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10 Signs and Symptoms of Food Poisoning

Food poisoning is an illness caused by consuming foods or drinks that contain harmful bacteria, viruses or parasites. It’s extremely common, affecting an estimated 9.4 million Americans each year (, ). While many foods contain potentially harmful organisms, they are usually destroyed during cooking. However, if you don’t practice good hygiene and proper food storage… Read More »

6 Signs You Need a New Doctor

Ever feel like you’re doctor isn’t really listening? Well, that suspicion is probably true. An analysis published in January 2019 in the Journal of General Internal Medicine found that patients get roughly 11 seconds to explain the cause for their visit before doctors interrupt. The findings, along with prior research showing roughly half of our… Read More »