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201.Work and Asbestos-related diseases, Part Two by Hector Milla
The Occupational Health and Safety Act of Ontario, for instance, states that asbestos is classified as a designated substance in some workplaces. Hence employers are obliged to provide safety measures when they use a designated substance like asbestos. The employer can only keep the amount of asbestos ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2005   Hits: 309   Words: 312]

202.Dried Flower Wreaths Keep Nature's Beauty Alive by Dawn Keadic
There are few things more beautiful than a flower. Floral decoration is a mainstay because of this unrivaled natural beauty. Drying and preservation techniques allow one to decorate their home with true flowers instead of sometimes-inferior silk and artificial alternatives. Dried flower wreaths provide a spectacular way ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005   Hits: 311   Words: 317]

203.Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Information by D Ruplinger
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, or GERD, is the medical term for what most people refer to as acid reflux disease. Gastroesophageal is a relatively new term for acid reflux disease. It has been used for approximately the past 20 years. Before that it was ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005   Hits: 288   Words: 616]

204.Work and Asbestos-related diseases, Part One by Hector Milla
Symptoms of lung cancer, asbestosis or other asbestos - related diseases may include chronic cough and hoarseness, wheezing, chest pain, weight loss, fatigue, loss of appetite, dysphonia, coughing up blood and shortness of breath. If you think that you may have an asbestos - ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005   Hits: 223   Words: 312]

205.How to Avoid the Dangers of Paget's Disease of The Breast by Alfred Jones
Many of you will have heard of Paget's Disease, which is a serious bone disease, but many of you will not have heard of Paget's Disease of the breast, so I am hoping that the ladies out there reading this article will take notice of the ...
[Added: 16 Nov 2005   Hits: 282   Words: 898]

206.Benign pleural diseases: The Asbestos mystery by Hector Milla
A benign pleural disease is an asbestos-related disease which still has something of mystery to experts, since they don't know why some asbestos workers get one of several benign diseases of the pleura while others are not affected by the terrible consequences of Asbestos. The ...
[Added: 14 Nov 2005   Hits: 323   Words: 309]

207.Natural Beauty Care by Ellen Biddle
Everybody longs for that healthy glow, for sparkling eyes and shiny hair that bounces with every step. Millions of dollars are spent every year in beauty products to make skin that much clearer, wrinkles that less visible and lips ...
[Added: 13 Nov 2005   Hits: 235   Words: 465]

208.WSIB: The importance of knowing your rights if you have an asbestos-related disease by Hector Milla
Asbestos-related diseases are increasing in the United States of America and in some other bigger and smaller countries, because asbestos workers were exposed to this mineral (asbestos), which is the main risk factor for developing the disease ...
[Added: 10 Nov 2005   Hits: 383   Words: 316]

209.Are You At Risk For Getting Alzheimer's Disease by Rich Gully
Introduction Alzheimer's disease is a progressive condition that damages areas of the brain involved in intelligence, memory, behavior, judgment, and language. It is the most common form of mental decline in older adults. Alzheimer's gets worse over time, but ...
[Added: 09 Nov 2005   Hits: 298   Words: 652]

210.The Signs and Symptoms Of Acid Reflux Disease by Ian Smith
Acid Reflux Disease , sometimes known as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, normally shortened to GERD happens when the one way valve at the bottom of the oesophagus that retains food in the stomach, and prevents it from returning to the oesophagus ...
[Added: 05 Nov 2005   Hits: 223   Words: 376]

211.Is It Bad Breath Or Gall Bladder Disease? by Blake Kritzberg
Could your bad breath be a sign of gall bladder disease? Sometimes a particularly strong case of bad breath can really signal another ailment. While the average case of bad breath usually arises from conditions within the mouth, especially offensive or unusual-smelling bad breath may ...
[Added: 04 Nov 2005   Hits: 344   Words: 350]

212.Parkinson's Disease & TAI CHI THERAPY by Bill Douglas
Copyright 2005 Bill Douglas In a special to CNN, the Mayo Clinic's reported that, "Parkinson's disease is progressive, meaning the signs and symptoms become worse over time. But although Parkinson's may eventually be disabling, the disease often progresses ...
[Added: 03 Nov 2005   Hits: 367   Words: 2765]

213.New Gene Tool May Unlock Root Causes of Disease by Rita Jenkins
Copyright 2005 Daily News Central Genetic researchers have made substantial advances in understanding the root causes of common diseases and the history of human evolution, according to a series of reports published in scientific journals this week. ...
[Added: 28 Oct 2005   Hits: 330   Words: 1434]

214.Aquarium Fish Health: White Spot Disease Symptoms And Cures by Nathan Miller
Fish death is one of the main problems that beginner aquarist and even some expert aquarist face. It's frustrating to the extent that most quit keeping aquarium fish. But fish death can be avoided. Most ...
[Added: 27 Oct 2005   Hits: 303   Words: 402]

215.Aquarium Fish Health: Dealing With Cotton Mouth Disease (Mouth Fungus) by Nathan Miller
Cotton Mouth disease also know as Mouth Fungus is a disease your fish can get and it needs to be dealt with quickly. Cotton Mouth disease is not as common as the while spot disease, but, it is highly ...
[Added: 26 Oct 2005   Hits: 322   Words: 333]

216.The Beauty Of Wedding Favors by George Meszaros
Wedding favors have been around since ancient times. This deep-rooted tradition appears to have originated as a means for the wedding couple to express their gratitude to wedding guests for being part of their wedding ...
[Added: 25 Oct 2005   Hits: 283   Words: 348]

217.Diet changes involved with Celiac Disease by Andy Casasanta
Copyright 2005 Andy Casasanta Celiac Disease or Gluten Intolerance As discussed in my previous article, I cover the basics of Celiac Disease, which include the effects of Celiac Disease, symptoms and possible treatments. In this article, I will ...
[Added: 24 Oct 2005   Hits: 284   Words: 745]

218.Can Periodontal Gum Disease Be Reversed? by Blake Kritzberg
Can periodontal gum disease be reversed? The answer is yes, if you begin early enough and are diligent. More advanced periodontal gum disease may still be reversed, but it will take some special cleaning provided by your dentist to give you a fighting chance. Adopting ...
[Added: 24 Oct 2005   Hits: 291   Words: 484]

219.Diseases of the Colon Caused by Constipation and Past Emotional Trauma by Rudy Silva
It was estimated that of all the people who died of cancer – colon, lung, prostate, and breast - in 1999 sixteen percent were attributed to colon cancer. But, how many of these other cancers originated in ...
[Added: 18 Oct 2005   Hits: 280   Words: 584]

220.The Importance Of Asbestos Disease Information by Kirsten Hawkins
Over the past few years, there has been requirement for asbestos disease information. This is mainly because of asbestos, a harmful contaminant that once finds widespread application in industries, construction processes and building materials. However, after the spread of asbestos ...
[Added: 15 Oct 2005   Hits: 251   Words: 437]

221.Asbestos Testing- Necessary Protection Against Killer Diseases by Kirsten Hawkins
Asbestos testing is the method to determine the presence of asbestos in the industrial processes, residential buildings and objects. Asbestos had been commonly used as construction materials in buildings till few years back. A mineral compound, asbestos is the common name for a group of ...
[Added: 14 Oct 2005   Hits: 239   Words: 395]

222.Asbestos Mesothelioma- A Deadly Disease by Kirsten Hawkins
Asbestos- the Main Culprit behind Asbestos Mesothelioma Asbestos mesothelioma is a rare but dangerous cancer caused by exposure to asbestos particles suspended in the air. Asbestos is a group of naturally occurring silicate minerals. It is made up of strong and ...
[Added: 10 Oct 2005   Hits: 272   Words: 378]

223.How 40,000 People Reverse Heart Disease by Joey Dweck
Written by the Editors at Weight Loss Buddy Press in colaboration with Hans A. Diehl, DrHSc, MPH, FACN, CNS It is well known that about two-thirds of the U.S. population is either overweight or obese. The U.S. Surgeon General has stated that approximately 75% of Western diseases, such ...
[Added: 10 Oct 2005   Hits: 334   Words: 1011]

224.An Overview Of Asbestos Disease- Mesothelioma by Kirsten Hawkins
What Is Asbestos? Asbestos disease, mesothelioma cancers, lung cancers and asbestosis are the diseases caused because of asbestos exposure. Asbestos constitutes different naturally occurring fibrous minerals in some rocks and soil. It has found widespread use in industries and building materials such ...
[Added: 07 Oct 2005   Hits: 311   Words: 437]

225.Hyaluronic Acid - Beauty Wave of the Future? by Kristy Annely
In our continuing search for the fountain of youth, there is a new weapon. Hyaluronic acid (HA), is a key component of human tissue that aids in the body's flexibility, mobility and moisture retention. And, Hyaluronic acid ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005   Hits: 288   Words: 435]

226.Thyroid Disease Symptoms - Understanding Hypothyroidism Symptoms by Olinda Rola
Thyroid disease symptoms and hypothyroidism symptoms afflict millions of adults in the USA alone. Thyroid disease symptoms are frequently misdiagnosed or undiagnosed. Approximately 10-20% of women and 1-2% of men have symptoms of thyroid problems. The most common type of thyroid dysfunction ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2005   Hits: 256   Words: 445]

227.What you need to know about heart diseases by Mansi gupta
Heart is the most significant organ of the body. It controls and regulates the entire body. An individual can survive the loss of other organs of body but not of a heart. The moment heart ceases pumping blood to the body, it results in a ...
[Added: 24 Aug 2005   Hits: 285   Words: 675]

228.Hyaluronic Acid - Newest Celebrity Beauty Secret? by Kristy Annely
We can always count on celebrities to serve as guinea pigs for the latest cosmetic and beauty treatments. During the Botox ™ craze, even director Martin Scorsese commented that he couldn't find actresses who could frown ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005   Hits: 732   Words: 408]

229.An Introduction to Acid Reflux Disease by Seth Miller
Acid reflux disease, also known as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD, afflicts millions of people. Many suffer from an occasional bout with heartburn, but acid reflux disease, as a diagnosis, should only be made if the heartburn causes impediments to your lifestyle due to severe, chronic discomfort over prolonged periods ...
[Added: 18 Aug 2005   Hits: 255   Words: 327]

230.Alcoholism as a Disease, Not a Weakness by David Chandler
Alcoholism is a disease in which drinkers have lost the ability to control their drinking, leading to physical and mental harm and loss of ability to behave in a socially acceptable manner. Alcoholism ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005   Hits: 273   Words: 422]

231.An Introduction to Acid Reflux Disease by Dave Lavinsky
Acid reflux disease, also known as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD, afflicts millions of people. Many suffer from an occasional bout with heartburn, but acid reflux disease, as a diagnosis, should only be made if the heartburn causes impediments to your lifestyle due to severe, chronic discomfort over ...
[Added: 12 Aug 2005   Hits: 460   Words: 328]

232.What is Acid Reflux Disease? by Jeff Lakie
Acid reflux disease, also known as Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease, or GERD, is a common ailment, affecting between 5%-7% of the population. In order to understand what GERD is it is important to be familiar with how the esophagus works. A long muscular tube, the ...
[Added: 18 Jul 2005   Hits: 264   Words: 363]

233.The Most Effective Treatments for Acid Reflux Disease by Jeff Lakie
Acid reflux disease, or GERD, is a common compliant of the digestive system, often characterised by persistent burning or discomfort behind the breastbone. As the symptoms of GERD can mimic those of coronary disease, it is important that you visit your doctor, if you ...
[Added: 18 Jul 2005   Hits: 248   Words: 377]

234.Alternative Therapies for Acid Reflux Disease by Jeff Lakie
Acid Reflux Disease, or GERD, is a common disease which affects approximately 5-7% of the population. It occurs when acid from the stomach backs up into the esophagus, a long, thin, muscular tube, which connects the mouth and the ...
[Added: 18 Jul 2005   Hits: 261   Words: 403]

235.A Brief Overview Of Crohn's Disease by Kirsten Whittaker
Crohn’s Disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation in the digestive tract - from the mouth all the way through to the anus. As a disease, it can be difficult to diagnose due to its similarity to other inflammatory disorders such ...
[Added: 14 Jul 2005   Hits: 273   Words: 462]

236.Grains that cause celiac disease by Rudy Silva
Eating grain products - breads, cakes, cereals - have long been consider a healthy choice. If you look at the RDA recommendations, grains, at the bottom of the pyramid, are what you should be eating the most of to maintain a healthy body. ...
[Added: 18 Jun 2005   Hits: 247   Words: 882]

237.Food That Protects You From Cancer, Heart Disease and Osteoporosis! by Kim Beardsmore
The humble soybean boasts some extraordinary benefits. This nutritional powerhouse has stayed under wraps for too long. Apart from being the only vegetable protein with all 22 amino acids essential for our health and well being, ...
[Added: 01 Nov 2004   Hits: 353   Words: 702]

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