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By: | 18 Jun 2017 | Comments Off on WEIGHT LOSS AND MENOPAUSE: HOW HORMONES HELP

Women ages 40+ face more challenges when trying to lose weight. A woman’s shifting hormones impact many weight-related processes, like how food is metabolized, how muscle is created, and how sleep patterns change. At New Day Vitality Hormone Center in Arnold, we can help relieve the symptoms of menopause with our bioidentical pellet hormone replacement […]

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By: | 18 Jun 2017 | Comments Off on Knowing Your Family’s Health History Can Save Your Life… Carroll Health Group

Primary care physician Stephanie Buckley, M.D., of Carroll Health Group Primary Care in Mt. Airy, explains why knowing your family’s health history is essential to protecting your own health.
Why do health care providers ask for a patient’s family health history?
A patient’s health is impacted by both environment and genes. Family members often share similar environments, […]

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By: | 18 Jun 2017 | Comments Off on Brushes and Bristles: Choosing the Right Toothbrush (TOOTHBRUSHES)

It’s a common scene – you walk into the oral care aisle at the department or grocery store, and you’re overwhelmed by the selection of toothbrushes. Manual or powered, hard or soft bristles, long or short handle… the variety can be dizzying and leave you confused about what’s best for you.
The short answer is… there […]