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This column will change your life: the importance of temporal landmarks
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Back to our roots: would humans be better off eating a paleolithic diet?
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Posted in Brain and nerves / Stroke and TIA
Help with understanidg MRI results
I had a stroke in July,I'm 49 and it hit the left side of my body and i am left handed. Had to have 4 mri's done by 2 hospitals before they found anything....
Posted in Heart and blood vessels / Atrial Fibrillation And Flutter
Afib meds and electrolytes
Hi. I have PAF and am on flecainide (50mg), verapamil (180) and 325mg aspirin. I'm also on 5 mg of Crestor. I had the worst summer ever. I developed...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Hallux Valgus
Been following this group for a few weeks now and decided to jump in. I had bunion surgery, hammertoe, plantar fasciitis and tarsal tunnel release, all...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Thinking of trading my body in for one of those healthy bodies
Fed up with ME / Fibro, thinking of trading my body in for one of those none problematic bodies I've heard of [:D]. Need to make sure I don't get a worse...
Posted in Women's health / Menopause
Has anyone else experienced cramps towards the end of your cycle? Lately, I've been getting cramps at the end of my period like the last day or two before...
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