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Health Information Updates
Friday, June 14, 2013 14:26:00 PM
Here are highlights from recent health and wellness newsletters at the UCSF Patient Health Library. To see the entire articles, visit the Patient Health Library!
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Consumer Reports on Health
-Insect-borne diseases, p.9
-Preserve muscle mass--and prevent falls--with proper nutrition, pp.3-4
-Which heart tests should be questioned and why, pp.4-5
Harvard Men's Health Watch
-Reducing stress works better than supplements for heart disease, pp. 1,7
-How exercise helps the brain, p.3
-Free preventive services for men, p.5
-Osteoporosis and men, p.6
Harvard Women's Health Watch
-8 things you can do to prevent stroke, pp.1,7
-Natural ways to relieve constipation, p.3
-Better sleep without pills, pp.4-5
-Getting your doctor to listen, p.6
Johns Hopkins Medical Letter: Health After 50
-Book vs. e-Reader: which is best for older eyes?, p.6
-Does my wart need treatment? p.7
Mayo Clinic Health Letter
-Hearing aid technology, pp.1-3
-Nuts: small packages, big nutrition, pp.4-5
Nutrition Action Newsletter
-Mediterranean diet: what a new study did--and didn't--find, pp.1-4
-Antibiotic resistance, pp.9-11
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter
-Making healthy lifestyle changes stick, pp.4-5
June 2013 Supplement: Eating right for healthy joints
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