10 Ways to Reduce the Misery of a Sinus Infection

If you’ve suffered a sinus infection, you probably want to do whatever you can to avoid suffering from it again. Symptoms are worse than those of a cold, and often make it difficult to go to work or complete your usual daily activities. When you do feel that telltale stuffed …

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Study Highlights 10 Most Unnecessary and Overused Medical Tests and Treatments

Unnecessary medication. Tests that don’t reveal the problem, or uncover a “problem” that isn’t really there. Procedures that have more risk than benefit. A new study by researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine highlights some of the most egregious examples of medical overuse in America. The goal …

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Why That Itching Down There May NOT Be a Yeast Infection

You’re sitting through a boring meeting when it happens. Or maybe you notice it after waking up one morning, or while you’re on your commute home. It itches, maybe even burns, down there. Ugh. Another yeast infection, you think, and stop by the store to pick up an over-the-counter remedy. …

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