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Immigration and Healthcare: No Talking Points This Election

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Tweet This week, I will be attending a two-day meeting on immigration and healthcare.  It’s not an area that I know a lot about and I am interested in your thoughts on the topic. Presidential candidates are not discussing the … Continue reading

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An Argument for Lowering Thyroid Medication, Closer Thyroid Monitoring After Menopause

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Tweet This study found a twofold to threefold increased risk of fracture in people over age 70 on higher doses of thyroid replacement, especially over 0.093 mg per day. In the past, high thyroid replacement doses have been shown to … Continue reading

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