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Prescription Drugs Have Killed More Than All US Wars Combined

Prescription Drugs Have Killed More Than All US Wars Combined

by Crystal (SU)
You might think it’s more dangerous to engage in warfare than take prescription drugs. But the opposite is true.

How Your Primary Care Physician Can Coordinate Your Care

How Your Primary Care Physician Can Coordinate Your Care

by Crystal (SU)
Your primary care physician is your main contact person for good health and medical care, so choosing a doctor and building a relationship with them is crucial to your health. Your primary care doctor is the person in charge of seeing that you get the proper medical care when you fall ill, get injured, or just wake up one morning feeling that something is wrong.

The Health Numbers That Actually Matter

The Health Numbers That Actually Matter

by Crystal (SU)
Health sometimes seems to be all about the numbers: Your weight, age, body mass index (BMI), and blood sugar levels, plus your consumption of calories, grams of sugar, fat, protein, etc.

How Overactivity and Overtraining Can Damage Your Thyroid

How Overactivity and Overtraining Can Damage Your Thyroid

by Crystal (SU)
Your thyroid is located in your neck, and it produces two important hormones: thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3). These hormones are involved in proper metabolism, growth, body temperature, and heart rate.

What Are the Health Effects of Working Remotely?

What Are the Health Effects of Working Remotely?

by Yenny (SU)
For those of us who commute to work every day, it’s always an adventure. Not only can the D.C.-area commute take its literal and proverbial “toll,” but it also can impact that elusive work-life balance you were promised during your orientation.

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