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Is your 'doctor' really an M.D.?

Is your 'doctor' really an M.D.?

From a teenager posing as a physician to a chiropractor practicing "pastoral medicine," some people sound like doctors, but they're not. What initials should you look for after your doctor's name?


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Is your 'doctor' really an M.D.?
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Is your 'doctor' really an M.D.?

From a teenager posing as a physician to a chiropractor practicing "pastoral medicine," some people sound like doctors, but they're not. A report on ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 30, 2016 10:09 a.m. | Is your 'doctor' really an M.D.? Comments 0 Comments
How families can keep the Sabbath when the world interferes
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How families can keep the Sabbath when the world interferes

Keeping the Sabbath isn't optional, at least not in God's book. But observing the day of rest prescribed in the 10 Commandments can ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 29, 2016 10:39 a.m. | How families can keep the Sabbath when the world interferes Comments 0 Comments
Why you sleep better in your own bed
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Why you sleep better in your own bed

New research shows why we feel groggy while traveling even if we're in the same time zone. It's because our brains refuse to ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 28, 2016 7:59 a.m. | Why you sleep better in your own bed Comments 0 Comments
5 ways to let go of haunting words from your past
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5 ways to let go of haunting words from your past

Struggling to forget “those things which are behind” is perhaps one of the most tragic things that unites the human race. » Read More
Posted: apr. 28, 2016 6:59 a.m. | 5 ways to let go of haunting words from your past Comments 0 Comments
20 nondieting weight loss tips
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20 nondieting weight loss tips

If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. » Read More
Posted: apr. 28, 2016 6:49 a.m. | 20 nondieting weight loss tips Comments 0 Comments
Can you be both fit and fat?
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Can you be both fit and fat?

Mirna Valerio, a Georgia teacher and coach, is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs — to the best of her knowledge — between 245-250 pounds. » Read More
Posted: apr. 27, 2016 6:09 a.m. | Can you be both fit and fat? Comments 0 Comments
Suicide rates spike in adolescent girls, women
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Suicide rates spike in adolescent girls, women

Suicide is on the rise in America, and two groups in particular show a significant spike: middle-aged whites and adolescent girls. » Read More
Posted: apr. 26, 2016 11:37 a.m. | Suicide rates spike in adolescent girls, women Comments 0 Comments
Why we should have quit sugar 40 years ago
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Why we should have quit sugar 40 years ago

Processed sugar, research increasingly suggests, makes us prematurely old, wrinkly and obese. But its position as Public Health Enemy No. 1 is relatively new, despite ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 26, 2016 2:59 a.m. | Why we should have quit sugar 40 years ago Comments 0 Comments
Eat like a queen and live longer
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Eat like a queen and live longer

When Queen Elizabeth was born in 1926, the average British woman could expect to live about 70 years. The British monarch turned 90 last Thursday ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 25, 2016 6:09 a.m. | Eat like a queen and live longer Comments 0 Comments
Twins used their ADHD to become millionaires
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Twins used their ADHD to become millionaires

Twin brothers Mark and Mike Patey, both dyslexic, both diagnosed with ADHD and both inclined to get into trouble at school, were determined to prove ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 23, 2016 8:09 p.m. | Twins used their ADHD to become millionaires Comments 0 Comments
15 power foods to eat while pregnant
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15 power foods to eat while pregnant

Do you wish the old wives’ tale of eating for two while pregnant was actually true? Why is it that you feel famished so often ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 20, 2016 6:09 a.m. | 15 power foods to eat while pregnant Comments 0 Comments
Is artificial turf giving athletes cancer?
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Is artificial turf giving athletes cancer?

It looks beautiful even in winter, repels insects and never needs mowing, but artificial turf used on sports fields is beginning to raise questions about ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 20, 2016 6:09 a.m. | Is artificial turf giving athletes cancer? Comments 0 Comments
How to recognize hunger and fullness
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How to recognize hunger and fullness

Sitting in a reclined adirondack chair, facing west, I found myself taking deeper-than-normal breaths, breathing in the salty, humid air. My skin was warm from ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 18, 2016 6:09 a.m. | How to recognize hunger and fullness Comments 0 Comments
How meditation improves health
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How meditation improves health

To be healthier, you can exercise vigorously for an hour five times a week, banish sugar from the pantry and consume alarming quantities of kale ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 18, 2016 6:09 a.m. | How meditation improves health Comments 0 Comments
Diabetes on 'relentless march' across world
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Diabetes on 'relentless march' across world

Recent news that obesity is now a bigger problem than malnutrition has a troubling corollary: Diabetes is surging dangerously, too. » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2016 10:09 a.m. | Diabetes on 'relentless march' across world Comments 0 Comments
The sport with the most concussions (hint: it's not football)
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The sport with the most concussions (hint: it's not football)

Although football gets all the bad press, it's not the cause of most concussions in the United States. Horseback riding is. » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2016 6:09 a.m. | The sport with the most concussions (hint: it's not football) Comments 0 Comments
How a day off of school earned me a new running partner
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How a day off of school earned me a new running partner

On a recent morning, my husband woke up feeling a little under the weather and decided to take a sick day. After an assessment of ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 11, 2016 6:10 a.m. | How a day off of school earned me a new running partner Comments 0 Comments
Are you talking yourself out of a healthy lifestyle?
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Are you talking yourself out of a healthy lifestyle?

While driving to an unfamiliar place, have you ever found yourself squinting to read road signs as you search for the next place to turn ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 11, 2016 6:10 a.m. | Are you talking yourself out of a healthy lifestyle? Comments 0 Comments
Are you an apple or a pear? Your shape may determine your health
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Are you an apple or a pear? Your shape may determine your health

Dr. J. Brent Muhlestein, a cardiologist and expert heart researcher, didn't expect a recent study that he helped author to hit so close to ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 11, 2016 6:10 a.m. | Are you an apple or a pear? Your shape may determine your health Comments 0 Comments
Should you stop using baby powder?
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Should you stop using baby powder?

A thousand women are suing Johnson & Johnson, saying the company knew its iconic Johnson's Baby Powder caused cancer yet covered up the risk. A ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 10, 2016 2:19 a.m. | Should you stop using baby powder? Comments 0 Comments
The bystander's dilemma: How society can help Bad Samaritans become good
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The bystander's dilemma: How society can help Bad Samaritans become good

It’s raining, you’re late, and a car ahead of you just spun off the road and slammed into a tree. As steam hisses ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 10, 2016 1:39 a.m. | The bystander's dilemma: How society can help Bad Samaritans become good Comments 0 Comments
Do the dying live longer at home or in hospitals?
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Do the dying live longer at home or in hospitals?

Most Americans would rather die at home than in a hospital, and new research suggests that the terminally ill are not only more comfortable in ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 06, 2016 6:09 a.m. | Do the dying live longer at home or in hospitals? Comments 0 Comments
People on both sides of abortion debate recoil at Trump's 'punishment' remark
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People on both sides of abortion debate recoil at Trump's 'punishment' remark

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump stumbled into political quicksand last week, alienating people on both sides of the abortion debate by saying women who obtain abortions ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 05, 2016 7:09 a.m. | People on both sides of abortion debate recoil at Trump's 'punishment' remark Comments 0 Comments
When drugs collide: Seniors at risk for dangerous interactions with supplements, prescription drugs
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When drugs collide: Seniors at risk for dangerous interactions with supplements, prescription drugs

America’s medicine cabinets are bulging with over-the-counter pain relievers, prescription drugs, and vitamins and supplements that promise to improve health. But pill... » Read More
Posted: apr. 05, 2016 6:09 a.m. | When drugs collide: Seniors at risk for dangerous interactions with supplements, prescription drugs Comments 0 Comments
This 9-year-old girl totally crushed an obstacle course race designed by a Navy Seal
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This 9-year-old girl totally crushed an obstacle course race designed by a Navy Seal

BattleFrog, a 24 hour extreme race designed by a Navy seal, consists of a 5-mile-run with 25 obstacles, and a swimming portion that’s around ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 04, 2016 7:09 a.m. | This 9-year-old girl totally crushed an obstacle course race designed by a Navy Seal Comments 0 Comments
What you need to know about apple-cider vinegar
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What you need to know about apple-cider vinegar

Apple-cider vinegar is touted as a miraculous elixir that can cure indigestion, remove toxins and help you lose weight. A skeptical nutritionist decided to investigate... » Read More
Posted: apr. 03, 2016 12:19 a.m. | What you need to know about apple-cider vinegar Comments 0 Comments
Is your child's music destroying his hearing?
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Is your child's music destroying his hearing?

The lead singer of the Australian band AC/DC says it’s auto racing, not rock music that has brought him to the brink of ... » Read More
Posted: mar. 31, 2016 8:59 a.m. | Is your child's music destroying his hearing? Comments 0 Comments
The best way to quit any bad habit
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The best way to quit any bad habit

A new study about the best way to quit smoking has implications for anyone trying to break a bad habit. Whether you're trying to ... » Read More
Posted: mar. 30, 2016 9:19 a.m. | The best way to quit any bad habit Comments 0 Comments
Why body positivity is crucial for health
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Why body positivity is crucial for health

The way we feel about our bodies matters. In fact, feeling content in our own skin might actually be a more important indicator for overall ... » Read More
Posted: mar. 30, 2016 7:19 a.m. | Why body positivity is crucial for health Comments 0 Comments
Is your child's music destroying his hearing?
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Is your child's music destroying his hearing?

The lead singer of the Australian band AC/DC says it’s auto racing, not rock music that has brought him to the brink of ... » Read More
Posted: mar. 29, 2016 12:09 a.m. | Is your child's music destroying his hearing? Comments 0 Comments
 

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