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March 2008
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Making and Maintaining Muscle

Making and Maintaining Muscle
How Much Protein Do You Need?
The idea of eating more protein has gained popularity in the past few years. Some people may think the way to build body muscle is to eat high-protein diets and use protein powders, supplements and shakes.
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Living with Crohn’s Disease
More Options for Treatment
For the half-million Americans with Crohn’s disease, finding relief from abdominal pain and digestive problems is an ongoing challenge.
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