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Dark days for tanning salon

...affective disorder (SAD) at bay. Winter months can cause spikes in SAD, according to disease information by the Mayo Clinic, and light therapy, also offered at Boehm's spa, is a possible treatment."Most people who go tanning, they...
Tobacco use drops as e-cigarettes surge

...studies on the health effects of e-cigarettes because they are a relatively new product. Medical institutions like the Mayo Clinic caution against using them.Cigarette sales in Alaska dropped from 53 million packs sold in 1996 to 28 million packs...
Christine Lenora Campbell

...Matzke of Leesburg, Florida, and her nephew, Steven E. Wagar of New Park Richey, Florida. If wished, send memorials to 1) Juneau Friends of the Library, 2) Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, or 3) Mayo Clinic for cancer research.
Mayo Clinic to expand outreach to American Indians

ROCHESTER, Minn. - The Mayo Clinic has been awarded $6 million to expand cancer prevention and outreach to American Indian and Alaska Native patients. The National...
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Tobacco is target of new antismoking push in Legislature

...former smokejumper who now owns three car washes. He lives in Kelly's district and on Wednesday returned from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota where he has been undergoing intensive chemotherapy for lung cancer he attributes to growing up in and...
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A Cancer Guy's story

...flower/whatever websites. Some places to start would be WebMd; Up-to-Date; the National Cancer Institute; Mayo Clinic; the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; Dana Farber Institute and other similar university research centers. Become as...
My Turn: The great iPad debate

...programming. And, yes, an iPad counts as a screen. And no, "Temple Run" does not count as quality programming. The Mayo Clinic website also emphasizes the obvious fact that excessive screen time leaves less time for active, creative play. If...
Injuries, losses prompt MLB to seek collision ban

...weeks of the season. Still bothered by headaches and light sensitivity in October, he consulted with doctors at the Mayo Clinic and will be switching to first base in 2014."When I kept gathering information, to be honest with you, it wasn't...
Nyad: Maturity helped me achieve record swim

...redefining what happens with aging," said Dr. Michael J. Joyner, an anesthesiologist and exercise researcher at Mayo Clinic."If you start with a high capacity, you have some reserves," Joyner said. "You can lose some absolute power...
Taking fluoride does not replace good dental habits

I recently visited to find more information about oral fluoride supplements. The Mayo Clinic is an internationally renowned medical practice based in Rochester, Minn. Sound off on the important issues at This is what I...


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