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Osteoporosis FAQs: Am I at risk?

(BPT) - As people age, they become more likely to develop osteoporosis, a disease that occurs when bones lose density and mass, which can cause bones to be brittle, weak and easily broken. During Osteoporosis Awareness Month, at-risk Americans are encouraged to take positive actions to monitor their bone health.

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Thursday 05/17/2018
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Updated: May 20, 2018 - 3:46 am

(BPT) - True or false: You need to be wealthy to use a financial professional. It's a common misconception, but in fact there are financial professionals that can help at various stages in life, whether you’re just starting out or nearing retirement. It can be a huge benefit to sit down with one to discuss options, investments, savings and retirement.

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Updated: May 20, 2018 - 3:46 am

(BPT) - Mental health and emotional wellness affect every aspect of a person’s life, from work to family to leisure. One in five adults lives with mental illness, which can range from mild to severe. Many times, before mental illness is diagnosed, it can trigger physical symptoms.

Wednesday 05/16/2018
Bioelectronic medicine now being used for cancer treatment
Updated: May 20, 2018 - 3:46 am

(BPT) - At its core, bioelectronic medicine is simply the use of technology to treat disease and injury. If it sounds futuristic, it’s because many of its applications operate like something out of a science fiction movie.

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Updated: May 20, 2018 - 3:46 am

(BPT) - Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has some type of stroke. Even though stroke is a leading cause of disability in America, it is largely preventable and treatable. As May is American Stroke Month, it’s the perfect time to brush up on the facts to stay as healthy as possible.

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Updated: May 20, 2018 - 3:46 am

(BPT) - With graduation season and summer break upon us, many parents may be on the hunt for a new car for their graduate. Memorial Day deals offer some of the best incentives of the year, so it's crucial to know how to navigate what can be an overwhelming and exhausting process.

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Updated: May 20, 2018 - 3:46 am

(BPT) - If you’re looking to increase your energy, stamina and endurance to kick your workouts up to the next level, bypass the energy drinks and caffeine and turn to ancient Ayurvedic tradition instead. You read that right. The secret to boosting your performance isn’t well known in the Western World, but it has been used in Ayurvedic medicine for millennia.

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