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Doctor’s orders: Follow these 6 tips to avoid holiday stress

For many of us, “the most wonderful time of the year” is anything but. If we let the holiday season get the better of us, we can find ourselves overeating, overspending, and over-extending from now through New Year’s Eve. Holiday stress has real health implications: The American Heart Association warns that the increased stress we… Read More »

Viewpoints: Get Behind Doctors’ Advice About Reducing Carnage Caused By Guns; New Exercise Guidelines Lack Muscle

Editorial pages focus on these public health topics and others. The Washington Post: It’s Time To Follow Doctors’ Orders On Gun Violence We never thought we would see the National Rifle Association help advance the discussion of gun violence as a public-health crisis. But that is exactly what the organization unwittingly did when it essentially… Read More »

Why Doctors Are Freaking Out About the JUUL, the Latest E-Cigarette Trend

The JUUL is a type of e-cigarette that resembles a flash drive Because the JUUL is relatively small and discreet, parents and teachers are concerned about teenagers surreptitiously using the JUUL during class There is evidence to suggest that e-cigarettes in general come with serious health risks Under pressure from the Food and Drug Administration… Read More »