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  1. Reader feedback: If you would like to give us feedback about AFP's appearance or editorial content (articles, patient information handouts, other features), contact Joyce Merriman, executive editor (e-mail: If you would like to write a letter to the editor, follow the instructions at "Letters to the Editor."
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