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    Country singer/songwriter, Rockin’ Robin Miller knows what he wants and doesn’t want:

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Athletic Training:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- As the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers gear up for Sunday's Super Bowl 50 showdown, many may be focused on the potential dangers of concussion, but that's not the only health risk football players face.

    Concern about the size of players -- esp...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Geriatric Psychiatry:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Depression increases the risk of heart disease and stroke in older adults, a new study indicates.

    The researchers looked at more than 7,300 seniors in France with no history of heart disease, stroke or dementia at the start of the study period. P...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, Feb. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- High doses of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs -- medicines such as Lipitor, Crestor and Zocor -- may help people with a common eye disease called macular degeneration, a small study suggests.

    In the early stage clinical trial, a team from Harva...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, Feb. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many overweight and obese Americans might be perfectly healthy when it comes to blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar levels -- while many thin folks may not be the picture of good health, a new study contends.

    Using a government health su...Full Article

  • Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
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    If you have limp produce and moldy cheese in your refrigerator, you've wasted food and money. In this video, Dr. Mehmet Oz gets helpful advice from audience members about how to make fruits, veggies and cheese last longer. Read More
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    By Michael Roizen, MD, and Mehmet Oz, MD


    There are startling uses for Coca-Cola, ranging from removing gum from your child’s hair to wiping out slugs...Full Post
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    When you think fast food, you often picture a greasy burger and fries. But on-the-go meals don't have to be loaded with trans fats. Dr. Mehmet Oz, vice-chair and professor of Surgery at Columbia University who also directs the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York Presbyterian...Read More
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    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    MONDAY, Feb. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Young men who get stressed out easily appear to have a greater risk of high blood pressure later in life, a new study suggests.

    The researchers found that, among 18-year-old men, those who had the lowest stress-resilience...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Maternal & Fetal Medicine:

    MONDAY, Feb. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Even slightly elevated blood pressure in late pregnancy may increase the risk of having an underweight or stillborn infant, new research suggests.

    Women with prehypertension -- sometimes called borderline high blood pressure -- at 36 weeks of pregn...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease):

    MONDAY, Feb. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists continue to debate when doctors should prescribe blood pressure medication for older Americans, with a new study saying delayed treatment puts people at greater risk of stroke.

    For people 60 and older, a U.S. panel in 2014 recommended ra...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiac Rehabilitation:

    MONDAY, Feb. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Being in good shape may improve a person's chances of surviving a first heart attack, a new study indicates.

    "We knew that fitter people generally live longer, but we now have evidence linking fitness to survival after a ...Full Article

  • Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
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    A tonometry, the typical initial test for glaucoma, involves measuring intraocular pressure after numbing the eyes with drops. To check for optic nerve damage, an opthalmoscope is used to look directly through the pupil to the back of the eye.
     
    Regular vision checkups help detect glaucoma in its...Read More