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The Truth About Vitamin D

Michael F. Holick, PhD, MD, Boston University Medical Center

Low blood levels of vitamin D have been linked to many ­diseases including osteoporosis, heart disease, cancer, type 2 diabetes, Alzheimer’s and autoimmune diseases.

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Hack-Proof Your Apps

Kim Komando

Did you know that your smartphone and tablet can be infected with viruses and malware—just like desktop and laptop computers?

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The New Way to Declutter Your Home

Marie Kondo

Tidying—clearing away clutter—can help you let go of the past…increase your confidence in your decision-making abilities…reduce stress…clarify what’s truly important in your life…and make it easier to see where you should focus your energies in the future.

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New Treatment For Tinnitus

New treatment for tinnitus, reports Jay F. Piccirillo, MD, FACS. In a small pilot study, patients did computer-based exercises focused on improving...

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Dogs May Help Protect Babies Against Allergies and Asthma

Dogs may help protect babies against allergies and asthma. When mice were exposed to dust from households with dogs that were allowed outdoors, the...

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