Health Tip: Preparing for an Emergency

Don’t be caught off-guard (HealthDay News) — Whether it’s a natural disaster, fire or man-made activity, you and your family should be prepared for an emergency. The Red Cross says you should: Understand the types of emergencies that are possible in your area. Develop and rehearse an evacuation plan for your family.   Have at…

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Health Tip: Can’t Clear Your Acne?

Here’s what you can do (HealthDay News) — If you’re having little success in clearing your acne, experts say you shouldn’t give up hope. The American Academy of Dermatology suggests: If you’re trying a new treatment, give it time to work before you try something else. You should see some improvement in four-to-six weeks.  …

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Health Tip: Can’t Clear Your Acne?

(HealthDay News) — If you’re having little success in clearing your acne, experts say you shouldn’t give up hope. The American Academy of Dermatology suggests: If you’re trying a new treatment, give it time to work before you try something else. You should see some improvement in four-to-six weeks. Always follow the instructions on any…

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Is MRI the ‘Mammography’ of Prostate Cancer Screening?

Scanning might reduce unneeded biopsies and overtreatment, study suggests By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) — MRI screening might greatly reduce over-diagnosis and over-treatment of prostate cancer in older men, a preliminary study suggests. Compared to the current screening method, MRI can reduce over-diagnosis of prostate cancer by 50 percent, and unnecessary biopsies by…

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