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For many families, life is a little too sweet. Popular drinks like soda, sports drinks and chocolate milk have lots of sugar, which can lead to serious negative health outcomes like diabetes and dental caries. Learn how to avoid the sugar in popular beverages by choosing to drink the most refreshing, inexpensive and life-sustaining drink in the world: water!

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  • CVP Core Faculty Margot Kushel, MD recently had her article "How the homeless population is changing: it's older and sicker" published in the online magazine The Conversation. Margot Kushel is an expert on healthcare utilization by the homeless and a primary care physician at San Francisco General Hospital.
    From the article:What policymakers and the general public need to recognize is that the homeless are aging faster than the general population in the U.S. This shift in the demographics has major implications for how municipalities and health care providers deal with homeless populations.   Read more »

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