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Sandra Fryhofer, MD

Sandra Fryhofer, MD

Sandra Adamson Fryhofer, MD, MACP, FRCP is a practicing general internist and Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. She has been a medical reporter for ABC and CNN, and is a favorite on WebMD’s Medscape with her regular feature Medicine Matters video blog and Staying Well prevention column.
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Your Health Matters - July 4, 2013 - 7:47am
The question: How can I get my kids to eat more fruits and vegetables? The answer?... The Brits say… make meals a family affair. The home environment has a major influence on kids’ dietary habits....
Your Health Matters - July 1, 2013 - 12:00pm
When it comes to sugar, calories can add up fast! Low-calorie and non-caloric sweeteners can help you cut calores, but don’t use them as an excuse for consuming other calorie-laden products. Here's...
Your Health Matters - June 28, 2013 - 2:00pm
The prime time for West Nile infection is right now: June through September. Get ready. West Nile is spread to humans and other animals from the bite of infected mosquitoes. This year, there’s a...
Your Health Matters - June 26, 2013 - 3:10pm
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Your Health Matters - June 24, 2013 - 11:40am
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