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Health & Medical | sentry.mainelymediallc.com

The best (and worst) foods for heart health No one wants to hear from their doctors that they have joined the millions of people across the globe to be diagnosed with heart disease. The Heart Foundation reports that heart disease, which includes diseases of the heart and cardiovascular system and …

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Think This Flu Season Is Bad? Flash Back 100 Years

Think This Flu Season Is Bad? Flash Back 100 Years

There were still professionals working in the public health community who were not yet full converts to germ theory, and many thought that keeping a clean heart, clean bowels, and warm feet could protect you from flu. So the science has clearly advanced since then. But our population concentration, which …

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6 Things Your Nails Say About Your Health

6 Things Your Nails Say About Your Health

“Your nails are a very good reflection of your health. Many things can occur in the nails that can signify systemic or skin problems,” says dermatologist Christine Poblete-Lopez, MD. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We do not endorse non-Cleveland …

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Longitudinal Ridging – News

Longitudinal Ridging - News

By Cashmere Lashkari, B.Sc.Reviewed by Afsaneh Khetrapal, BSc Longitudinal ridging is found on the nails in the shape of vertical marks or lines running from the base of the fingernail to the top. The ridges are raised lines which can be caused by a number of factors. Most people will …

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