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Acetaminophen: What You Should Know –– Preston Road Pharmacy

Acetaminophen: What You Should Know
By Adam W. Cooper, Pharm D, Preston Road Pharmacy, North Dallas LIVING WELL Magazine

“Tylenol” and Its Aliases

Most everyone has, at some point, stocked a medicine cabinet with Tylenol. The name is as ubiquitous as Coke and used almost as generically. We might ask someone if they have any Tylenol, when ibuprofen or any other pain reliever may suffice. However, even a cursory review of the Tylenol product line shows that this product is anything but generic. […]

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Post-mastectomy breast reconstruction: The importance of awareness –– Physicians' Clinic of Iowa

Post-mastectomy breast reconstruction: The importance of Awareness –– Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa
By Dr. Kahlil Andrews, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa, Linn County LIVING WELL Magazine

A diagnosis of breast cancer can be a very emotionally overwhelming experience. Add to that the mountain of information you receive from medical and radiation oncologists, breast surgeons, medical geneticists, and plastic and reconstructive surgeons and it’s likely your head is spinning. For those feeling “information overload,” here’s what you need to know post-mastectomy. […]

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Keeping Your Money Safe…it is important –– DATCU Credit Union

Keeping Your Money Safe…it is important
Courtesy DATCU Credit Union, Denton LIVING WELL Magazine

While there have been glimmers of hope in the economy, there continues to be concern over the stability of some financial institutions and a questionable economic outlook. We’ve all been inundated with media stories and articles about our nation’s debt, unemployment, higher taxes, and increasing healthcare costs. It’s a very scary time for many folks. […]

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Cremation Creates Separation –– Allen Family Funeral Home

Cremation Creates Separation
By Rick Allen, Allen Family Funeral Home, Collin and North Dallas LIVING WELL Magazines

First, let me set the record straight by saying that I am not an opponent of cremation. Many people are choosing cremation these days as their choice of final disposition. In years past, the main driving force behind people choosing cremation was the perception that it was less expensive. […]

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Improving the resident experience through technology –– New Dawn Memory Care

Improving the resident experience through technology
New Dawn Memory Care is building upon cutting-edge technology to better resident care for those living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

East Denver LIVING WELL Magazine

Innovative uses of technology offer many exciting possibilities for better care and improved quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their family members. […]

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The Paleolithic Diet: What is the Evidence? –– Dr. John J Oro

The Paleolithic Diet: What is the Evidence?
By John J. Oro, M.D., East Denver LIVING WELL Magazine

The Paleo diet, introduced in the summer issue, eliminates grains and dairy and consists of lean meats, fish, vegetables, fruits, nuts, and berries. But, is there evidence for this diet? On one level, evidence comes from general medical science as it struggles to answer, why, despite the most advanced medical treatments available, health in the U.S. seems to be declining. […]