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Lancaster County is lush with old-fashioned lifestyles - See more at: http://je.pliner.com/article/3050/Dutch_Treats/#sthash.aiycyVap.dpuf
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Gloria Hayes Kremer, JE Feature
Did you know that Pennsylvania Dutch Country is known as "The Garden Spot of America"? So it's only natural that this picturesque and productive area has created a series of "Culinary Tours," part of FlavorFest, a celebration of food so big that it lasts all year. You may choose to take one of the Signature Culinary Tours which run from...
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Mickey Mouse: No Bucky Beaver, but then, watermelon toothpaste is quite a mouthful
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Frank Rosci, JE Feature
As a kid in grade school in the late 1950s, I remember a TV spot for Ipana Toothpaste in which an animated character named Bucky Beaver sang, "Brusha, brusha, brusha with the new Ipana." The ad was directed toward kids to get them to brush their teeth every day. With the cute, friendly Bucky and his large, gleamingly-white beaver front...
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A local lawyer - and basically healthy guy - suddenly finds his life upended by illness
They began so quietly, so subtly, that the symptoms might have gone unnoticed. Busy Philadelphia attorney Steven Waxman was 54 years old and a basically healthy guy when he began feeling more tired than usual in the afternoon, and noticed that one leg would drag a little. "Then I started to carry my right arm in an unusual way. It...
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Meet today's 'ideal' physician
A study of Mayo Clinic patients has found that seven behaviors define the "ideal" physician and supports an Institute of Medicine recommendation that quality medical care should include a patient-centered approach. The Mayo Clinic-led study was designed to develop a comprehensive set of ideal physician behaviors. Telephone interviews were conducted in 2001 and 2002 with 192 patients who were seen...
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By:
Frank Rosci, JE Feature
Woody Allen portrayed one so well in his films he made us laugh out loud. But to millions of Americans, who live as real-life hypochondriacs, the condition is no laughing matter, but one that keeps them wondering and wandering for answers amid their own complicated, convoluted version of medical-social truth. "The syndrome of Hypochondriasis (commonly called hypochondria) has been around...
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