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How do Allergy Shots Work

In a healthy, normal immune system, the body utilizes white blood cells, proteins and antigens to ward off any offending material. Sometimes the response system goes into overdrive and a person experiences an abnormal response to something in the environment that is typically a harmless substance. This is called hypersensitivity. …

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Eating Healthy Mexican

Mexican food is delicious and one of your favorites. But is it good for your diet? Well, the answer to that question depends on several factors: the actual dish that you eat, the portion size and the frequency you indulge. Do you find that going to a Mexican restaurant means …

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Does Marriage Make you Gain Weight

From wedding gowns and tuxedos to muumuus and sweats: studies warn that marriage may make you fat. According to a study reported on Nature.com, “both married men and women are twice as likely to become obese as the general population. And the longer they live together, the greater the risk,” …

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