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John Torres

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Medical Correspondent — NBC News

Medical Correspondent for @NBCNews, and an actively practicing Emergency Med doctor. Former AF Pilot, physician; current husband, father!

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@DrJohnTorres — 1,764 followers, 750 tweets

Walmart offering free opioid disposal kit. Important to get unused meds, especially opioids, out of your medicine…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/953664508165312518 
#caretakers and #Advocates...if you're taking care of a loved one you are at a higher risk for anxiety and depression yourself. Helping caretakers is crucial to letting them take care of their loved ones the best they can!  https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2018/01/05/Stress-is-tough-on-medical-surrogates-when-a-loved-one-is-ill/3271515196941/?utm_source=sec&utm_campaign=sl&utm_medium=3 
#Exercising at any age is important to overall #health. But the sooner you start it the better. Here's why:  http://www.bbc.com/news/health-42565137 
#mountain madness is a real thing. But it might not be related to altitude sickness like we thought. Those hallucinations at high altitude can be deadly! Here's some of the science behind it:  https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2018/01/05/Mountain-madness-found-to-be-a-real-psychosis/5041515197068/?utm_source=sec&utm_campaign=sl&utm_medium=2 
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