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Doctors Going The Extra Mile For Runners, Cyclists

Boom in ‘endurance sports’ leads to new medical specialties, high-tech treatments

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) April 2014 – You may never have heard them referred to as “endurance athletes”, but chances are you know one.  They are cyclists, swimmers and runners who participate in sports that require almost constant training; and from bicycle races to 5k runs to marathons, their numbers are booming.

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Study: Stress Impacts Ability To Get Pregnant

Researchers find stress can delay pregnancy and double the risk of infertility

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) March 2014 – Women who have trouble getting pregnant may be under too much stress, according to a newly published study in the journal of Human Reproduction.  Doctors have known for some time that stress can contribute to conditions like depression and heart diseases, but new research also links stress to delayed pregnancies and an increased risk of infertility.

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How To Deal With 1 Sport That Spans 2 Seasons Bites

Spring sports that start in chill of winter & end in heat of spring, present challenges

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Moistened Toiletry Wipes Cause Rash Of Problems

Some increase levels of a chemical known as ‘MI’ by 25 times, allergic reactions soar

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) March 2014 – A rash of new allergies is leaving some dermatologists flush with new patients, and it all stems from an issue in the restroom.  A growing number of Americans are using pre-moistened toiletry wipes with a preservative known as “MI” (methylisothiazolinone), and a growing number are experiencing painful rashes because of it.

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5 Numbers You Need To Know But.. Probably Don't

Survey: 2 out of 3 don’t know healthy BMI - BP and LDL numbers important, too

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) February 2014 – Do you know what a healthy BMI number is? If you don’t, you’re not alone.  A new national survey has found nearly 2 out of 3 Americans don’t know, and that could be putting their health at risk.

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