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  • Know The Symptoms of Juvenile Diabetes

    Apr 19, 14 • DiabetesNo Comments
    Know The Symptoms of Juvenile Diabetes

    According to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRFI), every year over 13,000 children are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. There is no known cure for this stealthy disease that attacks and destroys the beta cells that produce insulin. Symptoms present themselves suddenly and progress rapidly. Knowing what symptoms to look for, if you suspect [&hellip...

  • Obesity and Metabolic Surgery: Hype or Hope

    Apr 19, 14 • MedicNo Comments
    Obesity and Metabolic Surgery: Hype or Hope

    Bariatric surgery is one of the most popular surgeries, which helps obese people lose weight. It is a procedure that reduces the size of the stomach with a gastric band or removes a portion of the stomach that results in the interruption of the digestive system and therefore, restricts the amount of food a patient [&hellip...

  • Drugless Therapy for Mental Problems

    Apr 19, 14 • HealthNo Comments
    Drugless Therapy for Mental Problems

    There’s a new drug free therapy for many, if not most, mental problems that has NO bad side effects. This new solution to these problems is easily affordable even to low income families. (Unlike the time tested EEG Biofeedback (AKA Neurofeedback or Neurotherapy). It works to change brain wave amplitudes in a different, simpler way [&hellip...

  • College soccer player deathly allergic to her own sweat

    Apr 19, 14 • Disease and ConditionsNo Comments
    College soccer player deathly allergic to her own sweat

    For most athletes, sweating is simply a natural byproduct of playing sports – but for one college soccer player, sweating can be a life-threatening experience...

  • Chocolate, Is It Good For Diabetics?

    Apr 18, 14 • NutritionNo Comments
    Chocolate, Is It Good For Diabetics?

    Chocolates are the delicious delicacies one cannot keep away from for a long time. The sweet chocolate flavor is a favorite of many. The diabetic patients also cannot help it and keep away from chocolates. But is chocolate good for type 2 diabetes patients or is it bad for diabetes patients? This question is in [&hellip...

  • What Exactly Is Anemia?

    Apr 18, 14 • AnemiaNo Comments
    What Exactly Is Anemia?

    IRON DEFICIENCY ANEMIA  Healthy bodies have adequate amounts of hemoglobin, the red blood cells that carry oxygen to cells. They also have an appropriate number of red blood cells. Anemia results when either there is too little hemoglobin circulating or there are too few red blood cells themselves...

  • Dermatologist Recommended Treatments for Hair Loss in Men

    Apr 18, 14 • Hair TreatmentNo Comments
    Dermatologist Recommended Treatments for Hair Loss in Men

    Hair loss in men is a very common problem. Iron deficiency, internal medical problems and certain infections can cause hair loss. However, the most common cause of hair loss in men is Androgenetic Alopecia (male pattern baldness)...

  • About Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction – PTTD

    Apr 18, 14 • Disease and ConditionsNo Comments
    About Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction – PTTD

    Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction – PTTD Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD), also known as posterior tibial tendonitis, is one of the leading causes of acquired flatfoot in adults. The onset of PTTD may be slow and progressive or abrupt. An abrupt onset is typically linked to some form of trauma, whether it be simple (stepping [&hellip...

  • Owning a dog can improve your health

    Apr 18, 14 • HealthNo Comments
    Owning a dog can improve your health

    When illness or injury strikes, the road to recovery is often paved with medications and therapies, in addition to a healthy diet, physical activity and plenty of TLC. Healing is serious business, and you must be kind to your body when it needs you most...