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What Is Snus And Is It Safer Than Other Forms Of Tobacco?

What Is Snus And Is It Safer Than Other Forms Of Tobacco?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently granted “modified risk” status to one brand of snus, a tobacco product that’s popular in Sweden and starting to become a thing in other countries around the world. But while it might be less risky than other tobacco products, it’s still not exactly…

How To Make Grilling Healthier

How To Make Grilling Healthier

There’s something so satisfying about food made on the grill. You get to cook it outside on your own controlled version of a campfire, without the hassle of actually having to camp – and in winter, it’ll warm you right up. If you’ve paid attention to the news lately, you…

You Don’t Need To Perform Monthly Breast Self-Exams

You Don’t Need To Perform Monthly Breast Self-Exams

I switched to a new OB-GYN this year, thanks to changes in my Affordable Care Act health insurance plan. When I went for my annual Well Woman check-up, my new doctor told me that manual breast exams – which I had received at every previous OB-GYN appointment – were no…