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Doc: Do bloodwork numbers reflect minor cold?
It is difficult to evaluate your blood count, as both times you had it done, you were sick

Dr. Roach: Do bloodwork numbers reflect minor cold or something more?It is difficult to evaluate your blood count, as both times you had it done, you were sick
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
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Abby: Xmas babies find plenty to celebrate on holidays
Many have good memories of their celebrations

Dear Abby: Christmas babies find plenty to celebrate at the holidaysMany have good memories of their celebrations
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
Life

Start the day with your horoscope

Start the day with your horoscopeWake up? Or go back to bed? Start your day with advice from our horoscopes.
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  • 11 months, 2 weeks ago
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Abby: Man keeps wife in dark on new ‘business partner’
They have ‘business’ meetings and I am not allowed to attend, know when they take place or even ask what was discussed

Dear Abby: Man keeps wife in the dark about new ‘business partner’They have ‘business’ meetings and I am not allowed to attend, know when they take place or even ask what was discussed
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  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
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Abby: ‘Narrow therapeutic use’ standards under review
Dosage of such drugs have to be precise, due to the fact that these drugs can be more than usually toxic at a high dose

Dear Abby: Standards of ‘narrow therapeutic use’ under FDA reviewDosage of such drugs have to be precise, due to the fact that these drugs can be more than usually toxic at a high dose
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  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
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Doc: Anal fissure painful, requires treatment plan
There are a variety of treatments that may be used in conjunction with each other

Dr. Roach: Anal fissure is painful, requires treatment planThere are a variety of treatments that may be used in conjunction with each other
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  • 1 week ago
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Abby: Bailouts fail to help sister drowning in debt
I’ve given her debt consolidation program info and offered to pay for her to file bankruptcy, but she has done nothing

Dear Abby: Years of bailouts fail to help sister who’s drowning in debtI’ve given her debt consolidation program info and offered to pay for her to file bankruptcy, but she has done nothing
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  • 1 week ago
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Ex-etiquette: Is it OK to give gifts to ex’s family?

Is it OK to continue giving gifts to ex’s relatives?Ex-etiquette for Parents rule No. 8, “Be honest and straight forward
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Abby: Time allows man to see role he played in divorce
My ex-wife loved me so much you could feel it through her posts to me, but I didn’t reciprocate that love

Dear Abby: Time allows man to see role he played in divorceMy ex-wife loved me so much you could feel it through her posts to me, but I didn’t reciprocate that love
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Doc: Butterfly rash of lupus appears only on the face
I’m a 54-year-old white female, and for the past 6 years, I have been getting butterfly-looking rash in the same place

Dr. Keith Roach: Butterfly rash of lupus appears only on the faceI’m a 54-year-old white female, and for the past 6 years, I have been getting butterfly-looking rash in the same place
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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Abby: Woman set to hang up on constantly calling hubby
I feel it’s more than sufficient to talk on my way in to work, maybe check in around lunch, then on the way home

Dear Abby: Woman ready to hang up on constantly calling husbandI feel it’s more than sufficient to talk on my way in to work, maybe check in around lunch, then on the way home
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Doc: Did yoga routine lower PSA levels?
Yes, the magnitude of the effect varies depending on the study, from 31 percent to almost 70 percent

Dr. Keith Roach: Did yoga routine lower PSA levels?Yes, the magnitude of the effect varies depending on the study, from 31 percent to almost 70 percent
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Doc: Using red yeast rice and statin not recommended
Like any natural product, the amount of the active compound varies

Dr. Roach: Using red yeast rice and a statin drug not recommendedLike any natural product, the amount of the active compound varies
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Abby: Only child feels parents’ pressure
He always feels like he’s disappointing them because they never give him any words of encouragement

Dear Abby: Only child feels pressure of his parents’ expectationsHe always feels like he’s disappointing them because they never give him any words of encouragement
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Ex-etiquette: Skip the ‘memory lane’ talk
Discussing past intimacies with your ex stirs up emotions that could get you into trouble

Ex-etiquette: Skip the ‘memory lane’ talkDiscussing past intimacies with your ex stirs up emotions that could get you into trouble
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Abby: Best friend’s shadow proves difficult to escape
Old habits hold me back from making friends, and romantic interests still disappear when I introduce them to my friend

Dear Abby: Best friend’s long shadow proves difficult to escapeOld habits hold me back from making friends, and romantic interests still disappear when I introduce them to my friend
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Abby: Molestation cloud girl’s thoughts of future
When I tried to bring this up with my mom, she reacted as if there was something wrong with ME or that I was lying!

Dear Abby: Memories of molestation cloud girl’s thoughts of the futureWhen I tried to bring this up with my mom, she reacted as if there was something wrong with ME or that I was lying!
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Doc: What’s new in herpes treatments?
Two medications are available, but the one that works best is very expensive

Dr. Keith Roach: What’s new in herpes treatments?Two medications are available, but the one that works best is very expensive
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Abby: Woman’s marriage deadline may work against her
I have tried everything, but all the decent men nowadays are already taken or not serious about forming a relationship

Dear Abby: Woman’s marriage deadline may be working against herI have tried everything, but all the decent men nowadays are already taken or not serious about forming a relationship
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Doc: What are options when colonoscopy prep too much?
Three options include fecal blood testing, the Cologuard stool DNA test and the Epi proColon blood DNA test

Dr. Keith Roach: What are the options when colonoscopy prep is too much to bear?Three options include fecal blood testing, the Cologuard stool DNA test and the Epi proColon blood DNA test
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Abby: Teen girl feels pressure from society to have sex
It scares me, and while my boyfriend isn’t pressuring me, I feel like there is a boulder on my shoulders

Dear Abby: Teen girl feels pressure from society to have sexIt scares me, and while my boyfriend isn’t pressuring me, I feel like there is a boulder on my shoulders
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Doc: True underdevelopment of male genitalia is rare
There are medical conditions that can cause male sexual organs not to develop properly

Dr. Keith Roach: True underdevelopment of male genitalia is rareThere are medical conditions that can cause male sexual organs not to develop properly
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Doc: Odor after shoulder surgery gone after shampoo
Use of a nerve block can change the way you sweat, which can change the body’s normal flora

Dr. Keith Roach: Mysterious body odor after shoulder surgery goes away after shampoo bathUse of a nerve block can change the way you sweat, which can change the body’s normal flora
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Abby: Son is slow to pay debts he owes to his parents
When he’s late, I get harassing emails and phone calls

Dear Abby: Well-paid son is slow to pay debts he owes to his parentsWhen he’s late, I get harassing emails and phone calls
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Ex-etiquette: Grateful for ‘yours, mine, and ours’

Ex-etiquette: Grateful for ‘yours, mine, and ours’The funny thing is, each one at some time during the day or evening will tell me how grateful they are for being there
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Abby: Opposing parenting styles cause family fracture
I’m a proponent of Western medicine and she’s believes in alternative medicine

Dear Abby: Opposing parenting styles are cause of family fractureI’m a proponent of Western medicine and she’s believes in alternative medicine
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Abby: Landlord questions tenant’s sleepwalk claim
Would I be discriminating against a disability if I chose to not renew his lease because of his sleepwalking?

Dear Abby: Landlord questions tenant’s claim that he sleepwalksWould I be discriminating against a disability if I chose to not renew his lease because of his sleepwalking?
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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