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11 little-known facts about cancer

Despite the prevalence of cancer, some information about this potentially deadly disease is not widely known. The following are some facts about cancer that may surprise you.

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Updated: aug. 12, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Happiness is a choice

ONE OF THE most popular songs to come along in the past year or so is “Happy” by Pharrell Williams. The first line of lyrics says “It might seem crazy what I’m about to say... Because I’m Happy!” That’s exactly how I feel.

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Posted: aug. 12, 2014 5:50 p.m. | Updated: aug. 12, 2014 10:00 p.m.

What’s your relationship with food?

ARE YOU HUNGRY right now? Is it time for lunch or is it the middle of the afternoon? Are you feeling bored, stressed or eager to sit down at the table with your family? What do you plan to eat for dinner? Will you have to stop at the grocery store or go to a restaurant? When you really think about it, eating isn’t as simple as it sounds.

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Posted: aug. 05, 2014 8:24 p.m. | Updated: aug. 05, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Music makes patients feel Right at Home

Why should the music ever stop?

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Posted: aug. 05, 2014 8:20 p.m. | Updated: aug. 05, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Dermatology Consultants in Covington makes new changes for 10-year birthday

Ten years ago Kim Gooden remembers a time when there was no full-service dermatology practice in Covington.

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Posted: aug. 05, 2014 8:23 p.m. | Updated: aug. 05, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Keep skin healthy by knowing sunscreen facts

The best way to care for skin is to be smart about sun exposure. Too much unprotected exposure to the sun can cause a host of problems, from premature wrinkling to skin cancer.

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Posted: jul. 29, 2014 5:52 p.m. | Updated: jul. 29, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Make your walk a workout

WALKING. We do it all the time. Most of us take walking for granted and don’t think about it.

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Posted: jul. 29, 2014 5:51 p.m. | Updated: jul. 29, 2014 10:00 p.m.
Diabetes: A talk with the doctor of the nation

Diabetes: A talk with the doctor of the nation

Here in Georgia, diabetes is far too commonplace. Maybe your parents were treated for it, or your grandparents. Perhaps you’ve been diagnosed as pre-diabetic or diabetic. For many people, understanding what this disease really is and how it’s treated is complicated.

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Posted: jul. 22, 2014 5:46 p.m. | Updated: jul. 22, 2014 10:00 p.m.
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How to sneak fruits and vegetables into any recipe

Fruits and vegetables are the building blocks of a healthy diet. But many people do not eat the recommended number of servings of produce.That’s especially true among growing children, who can benefit greatly from the vitamins and nutrients fruits and vegetables provide.

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Posted: jul. 15, 2014 5:51 p.m. | Updated: jul. 15, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Healthy living takes lifelong learning

I recently had the opportunity to speak to the first graduates of the Canyon Ranch Institute Life Enhancement Program (CRI LEP) in Savannah. They are all patients of Curtis V. Cooper Primary Health Care (CVCPHC), and had participated in the 12-week program to learn about how they can make healthy choices for themselves and their families.

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Posted: jul. 15, 2014 5:50 p.m. | Updated: jul. 15, 2014 10:00 p.m.

Canyon Ranch Institute calls for scholarship applications

Canyon Ranch Institute (CRI) invites everyone who volunteers or works in low-income or medically underserved areas to apply for CRI Healthy World Scholarships. The scholarships are for stays at Canyon Ranch in Tucson, Arizona in 2015. Canyon Ranch donated 25 stays to CRI to commemorate the 35th anniversary of Canyon Ranch and to further CRI’s efforts to enhance community health and well-being. Applicants can apply in up to two scholarship categories that include Richard H. Carmona Scholarship for Returning Veterans, Arts and Health, Healthy Garden, Healthy Schools and Healthy Table. Full details are available on the CRI website at ...

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Posted: jul. 01, 2014 8:57 p.m. | Updated: jul. 01, 2014 10:00 p.m.

My journey to a healthier me

I did not win the lottery, but I did find the pot of gold at the end of a rainbow.

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Posted: jul. 01, 2014 8:57 p.m. | Updated: jul. 01, 2014 10:00 p.m.

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