Does eating too much chocolate give you spots?

Does eating too much chocolate give you spots?

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There are lots of claims and theories regarding its ill-effects on our skin, but Claudia Hammond unwraps the sweet truth about our guiltiest pleasure.
When teenagers have spots, it’s not long before someone tells them they should eat less chocolate. Whether there’s any truth in this involves asking two questions: first, is there any evidence that people who eat chocolate are more likely to have acne; and second, is there a process by which ingesting chocolate could cause spots?

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TO POP OR NOT TO POP

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You may well be aware that picking, popping and scratching a spot is a no-no. Although, you may have been told otherwise or been unable to resist the urge and want to make it go away as fastas humanly possible by popping and removing the white head.

Ultimately, (if done wrong) you’re left with is a red, inflamed and painful mark on your face, not good. In most cases, what remains is actually worse and is often more noticeable.

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How to Buy the Right Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Software

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Searching for new electronic medical records software (EMR) is a daunting task. Between importing your data and learning to use the system, it’s a question you really want to get right the first time. But it’s hard to know where to start.

To make the job easier, I’ve identified seven questions to ask to help you filter through the long list of EMR options available to get you closer to the right EMR solution for your medical practice. The questions should help you narrow down your options, figure out which features you need, and help you navigate the process of communicating with vendors.

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The Top 7 Free and Open Source EMR Software Products

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As a doctor you may not be able to completely avoid data entry. Or complicated payment structures.

But you can at least minimize the cost of going paperless by using free Electronic Medical Records software.

Today we’re going to compare every free EMR/EHR solution available that I could find. We’re going to look at their features and their Capterra user reviews (where possible).

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The Top 9 Medical Apps for Doctors

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Everyone, including doctors, is living in a mobile world.

As mHealth becomes more popular and patients adopt health tracking apps and fitness measuring wearables such as Fitbits, savvy physicians know they can benefit from using mobile health apps in their practices.

The market for mHealth will reach $102.43 billion globally this year, according to estimates from Zion Market Research. The category includes everything from your calorie counter website to telemedicine apps that let you video chat and text with your doctor.

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It’s ‘Obamacare’ Enrollment Time for 2018.

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Open enrollment for 2018 individual health plans through the Affordable Care Act is upon us. In case you haven’t heard, this year’s process will be a bit different — starting with the fact that national enrollment ends several weeks earlier than before.

Here’s what to know if you need coverage through the ACA, also referred to as Obamacare.

Quick facts on health insurance and open enrollment

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Top 5 Online Pharmacy Stores in India for Buying Medicines on Discount

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While online shopping has taken off in India, internet shopping for medicines/drugs is yet to see wide scale adoption given the audience’s skepticism.

A number of online pharmacies have mushroomed over the past few years who are incentivizing customers to buy medicines online with huge discounts & special offers.

Buying medicines online is not too different from buying at a chemist store, plus online pharmacies provide not just convenience but a wide range of choices coupled with attractive discounts.

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Read This Before You Use an Online Pharmacy

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Online pharmacies can be a tempting option, especially if you’re hoping for some extra privacy or looking to save a little cash. But using them can have potential legal ramifications and could put your health at risk. Here’s what you need to know before buying prescription drugs online.

There’s a trade-off for privacy

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