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Things to keep in mind before starting the Atkins Diet
Atkins and low carb diets rated the lowest by 100 dieticians in recent study
Insurance companies hesitant to pay for Weight Loss Surgery
Drug companies use detail prescribing profiles to push their product
Birth Control pill CAUSES cervical cancer and ovarian cancer
(doesn't prevent it)
Physical activity slows aging process
Exercise more important than being 'thin'
(new 11 year study!)
Lipitor/zocor damages immunity and warning on HRT!
Fat and Fit
- Fitness determines health not SIZE
People on Anti Depressants have less heart attacks
New Bariatric surgery site has non medical corporate connections
Vasectomy and prostate cancer
How safe is Botox?
Since 2002, Botox has not been recommended for those with MS or neurological illness.
Sign an internet petition - get more junk mail!
X-Ray on Steroids - save or kill?
Measure bodyfat with Tanita?
Not if you want it accurate!
New Arthritis Guidelines
Caution on Kava
Chemotherapy for cancer - why or why not?
Lasik risks you may not have heard about
Zocor (cholesterol reducer drug) caused cancer in rats
Interview with a vaccine scientist
Say NO to tanning if you don't want cancer
Mammograms do NOT help in preventing death from Breast Cancer! New studies!
Fresno clinic - gastric bypass too dangerous for us!