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The low down on electronic cigarettes



For many Canadians (and Canadian doctors), e-cigarettes are an enigma wrapped in a mystery.  Though they are not regulated or approved for sale in Canada, they seem to be finding their way across the border in increasing quantities.  The Canadian Medical Association Journal published a couple of great articles about them in a...

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#1 Top Post Of All Time on DrSue.Ca - Never Trust A Skinny Chef



As much as everyone enjoys eating out, it can really be hazardous for someone trying to lose weight, as restaurant meals are a notorious source of hidden calories and huge portions. As such, research is being done to try to figure out how best to cut back on those calories, while preserving the experience and taste sensation of eating out.

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#2 Top Post of All Time on DrSue.Ca - Metabolic Syndrome in College Football Linemen


While elite athletes are typically thought of as representing the pinnacle of fitness and health, this may not always be the case.  A recent Canadian study reports that amongst college (American) football linemen, there may be particular concerns regarding metabolic health.
The study, published in the Canadian Journal of Diabetes, looked at...

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