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Want your relationship to move forward? Go back to the beginning

๐Ÿ•”Aug. 21, 2017 10:30 p.m.

Nobody said it was easy No one ever said it would be this hard Oh, take me back to the ...

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Children's best shot at avoiding disease

๐Ÿ•”March 09, 2016 4:10 p.m.

Written by Laura Bottom, SIU Center for Family Medicine Debate over vaccinations for children continues, but according to family physician ...

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A Journey Through Medicine

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 25, 2016 12:00 p.m.

In celebration of Black History Month, fourth-year medical student April McNeill takes us on 'A Journey Through Medicine,' a display ...

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Race, gender, genetics and health

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 23, 2016 9:00 a.m.

Written by Steve Sandstrom, SIU School of Medicine Men of color face disadvantages when it comes to health care, whether ...

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Stay hearth healthy: know your risks

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 18, 2016 10:45 a.m.

Learn more about preventing hearth disease here.

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From the heart

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 16, 2016 9:55 a.m.

Written by Laura Bottom, SIU Center for Family Medicine 'You don't look like you've been feeling good,' said Lois to ...

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Zika virus: travelers beware

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 12, 2016 12:50 p.m.

Written by Laura Bottom, SIU Center for Family Medicine The cold Midwest winter may tempt you to escape to a ...

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5 proven strategies to lose weight and keep it off

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 11, 2016 1:00 a.m.

Written by Lauren Murphy, SIU School of Medicine Weight loss: It's the number one New Year's resolution people make. But ...

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Burn Week: Q & A with Dr. Michael Neumeister

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 11, 2016 1:00 a.m.

Burn injury treatment and prevention have come a long way in the past fifty years. To learn more about burn ...

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Don't get salty

๐Ÿ•”Feb. 11, 2016 1:00 a.m.

Sodium is an important part of a balanced diet, but too much of a good thing can lead to many ...

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