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and health care topics. is designed to be an educational, user-friendly website that
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physical condition, or information on their treatment.

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psychological advice or as a substitute for advice provided by your physician or other health care
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physician or other health care provider with questions and/or concerns. cannot provide
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condition or treatment. Please note that the author, Dr. Carone, is not a physician. does not recommend the self-management of health problems. Any individual that
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