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  • Health bulletin board

    Nov. 22, 2011 in Features on Page C3 New listings Screening – Know Your Healthy Numbers - Screening provides instant results to show you if you are at an increased risk for heart attack, stroke, cancers, diabetes or …

  • Controlling blood sugar may lower dementia risk

    Nov. 22, 2011 in Features on Page C3 Two of the most worrisome trends in health care – the soaring rates of Type 2 diabetes and dementia – have biological factors in common. And scientists are beginning to …

  • Improper medication use can do harm

    Nov. 22, 2011 in Features on Page C3 When Michael Jackson’s doctor, Conrad Murray, was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, many people might have concluded that propofol is an especially dangerous drug. This is the medication that Dr. …

  • Lifestyle can kill sperm

    Nov. 22, 2011 in Features on Page C3 Most men don’t give much thought to their prenatal care, but, according to male-fertility experts, what guys do now could make the difference between becoming a dad or not. Unlike …

  • Idaho support groups

    Nov. 22, 2011 in Features on Page C7 La Leche League of Greater Coeur d’Alene – support for breastfeeding meets 10:30 a.m. to noon, the second Thursday of the month at Mother’s Haven, 2112 N. Government Way, Coeur …

  • Spokane support groups

    Nov. 22, 2011 in Features on Page C7 Adult Children of Hoarders – Anonymous recovery group of men and women who grew up with a parent who hoards. Group meets to explore their commonalities in a safe, respectful …

  • Simple steps stop a common nosebleed

    Nov. 22, 2011 in Features on Page C7 DEAR DOCTOR K: I get frequent nosebleeds throughout the year. What should I do when I get one? Also, are nosebleeds dangerous? DEAR READER: Nosebleeds can be frightening, but they …