Skin, bone, and muscle health | Eating disorders | Diabetes | Sepsis | Heartburn drugs

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Healthy Skin, Bones, and Muscles  

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Find easy-to-read materials about acne, arthritis, back pain, and dozens of other health topics. (From NIH’s NIAMS)

When Food Consumes You 

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Being too focused on food can sometimes turn into an eating disorder. Learn the possible signs. (From NIH News in Health)

Living With Diabetes  

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Seek support for living with diabetes from your health care team. Family, friends, and support groups can also help you stay on track. (From NIH’s NIDDK)

What Is Sepsis?

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Sepsis is the body’s overwhelming response to infection. It can cause organ failure and death. Watch a video that describes how to recognize sepsis. (From NIH’s NIGMS)

Blocking Stomach Acid May Worsen Liver Disease

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Researchers found that certain medicines to prevent heartburn might worsen chronic liver disease. (From NIH Research Matters)