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Although they are heavily promoted, ear candles don't work and can be hazardous, the FDA and others warn.
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New voluntary program gives a bigger employee discount to those who meet certain health criteria.
Web site searches for deals on generic drugs nearby. Another program provides discount cards in many U.S. counties.
The Mayo Clinic says some over-the-counter drugs may preclude a trip to the doctor.
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