Cholesterol Levels May Vary By Season

March 26, 2013 by  
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Brazilian study doesn’t necessarily mean that heart attack or stroke risk rises in winter By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter     THURSDAY, March 7 (HealthDay News) — Cholesterol levels increase with winter’s arrival and drop again as warmer weather returns, a new study by Brazilian researchers suggests.   “In the winter, people should be careful […]

Just How Severe Is This Flu Season?

January 16, 2013 by  
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{thumbnail} {title} {summary} By Amanda GardnerHealthDay Reporter Wednesday, Jan. 16 (HealthDay News)? If the headlines are any indication, this year? S flu season is turning out to be a whopper. Boston and New York state have declared states of emergency, vaccine supplies are running out in spots, and some emergency departments are overwhelmed. And the […]

Flu Cases Rise Across U.S., Severe Season Feared

January 4, 2013 by  
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By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Wednesday, Jan. 4 (HealthDay News)? In Chicago, a hospital employee Describes the emergency department as? Knee-deep in flu and pneumonia cases. ? In Richmond, Va., Dr. Kenneth Lucas of the Patient First clinic says he?’s Seen a 30 percent rise in flu cases, which? Hit the fan around Christmastime? and? really […]

Foodie Friday in Season: Stone Fruit

June 17, 2012 by  
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By Olivia RassowWondering Which of your favorite? S for summer stone fruits are Considered? These varieties, named for their hard, like stone pit in the center, include peaches, plums, apricots, cherries, nectarines and. They sweeten summer picnic baskets, star in the most yummy desserts, and taste so good that you may be surprised by all […]

Foodie Friday in Season: All About Asparagus

May 18, 2012 by  
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By Olivia RassowSpring is a great time to hit the local farmer? S market, with a variety of seasonal fruits and veggies hitting their peek of perfection. Asparagus makes our list of favorite foods for spring, as it? S loaded to good-for-you benefits and can be prepared in many different (tasty!) ways. The most common […]