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    Ask Dr. K: Eating cholesterol-rich foods is OK in moderation

    05/22/2015 01:00 PM EDT
    DEAR DOCTOR K >> Does the amount of cholesterol you eat affect the cholesterol levels in your blood? DEAR READER >> I'm glad you asked this question, because I think doctors and the media have not made it clear. 
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    When spending time outdoors, beware of ticks
    05/15/2015 12:30 PM EDT - With spring comes hiking, and with hiking often comes ticks, and with ticks, unfortunately, can come a number of communicable diseases, including Lyme disease. According to the Massachusetts Department of Health and Human Services, there are two Full Story

    Food poisoning report finds E. coli cases declining
    05/15/2015 12:30 PM EDT - NEW YORK >> Fewer Americans are getting sick from a nasty germ sometimes found in undercooked hamburgers, the government reported last week. The latest report card on food poisoning shows illnesses from a dangerous form of E. Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Surgery needed for kids' colon polyps
    05/15/2015 12:30 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> My young son had rectal bleeding caused by a colon polyp, which the doctor surgically removed. Why did he develop a polyp? Can we do anything to prevent more polyps from forming? Full Story

    Ayurvedic approach to good digestion subject of lecture
    05/15/2015 10:25 AM EDT - LONDONDERRY >> Lini Mazumdar and Kate Logan are back at Neighborhood Connections to discuss the important connection between digestion and health on Thursday, May 21, from 1–2:30 p.m. at The Meeting Place at Neighborhood Connections. Full Story

    National Skin Cancer Awareness Month: Time to think about skin cancer
    05/01/2015 01:07 PM EDT - If skin cancer isn't already on your mind when you step outside or into a tanning bed, it should be. It's not only the most prevalent form of cancer in the United States, it's highly treatable — especially when caught early. Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Dementia risk cause to switch drugs?
    05/01/2015 01:07 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I've been taking over-the-counter antihistamines for years to control my allergies. Now I hear I may have to worry about dementia. How real is the concern? DEAR READER >> Antihistamine drugs have "anticholinergic" Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Ideas for a tasty, healthy breakfast
    04/24/2015 01:05 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I'm trying to eat better, but breakfast has me stumped. Could you share some ideas for a healthy, balanced breakfast? DEAR READER >> Eating a small, nutritious breakfast is a great way to jump-start the day. Full Story

    How to get the most out of your brisk stroll
    04/17/2015 01:04 PM EDT - Warmer weather is the perfect thing to cure a case of cabin fever and get some fresh air. New England offers stunning landscapes that make for great walking, jogging and cycling adventures. But there are ways to make sure you're getting the most out Full Story

    Ask Dr. K: Foot neuropathy not 'major' problem, but sure can hurt
    04/17/2015 01:03 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I have neuropathy pain in my feet. What can I do to relieve it? DEAR READER >> Neuropathy, or nerve damage, is a remarkably common problem. I get asked lots of questions about it — both from readers of this column Full Story

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    Love battles revenge in Audiard's refugee drama 'Dheepan'

    CANNES, France (AP) — For much of its running time, Jacques Audiard's new film, "Dheepan," is a gritty and naturalistic depiction of Tamil refugees trying to build a new life in France. Full Story
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    David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

    Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.