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What To Do With Old Supplements?

Written by Wellness Club on February 13, 2014 – 6:49 pm -

What should you do with out-dated or unwanted vitamins and other dietary supplements?   By Nurse Mark   We sometimes are asked how to safely disposed of out-dated or unwanted vitamins, minerals, herbs, and other dietary supplements. That’s a good question – since most people know that prescription drugs should never be flushed down the […]

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A Medical Degree – From The U of G !

Written by Wellness Club on October 17, 2013 – 2:00 pm -

University of Google that is… By Nurse Mark   I’ve said it before – the internet is a wonderful resource chock full of knowledge and information. It’s also a wild and wooly place full of absolute B.S. (that’s Bad Science folks!) Unfortunately, there are no warning labels on most content to tell you what you […]

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B12 And Prostate Cancer: A Connection?

Written by Wellness Club on June 7, 2013 – 3:08 pm -

By Nurse Mark   Ahh, the Internet – a wild and woolly place. Full of lies, damned lies, and statistics. Serving up a never-ending smorgasbord of fact, fiction, conjecture, and opinion. Providing “authoritative research” from such diverse locations as one man’s laboratory notes to another man’s easy chair fantasies. Our patients and readers are constantly […]

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Allergic To Iodine – What To Do?

Written by Wellness Club on April 23, 2013 – 5:07 pm -

By Nurse Mark   Allergic – perhaps one of the most overused and misunderstood terms in the medical lexicon.   We get questions often from people who are certain that they are “allergic” to any number of things, including essential elements such as iodine, sulfur, and even calcium. Here’s an example: I’ve had low thyroid […]

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Medical Myths In Your Email

Written by Wellness Club on January 25, 2013 – 1:15 pm -

By Nurse Mark   Computers, the World Wide Web, and email have become indispensable parts of our lives and have contributed greatly to the dissemination of knowledge and understanding – but they also have a darker side as they have also become the favored medium for spoofers, scammers, pranksters, and the spreaders of rumors, urban […]

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