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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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Dr. Sandy Says: Nuts Are Good For You!

Nuts are a good source of vitamins, fiber, and healthy mono-unsaturated fats. They’re packed with nutrients, but high in calories. Don’t overdo it! Learn more about the health benefits of nuts in...

April 15, 2013 - 5:17am
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Ask Dr. Sandy: Can Vitamin C Prevent Colds?

In this segment of Ask Dr. Sandy learn the truth about vitamin C's effectiveness in treating and preventing the common cold. Send your health-related question to AskDrSandy@gpb.org

April 10, 2013 - 5:37am
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Bird Flu Spreads in China

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say Flu season is over in the United States, but in China, new flu related problems are emerging. On April 1, 2013 a new strain of bird flu, H7N9...

April 9, 2013 - 12:16pm
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Dr. Sandy Says: Hep C Testing Imperative for Baby Boomers

Attention fellow baby boomers! The CDC says all of us should be tested for Hepatitis C. Hepatitis C is a death threat. Find out if it's threatening you. Learn more in the videos below. Watch...

April 8, 2013 - 4:53am
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Weight Loss for Hire?

If living better and longer aren’t reward enough for controlling your weight, how about money? Some 67% of large employers now offer some sort of financial incentive to encourage healthy behaviors...

April 5, 2013 - 8:32am

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