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Genetic Testing: The First Step to Preventative Medicine

The accompanying picture is one I took of those really cool bracelets they give you when you are admitted to the hospital. I got one just last week, after my second visit to the emergency room in two months. As you may have read last month, I was diagnosed with a blood clot in my …

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Dr. Booker and son Quint on the PlayStation.

Listen To Your Body: What Mine Told Me Christmas Weekend

On Wednesday of last week, I joined my son for a competition on PlayStation. It was a glorious feeling after being released from four days in the hospital following my fortunate decision to take time to listen to my body. I had spent three nights in the Cardiothoracic Unit at Suburban Hospital. Doctors were evaluating …

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