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Ask the Dietitian: What do you think of low-glycemic-index diets?
Q: What do you think of low-glycemic-index diets? A: The glycemic index (GI) ranks carbohydrates on a scale from 0 to 100 based on their effect on blood sugar levels. Low GI foods produce gradual ris...
2/6/13 at 11:14 AM 4 Risk Factors that Can Lead to Type 2 Diabetes 9/20/12 at 10:13 AM
For treating high blood pressure, more is more
If you have high blood pressure that's under control, you're in good company. According to a new report from the American Heart Association, just under half of American adults with high blood pressure...
10/23/12 at 12:54 PM
I Survived a Chinese Hospital
This wasn't a post I was anticipating, but hey I got sick. Walking to the hospital, though, here's what I did anticipate: less than ideal conditions, less than ideal physicians, and plenty of paper...
6/29/11 at 11:09 AM
From Bridges to Borders: How Carelessness is destroying our (Historic) Bridges
It is a scene that drives everyone up the wall: a driver turns off the main highway onto a gravel road in an overweight truck carrying a trailer with oversized equipment. The total weight is 9 tons ...
4/14/11 at 9:11 AM
Tattoo licensing OK'd
Tattoo artists would be required to hold a state license, and get proper training, senators tentatively decided Tuesday. A similar bill faces a House committee hearing later this week. Sen. Yvonne Pre...
4/6/10 at 10:40 PM
Putting the Health in the Health and Home Show
Health is a major component of the Women's Expo this year, and Sanford Health has a huge pavilion area in the Minnesota West gym. Avera has a big booth in the annex area. Sanford is offering free chol...
3/27/10 at 4:55 AM Time Wasters: The Cost of Blood, the Phantom Barber and Homicidal Jellyfish 1/21/10 at 1:00 PM
1945: Keep Your Red Cross at the Soldiers' Side
Keep your Red Cross at his side, encouraged this 1945 Daily Globe advertisement, touting the many services offered by the Red Cross, from blood plasma, production corps, the Gray Ladies, home service...
3/27/10 at 12:00 AM 1945: Blood Donors Help Save 97 of Every 100 Wounded Americans 2/20/10 at 6:00 AM
1959: Make a Date with the Bloodmobile 9/27/09 at 7:00 AM