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  • Shingles Leading To Increased Risks of Heart Attacks and Strokes

    htw shinglesstudyfindings 150x150 jpg If you or anyone you know has ever experienced the rash and blisters that Shingles brings, you know the extremely uncomfortable experience that they endure. But, research on Thursday came out that those Shingles sufferers might have increased risks...
  • Influenza Outbreaks High Already In 2014

    msft h1n1virusin2014 150x150 jpg As the new year has just started, people are continuing to feel the effects of the holidays, and especially the influenza. The high case of influenza in children and adults has already picked up high numbers in 2014, and...
  • Concussions And Alzheimer’s Relation Under Review

    htw alzheimersconcussionangle 150x150 jpg Getting a concussion either from playing sports, hitting ones head against the wall, or any other way is certainly a painful and memorable experience. But, research on Thursday found that concussions might actually be related to Alzheimer’s in the...
  • New Flu Strain Affecting Sick People Everywhere

    84 300x186 150x150 jpg As the holidays roll around, and people and families gather for the upcoming holiday season, unfortunately cold and flu seasons creep up as well. Research on Thursday shows that the H1N1 flu strain that affected people in a bad...
  • Bronchitis – Before, During & After

    100 244x3001 150x150 jpg We’ve broached on the topic of bronchitis before and we feel that it deserves another mention. An infection of a specific part of the lungs – the bronchi or main airways as it is otherwise known, and causes them...
  • Breast Cancer – A Mini Guide

    4840431698 ab58fdd16e1 150x150 jpg With the recent news that Angelina Jolie had recently undergone surgery to remove both of her breasts as a preventative method against breast cancer; a cancer that she sadly lost her mother to at the very young age of...
  • A Closer Look at Thyroid Problem Symptoms

    101 300x2251 150x150 jpg Having an overactive or underactive thyroid is one of the biggest problems faced by people all over the world but the bad news is that very often this condition often goes unnoticed as the symptoms are all very similar...
  • The Symptoms of Bronchitis

    coughing1 150x150 jpg If you have recently had a cold or flu virus then you must be aware that right now you have a bigger chance than anyone of getting bronchitis; a treatable but rather painful and uncomfortable medical condition that would...
  • The Signs and Symptoms of Sleep Apnea

    sleeping1 150x150 jpg It can be hard to know when you are suffering with the sleeping condition that is “sleep apnea.” After all, how are you meant to know what you get up to when you are at sleep? If you have...
  • An Overview of Anxiety Disorders

    anxiety1 150x150 jpg Did you know that there were many different types of anxiety disorders? If you didn’t then don’t panic because there are so many people that do not appreciate the wide range of symptoms and conditions that anxiety, as a...
  • Ease Flu Symptoms Naturally

    103 300x1991 150x150 jpg As flu season approaches, we are advised to get our flu shots so we aren’t bitten by the bug, so to speak. The experience of the flu is one we’d soon love to forget, and any relief is welcome...
  • “Hot Head” Cures

    16 300x2201 150x150 jpg You’ve probably heard the phrase: “Feed a cold, starve a fever.” Well, even though cutting back on food consumption is wise when you’re battling a fever, feeding your fever certain things should help it go away quickly. Source: http://farm1.staticflickr.com/12/16452109_b0aca519c8_o.jpg
  • Skin Tags: Cause For Alarm?

    19 274x3001 150x150 jpg You may have seen them and thought they were moles, but may not have heard the term “skin tags” before. These little protrusions are more common than people realize, but are they a cause for alarm?
  • How to Identify the Causes of Hidden Allergies

    37 300x1981 150x150 jpg Ever had a rash, stomach problem or respiratory ailment that defied diagnosis? You might have been suffering from a hidden food reaction. Source: http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3365/3548467519_b667f59eb9_o.jpg
  • Life-Saving Breast Cancer Screenings

    38 300x1871 150x150 jpg One in eight American women gets breast cancer, but the diagnosis is not a death sentence. More than 2 million women in the U.S. today have survived breast cancer – largely due to screening techniques that detect the disease...
  • Fight MCI & Alzheimer’s (and Retain Memory Longer)

    41 300x2561 150x150 gif Alzheimer’s disease, the dreaded destroyer of memory, doesn’t happen all at once. Like heart disease and many other serious ailments, it’s years in the making. Source: http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4126/5018575021_8ec244450b_o.jpg
  • Try Prolotherapy For Sprains, Strains & Muscle Pain

    44 150x150 jpg Chronic back pain, whiplash injuries to the neck and many other types of musculoskeletal pain that are not alleviated by physical therapy, painkillers or chiropractic manipulation can often be controlled via prolotherapy. Source: http://farm1.staticflickr.com/167/396031832_f40f027a5c_o.jpg
  • Is PSA Testing For Prostate Cancer Prevention Effective?

    4461 150x150 jpg Many male patients question whether or not they should have the prostate specific antigen (PSA) test done. This simple blood test can detect prostate cancer at an early stage, but it is still unclear whether or not getting the...
  • Should You Get Gardasil, the HPV Vaccine?

    79 300x2251 150x150 jpg With cervical cancer claiming the lives of nearly 4,000 women in America each year and genital warts being the number one sexually transmitted disease, Gardasil may seem to some as a Godsend. How safe is it, what do you...