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Migraine

A health care provider should be seen if migraine symptoms are severe, persistent, recurrent or are accompanied by other symptoms. Preventive medications as well as avoiding "triggers" that have brought on a migraine in the past may reduce the number of migraine headaches.


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Drug Interactions: How to Avoid Them

Asking your health care provider or pharmacist the right questions can help you avoid drug interactions, according to the University of Washington. They include: Do any of the drugs I take have the potential to interact? Should I avoid any foods or beverages while taking my medications?

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Nutrition
Could your diet use a nutritional tune-up? A healthful diet has many benefits and it doesn’t have to be bland and boring. Add color to your plate with fresh fruit and vegetables, choose whole grains and low-fat dairy, and keep an eye on your portion size. Aim for balance, variety, flexibility and moderation.

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a name given to a group of diseases that limit the flow of air in and out of your lungs. COPD includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Long-time cigarette smoking is the most common cause of COPD.

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Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.

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