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September 6, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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The PSA of the Week

Share  Not everything involving better health is connected to medicine. The 3-word descriptor of Augusta’s Most Salubrious Newspaper (TM) – health, wellness, medicine – covers a lot of territory. Today, by way of the PSA of the Week, they’re going … Continue reading

June 28, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Here’s a good one

ShareTuesdays are PSA of the Week Day. No, not Prostate Specific Antigen. That’s something else. This PSA is Public Service Announcement. Something that offers a worthwhile reminder on an important topic. By that measure, this one has to rank near … Continue reading

February 16, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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The growth is growing

ShareThis is interesting, and not really in a good way. Although the latest figures shown here (2011) are down from their peak about ten years earlier, they still show an increase in the average American’s diet of more than 750 … Continue reading

February 3, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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PSA of the Week

ShareYes, we usually do this on Tuesdays. Did you see the PSA of the Week posted on the Medical Examiner Facebook page? Check it out on Facebook.com/AugustaRX. Here’s another one that perfectly coincides with the stunning figures about breastfeeding (or … Continue reading

January 12, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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The PSA of the Week

ShareNot to toot our own horn – something we’re loathe to do – but did you notice that the Medical Examiner now features The Advice Doctor as of the premiere issue of 2016? Yes, the rumors are true, even though … Continue reading

December 22, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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It is this week’s PSA

ShareWith apologies to all Facebook friends, yours and mine, friends are only friends when they’re friends in 3D. Sorry, but Facebook friends don’t count.

December 15, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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A very seasonal PSA

ShareIt’s really easy this time of year to amass debt that can take months (if not years) to repay. And while you’re doing it (paying it off slowly and laboriously), you would be extremely hard-pressed to remember even 5% of … Continue reading