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What can you do about yellow nails?

Last updated: 11/20/2019

Your nails can tell you a lot about your overall health. Discoloration, weakness and lifted nails all point to various illnesses that may be a result of the change in both your...

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10 Foods & Drinks To Eat To Avoid Acid Reflux Every Day

Last updated: 11/04/2019

Food is one of the greatest joys in life, but as all of us have experienced at one time or another, eating certain foods can bring discomfort. This is especially true if you're...

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Reducing Untreated Spasticity in the Elderly - Vanderbilt Discover

Last updated: 10/31/2019

Many patients and caregivers in long-term care facilities (LTCs) wrestle with the impaired function and discomfort caused by spasticity, yet a large proportion are likely not...

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Gobbling Up Yogurt, Fiber Tied to Lower Lung Cancer Risk

Last updated: 10/30/2019

Consuming more yogurt and fiber may protect against lung cancer development, a global study of nearly 1.5 million adults suggested. After adjustment for various known risk...

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Make Your Diet Greener

Last updated: 10/25/2019

Rush University Medical Center Search by Topic or Doctor's Name View by Specialty Advanced Doctor Search > Doctors at Rush Focus on You At the end of the visit, my goal is to...

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Can a Healthy Lifestyle Reduce the Risk of Dementia?

Last updated: 10/20/2019

Rush University Medical Center is taking part in a new study that aims to determine whether a combination of lifestyle changes can protect memory and thinking skills in people...

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10 Simple Ways to Improve Your Health

Last updated: 10/18/2019

Having good balance can help you avoid acute injuries (like hurting yourself in a fall) and chronic ones (overuse injuries... Excess stress can lead to serious medical...

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How do social determinants of health play out in physician practice?

Last updated: 10/12/2019

Social determinants of health – access to nutritious food, safe housing, prescription drugs and transportation to medical appointments – affect a patient’s ability to adhere to...

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What millennials need to know to stay heart-healthy

Last updated: 10/02/2019

What Millennials Need to Know About Safeguarding Their Heart Health You're never too young to start taking care of your heart. Here's why. Save this to read later. 7 Min Read...

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Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore

Last updated: 08/30/2019

Jennifer Earvolino, MD, is a primary care internal medicine physician at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. She is... When someone is having a stroke, the...

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