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Should I Go to the Emergency Room or an Urgent Care?

Compare when you should go to the emergency room versus an urgent care when something unexpected happens.

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Top 10 Diabetic Must-Haves for Disaster Planning

In New Orleans, we are no strangers to the concept of hoping for the best while preparing for the worst during hurricane season. For diabetics, there are a few extra...

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Can You Really Freeze Your Headache Pain Away?

Natasha Smith, diagnosed in 2010 with occipital neuralgia, has suffered from debilitating headache pain almost daily for over seven years. Now, a new, nonsurgical option has left her pain-free for over...

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There is a New Olympic Ring and its Color is Purple

There is a new Olympic ring and its color is purple fading into green and yellow.

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Making Sense of Prescription Medication (Infographic)

What to look for when filling your next prescription!

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5 Tips for Diabetics to have a Safe and Healthy Summer

Below are five easy ways diabetics can beat the heat:

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Protecting the Herd Through Immunizations

A shot today can prevent an illness later. More importantly, it may also protect the entire community. Learn how immunizations can benefit everyone.

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Alternatives to Opioids in Treating Chronic Pain

Different methods are being examined when dealing with chronic pain since opioids are no longer considered an effect treatment method.

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