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The Joslin Diabetes Center is an affiliation of Harvard Medical School with the goal of beating diabetes through cutting-edge research and innovative approaches to clinical care and education. For over 100 years their work has been at the forefront of diabetes research and education. As a leader in educating people…

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Traveling with Medical Conditions Traveling with a medical condition requires special preparation. Medical alert bracelets or necklaces are essential for those with conditions that can cause rapid, life-threatening symptoms, confusion, or unconsciousness (such as diabetes, seizures, and severe allergic reactions). Source: MerckSource Diabetes and Your Diet: Busting 7 Myths Some…

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Whooping Cough Outbreak Spreading

You don’t hear about Whooping Cough very often, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t important. This highly contagious upper respiratory infection is severe and can even be deadly for infants. Whooping Cough normally takes about a week to develop after your exposure to the bacteria. It then begins to show…

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