1.||What Eye Problems Result From Albinism|
Albinism refers to a group of inherited conditions. People with albinism have little or no pigment in the eyes, skin and hair. Besides looking different, which may cause social problems, albinos also have various impairments. In ...
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2.||Healthy Eating for Diabetes Patients|
When faced with the diagnoses of Diabetes, there is much that the healthcare provider can do to help patients today. However, eating right is something the patient can—and must—do for themselves. Food and blood glucose levels walk hand in hand for Diabetes sufferers, making mealtime an effective method to keep ...
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3.||Understanding Social Phobia|
Do you feel terribly uncomfortable attending social functions? Does your throat feel as if it is closing if you have to speak in front of others? You may be one of the many people who suffer ...
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4.||Tummy Ache or Something More Serious?|
Children often complain of stomachaches. It's a common ailment and one that children may experience after eating too much or when feeling nervous about an upcoming event. But a stomachache can signal a more serious illness.
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5.||Fast Food Feeding|
It's no secret that our generation has become a fast food society. If we don't feel like cooking or have a long day at work, we order pizza or some other take out meal. Lunch ...
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6.||Do Not Allow an Extended Stay Away from Home to Disrupt a Nutrition Plan|
Nutrition plans are most important for diabetics, the obese and those recovering from high blood pressure. Folk recovering from long spells of illness and those advised to put on weight need to eat and drink to ...
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7.||How Anyone Can Train for a Walking Marathon|
A marathon sounds intimidating, but that only makes the possibility of completing one all the more attractive, and impressive. You don't have to be an athlete to train for, and complete, a marathon. You can even be overweight, out-of-shape, and an all-around couch potato. All you need is determination ...
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8.||What to do When the Air Brings You Down|
Why do millions of people choose to make their allergies worse instead of better? Sounds hard to believe, but it happens everyday. Whether allergies affect you year-round or during seasonal changes, allergies equal fatigue, congestion, sinus ...
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9.||The New and Improved Cholesterol Ratio|
In the past, doctors have focused on the ratio of our good cholesterol (HDL) to our total cholesterol but, in today's medical community, there is growing consensus that a closer look at bad cholesterol (LDL) is our ...
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10.||The Cleft Defect in Infants|
On the average, one in every one thousand babies are born with a defect known as cleft lip and/or palate. A cleft lip is a split that runs through the center of the lip and ...
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11.||Can You Don a Bikini and Hit the Beach Using the South Beach Diet?|
Diet books and fad diets are nothing new. It seems every few months there's a new weight loss program being touted by the so-called experts as the "new miracle diet". We, as consumers, are bombarded by before and after pictures and testimonials from people who have successfully lost ...
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12.||Remember the Rosemary!|
It used to be said that if rosemary flourishes in the garden, then the woman wears the pants in the house. Whether that is true or not, a flourishing rosemary tree is an asset to any home.
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13.||The Possible Benefits of Fish Oil|
Fish was always recommended by the Church during Lent. Studies have shown that this may have been a very good idea – in fact, that it is a good idea to eat certain types of oily fish at any time of the year. ...
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Every year a needless number of accidents occur involving poisons found in the home. Common household cleaning products as well as insecticides and other chemicals can be harmful and in some instances deadly to children and pets. March is Poison Prevention Month but with proper awareness and ...
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15.||MSM - The Key to Good Health|
Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) is essential in maintaining optimum health. It nourishes our hair, skin, muscles, joints and nails; it can reduce pain and inflammation; it also has been shown to increase blood circulation, strengthen capillary walls and thus ...
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16.||Meals on a Budget|
Trying to feed your family while on a tight budget can be a time-consuming and difficult task, but it doesn't have to be. Eating on the cheap doesn't mean giving up great taste or things that you love, it just means planning ahead ...
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17.||How to Stay Healthy this Winter|
As fall turns to winter, cold and flu season moves into full swing. Last year was a record year for colds and flu and this year health officials predict it will be even worse. We must take precautions so the cold and flu season ...
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18.||Exercise and IBS: What's the Connection?|
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder which causes the bowels or the gut to be oversensitive. This increase in sensitivity causes a variety of uncomfortable symptoms, which includes excessive gas, stomach cramps and pains, bloating of the abdomen, constipation, and ...
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19.||It's Never Too Late to Start|
With nearly a quarter of all health club membership being held by people fifty-five and above, the fitness industry is looking at new ways to cater to these baby boomers. Fifteen years ago the target demographic was the young and upwardly mobile. Today, those folks have arrived and ...
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20.||5 Natural Common Cold Beaters|
The aptly named common cold hits nearly every one of us on a regular basis and once a single family member has it, it can spread quickly and viciously. While the cold itself is relatively harmless ...
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21.||Detecting Diabetes and Caring For It|
One of the best things you can do for your health is to know how to detect diabetes before it becomes an even bigger problem in your life by not taking care of it. Believe it or ...
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