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A Dry Powder Inhaler contains medicine in the form of tiny granules. DPI inhalers use a variety of methods in which to release doses of medication. With all of these methods, the patient first exhales, then, quickly inhales the powder medication through the mouth as it's released. This medication...

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Health Tip of the Day

Better Communication

Here are some tips to communicate more effectively: Make eye contact when you talk to people. Treat people with respect. Listen carefully when others speak. Organize your thoughts before you speak. Avoid unnecessary jargon and technical terms. Encourage questions. Avoid speaking when you are angry.

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Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

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Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

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Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.

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