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Abby: Wife on verge of divorce in 1-year reprieve
He can be the world’s greatest giver, but other times he’s a selfish, insensitive, arrogant know-it-all

Dear Abby: Wife on the verge of divorce calls for a one-year reprieveHe can be the world’s greatest giver, but other times he’s a selfish, insensitive, arrogant know-it-all
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
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Doc: What’s the story on irregular heartbeats?
An average person may have 500 or so of these a day

Dr. Keith Roach: What’s the story on irregular heartbeats?An average person may have 500 or so of these a day
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
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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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  • 1 year, 8 months ago
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Doc: Parkinson’s meds not likely related to cirrhosis
It’s not too much of a coincidence to see several people with that combination of illnesses

Dr. Roach: Parkinson’s disease meds not likely related to cirrhosisIt’s not too much of a coincidence to see several people with that combination of illnesses
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  • 5 days ago
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Abby: Wife blindsided by news of husband’s past romance
It makes me wonder how many other secrets he’s hiding from me

Dear Abby: Wife blindsided by news of husband’s past romanceIt makes me wonder how many other secrets he’s hiding from me
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  • 5 days ago
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Abby: Single mom’s frustrations, pain boil to surface
My son is my joy and I love him dearly, but why am I not allowed to be angry at his father and his new woman?

Dear Abby: Single mom’s frustrations, pain boil to the surfaceMy son is my joy and I love him dearly, but why am I not allowed to be angry at his father and his new woman?
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  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
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Abby: Man’s social anxieties prolong his loneliness
I try to have normal conversations with people, but when I do, I have nothing to say.

Dear Abby: Man’s social anxieties prolong his lonelinessI try to have normal conversations with people, but when I do, I have nothing to say.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Doc: Cholangiocarcinoma a rare cancer of the bile ducts
The most common symptoms are jaundice, generalized itching, dark urine and light-colored stools, abdominal pain, fever

Dr. Keith Roach: Cholangiocarcinoma is a rare cancer of the bile ductsThe most common symptoms are jaundice, generalized itching, dark urine and light-colored stools, abdominal pain, fever
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Abby: Jealousy, misunderstanding hurting relationship
There can be no love in this relationship, because there is no trust

Dear Abby: Jealousy, misunderstanding chip away at relationshipThere can be no love in this relationship, because there is no trust
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Abby: Daughter tired of mom’s proselytizing friend
She’s a Jehovah’s Witness and not only am I non-religious, but I’m a member of the LGBTQ community, too

Dear Abby: Daughter tired of indulging mom’s proselytizing friendShe’s a Jehovah’s Witness and not only am I non-religious, but I’m a member of the LGBTQ community, too
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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Abby: Woman feels long-distance relationship one-sided
I make it a priority to text or call “Good morning” or “Goodnight,” but sometimes he’s consistent and sometimes not

Dear Abby: Woman feels long-distance relationship one-sidedI make it a priority to text or call “Good morning” or “Goodnight,” but sometimes he’s consistent and sometimes not
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Doc: Stomach structure inflammation leads to bellyache
Some with Mesenteric panniculitis have no symptoms, others may have pain, fever, weight loss, diarrhea or constipation

Dr. Roach: Inflammation of stomach structure gives reader a bellyacheSome with Mesenteric panniculitis have no symptoms, others may have pain, fever, weight loss, diarrhea or constipation
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Abby: Boy’s treatment of animals alarms family
Because he seems unable to appropriately interact with animals, he shouldn’t be around them without supervision

Dear Abby: Boy’s treatment of animals causes alarm among familyBecause he seems unable to appropriately interact with animals, he shouldn’t be around them without supervision
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Doc: Yes, hot flashes can last 15 years
Perhaps 25 percent of all women will have them

Dr. Roach: Yes, hot flashes can last 15 yearsPerhaps 25 percent of all women will have them
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Abby: She wants intended to end ‘boys’ club’ culture
These men regularly send each other pornographic images

Dear Abby: Fiancee wants her intended to halt ‘boys’ club’ cultureThese men regularly send each other pornographic images
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Doc: Overexercise may be source of knots in the back
That it comes on suddenly, can be felt as tightness and gets a bit better with alcohol makes me suspect muscle spasms

Dr. Roach: Overexercise may be the source of knots in the backThat it comes on suddenly, can be felt as tightness and gets a bit better with alcohol makes me suspect muscle spasms
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Abby: Girlfriend unsure of time to mention her implants
I had the surgery 20 years ago when I was newly widowed and about to start dating again

Dear Abby: Girlfriend wonders when it’s time to mention her implantsI had the surgery 20 years ago when I was newly widowed and about to start dating again
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Abby: Man won’t have surgery to quiet his snoring
Neither of us wants to give up the master bedroom because it’s the only one with an attached bathroom

Dear Abby: Man won’t budge on having surgery to quiet his snoringNeither of us wants to give up the master bedroom because it’s the only one with an attached bathroom
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Doc: Could diet have contributed to man’s attack?
The connection with atrial fibrillation is not clear

Dr. Keith Roach: Could keto diet have contributed to man’s atrial fibrillation?The connection with atrial fibrillation is not clear
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Doc: New doc, new blood pressure target, who’s right?
There is no absolute right answer

Dr. Roach: New doctor, new blood pressure target, but who’s right?There is no absolute right answer
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Abby: Dad disapproves of toking near kids’ party
I enjoy spending time with this family, but I don’t think I want to visit their home if this is what I can expect

Dear Abby: Dad disapproves of toking in backyard at kids’ partyI enjoy spending time with this family, but I don’t think I want to visit their home if this is what I can expect
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Abby: Pair fights to repair marriage after infidelity
I love him, and I can’t picture my life without him, but I can’t stop torturing myself

Dear Abby: Couple fights to repair broken marriage after man’s infidelityI love him, and I can’t picture my life without him, but I can’t stop torturing myself
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Doc: Turmeric known to be helpful in arthritis pain
Stomach upset is possible, and turmeric should be used with caution in people on warfarin or other anticoagulants

Dr. Keith Roach: Turmeric known to be helpful in managing arthritis painStomach upset is possible, and turmeric should be used with caution in people on warfarin or other anticoagulants
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Abby: Friend’s endorsement wins co-worker raise
But I have interviews for jobs that will give me a $15,000-per-year salary increase over what I currently make

Dear Abby: Friend goes to bat with boss and wins co-worker a small raiseBut I have interviews for jobs that will give me a $15,000-per-year salary increase over what I currently make
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Doc: DMSO: Risk versus benefit
It has only one use approved by the FDA, in people with interstitial cystitis, where it is directly put into the bladder

Dr. Keith Roach: DMSO: Risk versus benefitIt has only one use approved by the FDA, in people with interstitial cystitis, where it is directly put into the bladder
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Abby: Mom can’t stop baby talk with grown son
His parents now wonder why I seem so unhappy when I’m around them and think I don’t like them

Dear Abby: Mom can’t stop baby talking with grown son and girlfriendHis parents now wonder why I seem so unhappy when I’m around them and think I don’t like them
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Doc: Bone marrow produces the many kinds of blood cells
Bone marrow diseases sometimes can be treated directly, but often treatment involves replacing blood products

Dr. Roach: Bone marrow produces the many kinds of blood cellsBone marrow diseases sometimes can be treated directly, but often treatment involves replacing blood products
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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