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‘It is the best time to quit smoking – health has never been so important’

The Covid pandemic has ­reawakened our interests in health and our instincts to be healthy in the long term. So we’re going through a phase of ­adopting healthy habits and giving up bad ones. Now is probably one of the best times to quit smoking. “The Covid-19 pandemic has made maintaining the health of ourselves… Read More »

First U.S. face transplant recipient dies, leaving an important legacy

Article content continued Carmen had also been attacked by a man, her ex-husband. Her first transplant, which she received in 2013, failed. Despite taking strong doses of immuno-suppressive drugs, her body slowly rejected the new face, to the point where she could no longer eat and was in constant pain. Carmen received a second donated… Read More »

Why is dietary fiber important

Your feedback has been successfully sent. Please enter a valid email address. Make an appointment. The grain-refining process removes the outer coat bran from the grain, which lowers its fiber content. Health authorities recommend that men and women eat 38 and 25 grams of fiber per day, respectively. The Institute of Medicine, which provides science-based… Read More »