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November 28, 2012

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  Last week I discussed the tainting of a common steroid injection that has infected hundreds of people with fungal meningitis- many in the Twin Cities area- that left us questioning the health care delivery system. We’ll build on that this week with some information on steroids, their usefulness and introduce a possible shift to

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November 19, 2012

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This fall, a fungal meningitis outbreak of historic proportions is occurring locally and nationwide due to tainted methylprednisolone acetate, a common joint and epidural injection for pain purchased from the New England Compounding Center.  The center shut down almost immediately as inspectors wrote about dirty floors and a leaky boiler. Floor mats near sterile drug-mixing

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November 5, 2012

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  This is the introductory blog for Modern Point Acupuncture and Sports Medicine.  In it I am going to introduce our practice to you and give you some winter health strategies. Modern Point has three acupuncturists- Lindsay Long, Sara Bublitz, and me, Josh Eha.  We are all licensed acupuncturists (L.Ac.), which means we have graduated

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