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5 Hassle-Free Ways to See a Doctor

Some years ago, my husband cut his finger on a too-sharp knife while peeling a cucumber, and no matter what he tried, he couldn't stop the bleeding. Because it was a Sunday night, there was no use calling our doctor. So, off he went to the over-crowded emergency room, returning many hours later.
Fast forward to today, when he would have been able to go to a local walk-in clinic, and be seen almost immediately by a nurse practitioner or an M.D., saving hours of waiting and discomfort.

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7 Surprising Ways to Lower Your Diabetes Risk - Grandparents.com

You know that you should exercise and eat more fruits and veggies, but you might not know that these things can also lower your risk. By Sheryl Kraft. Print. prev....

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The Truth About How Much Water You Should Drink - Grandparents ...

How many cups of water do you really need a day? Is bottled better than tap? We' ve got all the answers to your hydration questions. By Sheryl Kraft. Print. prev....

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Heart Disease Symptoms in Women - Grandparents.com

Heart disease is the number one cause of death and disability in women, accounting for 267,000 deaths in the U.S. each ......

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5 Surprising Things That May Be Sabotaging Your Memory ...

Feb 18, 2014 ... ... you jump to any conclusions that your forgetfulness is a sign of early Alzheimer's, consider these common memory-sappers. By Sheryl Kraft....

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The Truth About Calcium - Grandparents.com

... studies have found that calcium supplements can play a role in heart disease and other illnesses. Learn if they're safe and what you should do. By Sheryl Kraft....

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Health & Wellbeing - Diet & Nutrition - Grandparents.com

By Sheryl Kraft | Diet & Nutrition. Recent studies have found that calcium supplements can play a role in heart disease and other illnesses. Learn if they're safe ......

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Best Beauty Advice to Follow After 50 - Grandparents.com

Easy fixes—and splurges—for looking youthful and radiant as your skin starts to change.

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Greek Yogurt vs. Regular: Which Is Best? - Grandparents.com

Sep 10, 2013 ... ... yogurt is the hot item of the moment on dairy shelves, but how is it different from regular yogurt? And is it really better for you? By Sheryl Kraft....

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"We Lost 207 Pounds!" - Grandparents.com

Sep 13, 2012 ... By Sheryl Kraft. Print. Photos courtesy of Kay Alexander. Meet five grandparents who collectively shed—and kept off—more than 600 pounds....

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Flu Shots: What You Need to Know - Grandparents.com

By Sheryl Kraft. Print. It's that time of year—flu shot season. But before you head to your doctor, pharmacy, or clinic to get your annual flu shot, know that this year,  ......

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Get Kids to Eat Their Vegetables—Really! - Grandparents.com

By Sheryl Kraft. Print. iStockphoto. You've had the fight a thousand times: You serve up veggies with dinner, and your grandchild crosses her arms and says “no  ......

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7 Surprising Causes of High Blood Pressure - Grandparents.com

... Causes of High Blood Pressure. Salt, stress, and drinking too much alcohol aren't the only things that can cause high blood pressure. By Sheryl Kraft ......

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9 Smart Ways to Protect Yourself from Falls This Winter ...

Dec 5, 2014 ... 9 Smart Ways to Protect Yourself from Falls This Winter. Don't let fear of slipping and hurting yourself keep you indoors. By Sheryl Kraft ......

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What You Should Know About Sex After 50 - Grandparents.com

Jul 8, 2014 ... It's not all downhill after 50, but sex does change with age. How to make sure sex is enjoyable as ever—at any age. By Sheryl Kraft ......