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5 Sweet Reasons to ‘Heart’ Berries, A Tasty Addition to Cardiovascular Cuisine

Summer’s here, and the time is ripe for celebrating all the heart-healthy reasons to love berries!

07/10/2015

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Shouldering Summertime Fun

Did you know that the repetitive motion of raising the arm overhead in these activities — as well as just tossing a Frisbee or a baseball — can increase your chance of a shoulder injury?

07/10/2015

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Give Stress A Vacation

Summer vacation is a great time to slow down and sort of hit the reset button by letting go of some of the stresses of daily life.

07/10/2015

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See the Light: Protecting Your Eyes from the Sun

Sunscreen may be the first thought that comes to mind when you think of protection against the summer sun. Your eyes also need shielding from the sun’s harmful rays.

07/10/2015

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Lyme Disease: What You Need to Know

Dr. Jonathan Edlow enjoys a good medical mystery. And it’s a good thing because in the ER where he works, at least a couple walk through the door each day.

07/10/2015

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Why Redheads Are At Risk for Melanoma

When it comes to guarding against skin cancer, routine sunscreen use is important for everyone. But for the redheads of the world, protection from the sun’s rays is critical.

07/10/2015

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VIDEO: Summer Skin Protection

Dr. Susan Huang, BIDMC Dermatology, cautions her patients that no amount of tan is a healthy tan. She shares tips to keep your skin healthy in the summer sun.

07/10/2015

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VIDEO: The Dangers of Ticks

BIDMC emergency medicine physician, Dr. Jonathon Edlow, author of “Bull’s Eye: Unraveling the Medical Mystery of Lyme Disease,” discusses what you need to know about ticks and Lyme disease.

07/10/2015

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VIDEO: Jeff’s Journey A Whole New Relationship with Foods.

Just three months after weight loss surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess, Jeffrey Keane is already almost at his target weight. His new relationship with food includes grilling up summer vegetables.

07/10/2015

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Flooding Causes Phone Outages At Two Boston Hospitals

Tufts Medical Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centerwere unable to receive calls from outside the respective hospitals.

05/25/2015

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