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General Medical

Dr. Holly Andersen: Preventing Coronary Artery Disease

By Holly S. Andersen, M.D.
Dear Dr. Andersen, I have a strong family history of coronary artery disease even though no one in my family has diabetes or obesity. Everyone who had this problem was fit and did not smoke. Maternal grandfather died in his 50’s of a sudden heart attack. His sister died of heart failure in her 60’s after having survived two heart…
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Ovarian Cancer Test Pondered, Activism Escalates; Olive Leaf Oil Helps The Heart; In a Few Years, We Might Not Mind Less Sleep

By Womens Voices for Change
September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, and with it a spate of news media attention to the disease that sees 20,000 new diagnoses per year, 62 percent of them in women over 45. As advocates prepare a September 5 march in Colorado and elsewhere to raise awareness, many are also mulling over whether a new, just-launched testing device is really…
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