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An apple a day keeps the (pharmacist) away

Apple eaters make just as many visits to the doctor, but take fewer pills

Turns out, an apple a day won’t keep the doctor away but it may mean you will use fewer prescription medications, according to an article published online by JAMA Internal Medicine. The apple has come to symbolize health and healthy habits. But can apple consumption be associated with reduced health-care use because patients who eat