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Your Health Matters: About

Your Health Matters

Your Health Matters with Dr. Sandra Fryhofer is a weekly series offering useful and timely information on health and well-being. Produced by Georgia Public Broadcasting, with the support of the Coca-Cola Company, it provides clear and concise looks at important and interesting health stories , from how to protect yourself from the flu, to the surprising benefits of naturally colorful foods; the need for Tdap Booster shots for anyone who's around babies; the often hidden calories in what we drink; recommended levels of caffeine intake; the need for baby boomers to be checked for a deadly virus; the value of a handful of nuts in fighting cholesterol; debunking dangerous myths about sun tanning; how even a little exercise can add to your life.

Dr. Sandra Fryhofer is a practicing Atlanta Internist, and has been a medical reporter for ABC and CNN, and is a favorite on WebMD, where her regular feature Medicine Matters is the most frequently visited blog. She is also featured on Medscape's Staying Well.

Atlanta physician Dr. Sandra Fryhofer offers useful advice on healthy living.