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Are Your Medications Causing You Sun Sensitivity?

Did you know that medication can also cause sun sensitivity? Medication-induced sun sensitivity occurs when the combination of sunlight and certain medications causes inflammation of the skin.

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Leadless Cardiac Pacemaker Changes Lives

Cardiac pacemakers monitor the heart and provide electrical pulses to the heart when it beats too slowly.

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Spring Clean Your Medicine Cabinet

When you’re elbow deep in cleaning your house, garage and storage areas this spring, don’t forget about one commonly overlooked area – your medicine cabinet.

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Do you Know Where your Healthcare Dollars are Going?

Increased health insurance coverage is just one part of the story. As patients face higher deductibles and increased out-of-pocket costs, they are also looking harder at where their money is...

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Ochsner’s Views on Tobacco Align with CVS Caremark Decision to Discontinue Tobacco Sales

On February 5, 2014, CVS Caremark announced that it will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at its more than 7,600 CVS/pharmacy stores across the U.S. by October 1, 2014, making CVS...

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