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Tess Bryan is an influential health writer for Healthynewage magazine

6 Risk Factors for Addiction

Virtually anyone can become addicted to self-harming behavior. However, there are certain factors that increase the likelihood of getting sucked into addiction. While drug detox is the first step to recovery, understanding these risk factors will make it easier to arrest a bad habit before it descends into full blown …

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Tay-Sachs Testing – What You Need to Know

Tay-Sachs Testing – What You Need to Know Tay-Sachs disease is a rare, neurodegenerative disorder in which the body does not produce necessary amounts of an enzyme (hexosaminidase-A) that helps to break down a naturally occurring fatty substances in the brain (called gangliosides). Without hexosaminidase-A, the brain continues to produce …

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How Your Oral Health Affects Your Overall Health

You probably are aware of the fact that poor oral health can lead to cavities. But, have you ever wondered whether a problem in your mouth affects the rest of your body? Well, it could cause serious health issues to your entire body. Like every other part of the body, …

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The Best and Most Proper Way of Caring for Your Joints

The joints in your body can be likened to the treads on a vehicle’s tires – they wear away after some time, particularly as you get older. The cartilage which serves to cushion and support the joints can break down, especially if you have osteoarthritis, and without the ‘padding’ the …

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