin, muscles and ligaments. The fragile skin and unstable joints found … Continue reading

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Summer Recipe Alert

Cold Avocado and Cucumber Soup

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