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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, March 26th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C.  Health Alert: Sleepy Seniors Have Greater Health Risks. Interviews with 3,700 adults aged 65 and over revealed that daytime sleepiness is Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Wednesday, March 18th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Over 40% of Americans Are Obese. The National Center for Health Statistics reports that the prevalence of obesity among Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, March 12th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Daylight Savings Time May Exacerbate Afib. Atrial fibrillation (Afib) is a common heart rhythm disorder that is known to Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Too Many Unneeded Antibiotics Prescribed in Children’s Hospitals. An analysis of data concerning nearly 12,000 patients at 32 children's Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, February 27th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Headache Misdiagnosis in Kids. A review of studies regarding headaches in the pediatric population found that 40% of kids Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, February 20th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: OTC Prescription-Strength Steroid Creams May Be Dangerous. Hydrocortisone cream is often used to treat a rash or allergic reaction, Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, February 13th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Binge Drinking Intensity on the Rise. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that while the frequency Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Tuesday, February 4th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C.  Health Alert: Women More Likely to See an Early Rise in Blood Pressure. Heart disease is often portrayed as a man’s Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Wednesday, January 29th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C.  Health Alert: Opioid Use Among Teens a Red Flag for Other Dangers. Questionnaires completed by nearly 14,800 American high school students Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, January 23rd, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Marriage Benefits the Heart. An analysis of data concerning over 3.5 million adults found that marriage is associated with Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, January 16th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Sleep Issues May Trigger Migraines… Among a group of 98 migraine patients, researchers observed an association between disturbed sleep Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Tuesday, January 7th, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C.  Health Alert: Secondhand Smoke Puts Kids at Risk for Heart Disease. Using ultrasound, researchers examined 298 children aged 8 to 18 Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Thursday, January 2nd, 2020  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Health Alert: Many Antibiotics Inappropriately Prescribed. Researchers reviewed information from over 130 million doctor visits across the United States in 2015 Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Tuesday, December 24th, 2019  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Mental Attitude: Games May Help Keep Aging Brains Sharp. Researchers tested the memory, problem-solving, thinking speed, and general thinking ability of Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Wednesday, December 18th, 2019  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Mental Attitude: Lack of Sleep Drains the Brain. A study involving 77 people who stayed awake all night and 61 who Read more
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    WEEKLY HEALTH UPDATE  Tuesday, December 10th, 2019  Courtesy of: Michael Ellis D.C. Mental Attitude: Parents Often Struggle to Spot Depression in Their Teen. A poll of 819 parents with at least one child Read more