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How to Reduce Indoor Allergies in the Home

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, roughly 50 million Americans — and growing — suffer from allergies, both indoor and outdoor....

The Benefits of Weight-Loss Surgery Options in Louisville

Learn about the benefits of bariatric surgery by watching this patient's story of how weight loss surgery saved his life. Baptist Health Louisville offers new advances in weight loss surgery options and procedures.

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