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How to Stay Young at Heart

As you age, so does your body, bringing about changes in your living habits, health choices, medicine intake, and income. Your sense of smell and taste also change, which may affect your food choices. Your body will also dictate the physical activities that you will or will not be able to engage in. …

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Should you wear diabetic socks?

Diabetes is a chronic illness that requires regular care and treatment throughout one’s life. Having diabetes can cause numerous complications in the lower limbs, such as ulcers. Diabetic patients who fail to take proper and regular care of their feet, are at a higher risk of getting infections in their legs and feet. To …

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10 Tips to fight Obesity

‘Obesity’ has been ringing alarming bells on the global platform for a decade. It has now become an epidemic because of its prevalence all over the world. The problem with this health concern is that event hough people know what causes it, they do not exactly know how to overcome it. Of …

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What is Celiac Disease?

A few years ago a friend of mine became very sick. She bounced from doctor to doctor during which time no one could pinpoint exactly what was wrong with her. Thankfully, she discovered that there was a history of Celiac Disease in her family. The hereditary characteristic of the disease …

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Recognise the signs and symptoms of opiate abuse

Opiates are a class of drugs that slow down the central nervous system. Some opiates are used as pain killers, such as for example morphine and codeine, while others are taken for recreational purposes, such as heroine. Either way, opiate abuse is a serious medical condition, and one that should not be …

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