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Use Your Slow Cooker to Make Healthy Eating an Easy Choice
Carolyn Burns, Clinical Dietitian, Deaconess Weight Loss Solutions
As a dietitian, the most common reason people give for not sticking to a healthy eating routine is a lack of time for meal preparation. When people tell me this, I like to tell them about the benefits of using a slow cooker.
Winter Is A Great Time for Allergy Testing
Jason White, MD, & Shannon Vickers, NP, Deaconess Clinic Allergy
Many people know they have allergies because at of sneezing, itching and other symptoms that make miserable (especially if they happen at the same time each year). However, figuring out what allergens are the problem can be a guessing game without testing. Winter can be a great time for allergy testing.