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Listen To Our Podcast: 836 Foods for Weight Control (Archive)


Tune in to our radio show on your local public radio station, or sign up for the podcast and listen at your leisure. Here's what it's about: For years we have been told that all calories are equal. In theory,...

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Are You Taking a Deadly Drug Combination?


Most people know not to mix bleach and ammonia. Combining these cleaning products creates deadly chlorine gas. Occasionally an overzealous housecleaner forgets to read a label or overlooks this interaction with tragic results. Mixing medications can be equally disastrous. An...

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Is Hubby's Nightcap Ruining Her Sleep?


Q. My husband frequently has a nightcap before going to bed. He says Scotch relaxes him and helps him fall asleep. The only trouble is that he frequently wakes up in the middle of the night and then has a...

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Eggshells for Teen with Brittle Bones


Q. I am 17 years old and was recently diagnosed with osteoporosis due to anorexia. I am hesitant to start taking a drug for osteoporosis because it seems that it can have bad side effects. Have you heard about any...

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Problems with Atenolol


Q. My father takes atenolol to control his blood pressure. He has had terrible difficulties with respiration in addition to low-grade depression and lack of energy. Is there an alternative class of drugs that he could try? He is by...

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Calming a Child's Nighttime Cough


Q. Our family has had several bouts of respiratory infections this fall. Our 5-year-old daughter is still coughing through the night and keeping everyone awake. We tried over-the-counter cough remedies but they didn't make much difference. My wife worries they...

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Erasing Spider Veins


Q. I developed a skin condition on my lower leg for which my dermatologist recommended skin cream with 20 percent urea (OTC). The area was near some spider veins, and during the course of treatment the spider veins faded where...

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