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Aluminum and Alzheimer’s: The Connection Gets Stronger!

Most people like aluminum. It is light and strong. The mineral salts are found in all antiperspirants. But is there an aluminum and Alzheimer's association.

JAMA Study Proves Sunscreens ARE Absorbed into Bloodstream

What Is the Best Diet?

Should You Take Turmeric to Ease Pain?

Will Your Cracked Fingertips Heal With Manuka Honey?

Long Lasting Shoulder Pain After Flu Shot

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How You Can Save Money on Medicines

Prices of prescription drugs have been rising at a rapid rate. Find out how you can save money on medicines and share your tips with other listeners.

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What to Do If Thyroid Treatment Doesn’t Work for You

People who find that the standard thyroid treatment doesn't resolve all their symptoms of hypothyroidism may wish to discuss combination therapy.
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