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Thursday, September 18, 2014 |  Madison, WI: 62.0° F  A Few Clouds


Should you consider thermography?

While no one looks forward to a mammogram, they're a fact of life for women. Mammograms are a form of-x-ray used specifically to view breast tissue; they've been used for screening since the mid-1960s. Breast cancer is second only to lung cancer in claiming women's lives, so mammograms have become crucial diagnostic tools. >More
 A hearty appetite

Our hearts are small, but full of devotion - the adult heart beats 100,000 times each day, nonstop. Blood flows through thousands of miles of tiny vessels, and the way must be kept clear. >More
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 Ways to support digestion

 Digestion matters

Food is our fuel. We get our energy to keep going from food's proteins, carbohydrates, fats, minerals, vitamins and enzymes. All of us must have all of them ' they're essential for our growth and healing. But our bodies have to be able to break down these components of food in order to work properly. Digestion matters. >More
 Community Wishlist: Heart-healthy giving

The past few years have tested our capacity for hope. In 2005 we were broken-hearted over a string of devastating natural disasters. This past year, we've increasingly been grieving over losses from the complications of war. Recently I read something that gave me a moment's relief: "If your heart is to be broken, let it be broken open." Yes, and when it is open, it is more open to give. >More
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