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Chat With a Doctor: Interstitial Lung Disease

Tags: chat with a doctor, interstitial lung disease, lung cancer, lung disease, pneumonia, pulmonary alveolar proteinosis, pulmonary fibrosis, sarcoidosis, webchat

Ask questions and get answers about interstitial lung disease from Cleveland Clinic physicians during a live webchat Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at noon (ET).


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Post-Op Reflection: Grateful and Going Places

Tags: Dr. A. Marc Gillinov, heart surgery, patient story

Making the decision to have surgery is never an easy one. Susan Elliot lives a healthy, active life today thanks to following her gut instinct and placing her trust in Cleveland Clinic.


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3 Tips to Protect Kids From Bad Halloween Treats

Tags: fall, Halloween 2012, halloween safety, trick-or-treat

The kids are home and have emptied out those full Halloween bags to check their bounty. But is every treat in there safe for them to eat? An expert has three tips to help you sort them out.


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Money for Healthy Choices? (Video)

Tags: innovation, Medicare, prevention, Top 10 Innovations for 2013

We're counting down the top 10 medical innovations for 2013, picked by our doctors and researchers. Up first: What if people were rewarded for healthy habits — with money?


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Chat With a Doctor: Understanding and Managing Diabetes

Tags: chat with a doctor, diabetes, diabetes awareness month 2012, endocrinology, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, webchat

Ask questions and get answers about understanding and managing diabetes from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at 1 p.m. (ET).


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Chat With a Doctor: Arthritis — Treatment and Pain Management Options

Tags: arthritis, chat with a doctor, degenerative joint disease, joint pain, musculoskeletal injuries, osteoarthritis, pain management, RA, rheumatoid arthritis, spine, webchat

Ask questions and get answers about arthritis treatment and pain management options from Cleveland Clinic physicians during a live webchat Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at noon (ET).


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Recipe: Pumpkin Lentil Soup

Tags: healthy diet, heart health, nutrition, pumpkin, Recipes

This recipe is perfect to make for a Meatless Monday dinner. The lentils provide slow digesting carbohydrate, protein, and are high in fiber, therefore this soup will keep you satisfied for hours.


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5 Scary-Good Halloween Costume Safety Tips

Tags: Halloween 2012, halloween safety

It’s that time when gangs of pint-sized ghosts, zombies and mini-Avengers roam the neighborhood collecting Halloween goodies. An expert shares some tips on how to make sure kids’ costumes are trick-or-treat friendly and safe.


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6 Tips for Spooky but Safe Trick-or-Treating

Tags: Halloween 2012, halloween safety

Going trick-or-treating is more sweet than scary, but it’s always smart to be careful out there. An expert shares six tips on how to keep this night of going door-to-door to fill those Halloween bags fun and safe.


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Parents: Don’t Refuse These Vaccines

Tags: Be Well e-News, children's health, flu, flu season, vaccines

Some parents refuse to immunize their kids, especially against flu, HPV and chickenpox. Yet vaccines are a family’s best “shot” at protecting kids, and it hurts us all when some of us refuse them.