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Doc: How to not pass out while getting a tattoo
Stress-reduction techniques, such as breathing exercises or muscle contraction, during the placement, may help

Dr. Roach: How to not pass out while getting a tattooStress-reduction techniques, such as breathing exercises or muscle contraction, during the placement, may help
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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Abby: Man comes clean too late with truth about his STD
Now I’m worried I have it too, and I’m breaking up with him because of it

Dear Abby: Man comes clean too late with the truth about his STDNow I’m worried I have it too, and I’m breaking up with him because of it
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  • 1 day, 4 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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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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Abby: Liquor found in teen’s car purchased by her dad
I’m her stepfather and don’t know how to handle this

Dear Abby: Liquor found in teen’s car was purchased by her dadI’m her stepfather and don’t know how to handle this
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  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
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Doc: Safety or convenience in blood thinner?
It depends on the patient’s preference

Dr. Keith Roach: In blood thinner, does safety or convenience take precedence?It depends on the patient’s preference
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  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
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Abby: Study aims to stop Alzheimer’s before it starts
There are more than 65 study sites throughout the U.S. and several in Canada

Dear Abby: New study aims at stopping Alzheimer’s before it startsThere are more than 65 study sites throughout the U.S. and several in Canada
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  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
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Abby: Ex-wife’s anger at friend’s betrayal spills over
My former dear friend is now married to my ex and is very close to my pregnant daughter

Dear Abby: Ex-wife’s anger at her friend’s betrayal spills over to daughterMy former dear friend is now married to my ex and is very close to my pregnant daughter
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  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
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Doc: If supplement sounds like miracle cure, it isn’t
A polyphenol supplement is supposed to increase your energy level, help your digestive system, and help you sleep

Dr. Keith Roach: If supplement sounds like a miracle cure, cue the warning bellsA polyphenol supplement is supposed to increase your energy level, help your digestive system, and help you sleep
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  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
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Abby: Wife used to swinging free feels string attached
One of the guys I swing with is married to a woman who does not swing

Dear Abby: Wife used to swinging free now feels one string attachedOne of the guys I swing with is married to a woman who does not swing
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  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
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Doc: Piriformis syndrome diagnosed by skilled examiner
I was told my pain isn’t coming from my spine, and I’m finally getting relief for a problem I have had for several years

Dr. Keith Roach: Piriformis syndrome is diagnosed by skilled examinerI was told my pain isn’t coming from my spine, and I’m finally getting relief for a problem I have had for several years
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  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
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Abby: Family nanny conflicted about exposing dad’s bias
Is it my place to teach the kids lessons about acceptance that are contrary to what he tells them?

Dear Abby: Family nanny is conflicted about exposing dad’s biasIs it my place to teach the kids lessons about acceptance that are contrary to what he tells them?
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  • 1 week ago
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Doc: Don’t wait to vaccinate
I recommend the vaccines for all people with or without MTHFR mutations

Dr. Keith Roach: Don’t wait to vaccinateI recommend the vaccines for all people with or without MTHFR mutations
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  • 1 week ago
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Doc: Schwannomas of the spine are nerve-sheath tumors
Due to their location, they can cause pressure on the nerve, which leads to symptoms of pain and sometimes weakness

Dr. Roach: Schwannomas of the spine are nerve-sheath tumorsDue to their location, they can cause pressure on the nerve, which leads to symptoms of pain and sometimes weakness
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Abby: Everything set for divorce except for legal fee
I can’t afford a lawyer right now because of some financial obligations my ex left me saddled with

Dear Abby: Everything set for woman’s divorce except for legal feeI can’t afford a lawyer right now because of some financial obligations my ex left me saddled with
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Abby: Intrusive mother-in-law must be set straight
When my husband is home, she comes over, walks in, and if we have company, thinks she should join our guests

Dear Abby: Intrusive mother-in-law must be locked out, set straightWhen my husband is home, she comes over, walks in, and if we have company, thinks she should join our guests
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Doc: Low blood counts are common in those with myeloma
The illness is a type of blood cell cancer, where plasma cells grow out of control

Dr. Keith Roach: Low blood counts are common in those with myelomaThe illness is a type of blood cell cancer, where plasma cells grow out of control
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Abby: Eligible woman bemoans the hordes of clueless men
Some men are encountering the same problems you are

Dear Abby: Eligible woman bemoans the hordes of clueless menSome men are encountering the same problems you are
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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Doc: Nerve pain may not be tied to cancer treatment
Prostate cancer that spread to the bone certainly could press on the nerve, causing weakness and pain

Dr. Keith Roach: Nerve pain may not be connected to cancer treatment at allProstate cancer that spread to the bone certainly could press on the nerve, causing weakness and pain
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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Doc: You’re not alone if you feel sleepy after eating
The Latin-derived term ‘postprandial somnolence’ (‘feeling sleepy after eating’) describes this common situation

Dr. Roach: You’re not alone if you feel sleepy after eatingThe Latin-derived term ‘postprandial somnolence’ (‘feeling sleepy after eating’) describes this common situation
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Abby: Wife who cheated must insist on counseling
Couple’s 3-year-old daughter should not be raised to think toxic environment husband has created is normal

Dear Abby: Wife punished for infidelity must insist on counselingCouple’s 3-year-old daughter should not be raised to think toxic environment husband has created is normal
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Doc: LCIS increases risk of future breast cancer
Medication to prevent cancer has been shown to be effective in women with a history of LCIS

Dr. Roach: LCIS increases risk of future breast cancerMedication to prevent cancer has been shown to be effective in women with a history of LCIS
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Abby: Woman who fled from love regrets hasty retreat
Would be all right to send an apology, or if it would be best not to open potential wounds?

Dear Abby: Woman who fled from love now regrets her hasty retreatWould be all right to send an apology, or if it would be best not to open potential wounds?
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Abby: Long-distance relationship may be too far
His issue is that this area has ‘too many people and is too fast-paced’ for him

Dear Abby: Long-distance relationship may be too far to overcomeHis issue is that this area has ‘too many people and is too fast-paced’ for him
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Doc: Heart disease in women not always with chest pain
Chest pressure or discomfort is common

Dr. Roach: Heart disease in women doesn’t always come with chest painChest pressure or discomfort is common
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Abby: Frustrated husband seeks solution for jealousy
When she goes to her chiropractor appointment, I call to make sure she has the appointment for the time she told me

Dear Abby: Frustrated husband seeks solution for his jealousyWhen she goes to her chiropractor appointment, I call to make sure she has the appointment for the time she told me
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Doc: Seek second opinion for continuing symptoms
A CT or MRI is an excellent test for anatomy, but problems related to function won’t show up on a scan

Dr. Roach: Seek second opinion for continuing symptomsA CT or MRI is an excellent test for anatomy, but problems related to function won’t show up on a scan
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Abby: War letters preserve our military past
Andy Carroll is seeking letters from all American wars, on any subject matter

Dear Abby: Collection of war letters preserves our military pastAndy Carroll is seeking letters from all American wars, on any subject matter
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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