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Why You Should Care About Prebiotics (Part 2)
In my last article [January
2018], I discussed the concept of prebiotics (also known as microfood, as a way to avoid the consumer confusion that can occur between the terms probiotic and prebiotic) and began exploring the literature supporting the health benefits of prebiotic soluble fiber.

Continuing the Conversation: Waist Circumference, Weight Loss & Food Choices
In part
one of this article, I discussed how the utilization of measuring a patient's waist circumference (WC) becomes a valuable anthropometric measurement to gauge health risk. Now  I'll discuss the clinical approach to reducing WC and implementation your practice.


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A Nurse's Perspective

By Linda LePelley, RN, NMT

Previous Articles

TDR Massage: The Trigger Finger
  November, 2016 (Vol. 16, Issue 11)
Massage for Ectropion
A Case Study
  August, 2016 (Vol. 16, Issue 08)
The Basis of TDR Massage
  July, 2016 (Vol. 16, Issue 07)
Massage Therapy and Trigeminal Neuralgia
  May, 2016 (Vol. 16, Issue 05)
Restore and Prevent Tender Feet
  March, 2016 (Vol. 16, Issue 03)
TDR to Facilitate Venipuncture
  December, 2015 (Vol. 15, Issue 12)
TDR Massage: A Case Study of Facial Fasciculations
  October, 2015 (Vol. 15, Issue 10)
The Seven Principles of Tissue Density Restoration
  July, 2015 (Vol. 15, Issue 07)
Tissue Density Palpation
  June, 2015 (Vol. 15, Issue 06)
The Nature of Adhesions
  March, 2015 (Vol. 15, Issue 03)
Attempting to Explain What Causes Elevated Tissue Density
  November, 2014 (Vol. 14, Issue 11)
TDR Massage Protocol for Pain Relief
  July, 2014 (Vol. 14, Issue 07)
A Practical Application of the Tissue Density Grading Scale
  May, 2014 (Vol. 14, Issue 05)
The Tissue Density Grading Scale: A Communication Tool
  March, 2014 (Vol. 14, Issue 03)
Using TDR Massage When Treating Sciatic Nerve Pain
  December, 2013 (Vol. 13, Issue 12)
Tissue Density Restoration Massage for Plantar Fascitis
  September, 2013 (Vol. 13, Issue 09)
Adventitious Tissue Structures of Elevated Tissue Density
  June, 2013 (Vol. 13, Issue 06)
TDR Massage for Self-Care of the Breast
  March, 2013 (Vol. 13, Issue 03)
TDR Massage for Headache Prevention and Relief
  January, 2013 (Vol. 13, Issue 01)
Tissue Density Restoration Massage for Restless Leg Syndrome
  December, 2012 (Vol. 12, Issue 12)
The Significance of Tissue Density Measurement
  September, 2012 (Vol. 12, Issue 09)
An Introduction to TDR Massage: Focus on the Hand
  July, 2012 (Vol. 12, Issue 07)
Tissue Density's Relationship to Pain and Dysfunction
  April, 2012 (Vol. 12, Issue 04)
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