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  • Seasonal Affective Disorder January 27, 2010

    Do you feel moody or have trouble waking up when the days grow shorter and darker? Many people do—and the symptoms can range from mild unhappiness at the lack of sunshine to a clinical condition called “Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).” The National Institutes of ... Continue Reading

  • Medications – What you should know! January 27, 2010

    Here are some common medication questions—with answers!

    Are generics and branded drugs identical?

    Patients wonder why generics don’t look or taste the same as branded drugs, and they worry about generics’ side-effects. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), “The active ingredient (in generic drugs) ... Continue Reading

  • Leg Cramp Relief August 27, 2009

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    Leg cramps, those painful muscle contractions that occur so suddenly, usually strike during the night and shock you awake from sleep. Sometimes called “Charley horses,” they can also attack during the day while you’re driving your car, riding a bicycle, or participating in ... Continue Reading