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When you become stressed to the point where you feel like your head is about to explode, the last thing you want to hear is a motivational speaker on TV talking about their newfound ...

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10 ways to easily relieve your stress 10 Easy Ways to Relieve Stress Now

Stand up paddleboarding is a relatively new water sport that started popping up in coastal communities and now has spread from coast to coast.

Stand Up Paddleboarding: Exercise and Unique View of Nature Stand Up Paddleboarding Offers Exercise and Unique View of Nature

My son had the misfortune recently of getting a minor traumatic brain injury, also known as a concussion. His headaches and nausea were intense thirty-six hours after the incident.

secret life of concussions: your future can be impacted by injury Secret Life of Concussions: How Injuries Can Impact Your Future

In the weight loss discussion there is much talk about whether you should cut carbs to lose weight. My answer to that question is: yes and no.

do I have to cut carbs to lose weight? Should I Cut Carbs to Lose Weight?

Slurred speech is commonly recognized as a symptom that someone has had a stroke. But speech difficulties resulting from a stroke can be much more complicated than just slurred words.

what's the difference for stroke survivors: language vs. speech Language vs. Speech – What's the Difference for Stroke Survivors?

For people living with mitochondrial disease, recent research on niacin (vitamin B3) offers hope for a better life.

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vitamin B3 may hold cure for mitochondrial disease Vitamin B3 May Be Cure for Mitochondrial Disease

Consumers in search of a bargain are heading online for everything from vacation accommodations to electronics, home loans to handyman services, and even that perfect little black dress.

patients bid on medical online auction Patients Finding Medical Deals with Online Auction

When I was a youngling, my overactive mind was fascinated by pregnant women.

do you get any sleep when you're pregnant? Are you Pregnant? Are You Getting Any Sleep?

Skin-to-skin contact between premature infants and their mothers naturally sounds like a good way to increase mother-baby bonding.

brains of premature infants benefit from skin-to-skin contact Skin-to-Skin Contact Benefits Brains of Premature Infants

How much are you a product of your past? Sounds like a silly question, doesn’t it?

Past and present: find your balance Find Your Balance between Past and Present

Millions of women experience painful sex for a variety of reasons.

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women, fight back against painful sex with treatment Women Fight Back! Treatment for Painful Sex

Ever wonder how your iPhone or Android smart phone is actually affecting you as a person?

being over-involved with smart device can cause stress Over-involvement with Smart Devices Leads to Stress, Depression

With just under a week left until the April 15th deadline, it is now crunch time for filing taxes.

reduce your stress with tax tips from expert Laura Scherler Less Stress: Last-Minute Tax Tips from Tax Expert Laura Scherler

Anyone who has to deal with food allergies, whether in themselves or their children, probably knows how tough it is to eat out in a restaurant.

List of Top Allergy-Friendly Restaurants released by Releases List of Top Allergy-Friendly Restaurants

We all have moments when we struggle to find the right words or forget the name of someone we just met.

lost ability to communicate may indicate more serious problem Lost Ability to Communicate May Be a Sign of a More Serious Problem

Food cravings can often sabotage your attempts to create healthy habits in your life. Have you ever caught someone with high cholesterol or heart disease eating something that they ...

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how can you conquer food cravings? How Do I Conquer a Food Craving?

The Kegel is a pelvic floor exercise, named after Dr.

men, have you done Kegels today? Gentlemen, Have You Done Your Kegels Today?

One of the challenges cancer patients face when undergoing chemotherapy is that the drug indiscriminately targets cells inside the body.

fewer side effects fighting cancer Fighting Cancer with Fewer Side Effects

Interested in increasing your financial health? has some solid suggestions to help you down that road. Do you know what your net worth is?

exercising financial muscles brings financial health Exercise Your Financial Muscles for Better Financial Health

You’ve probably heard the expression all fun and no play makes for a dull time ... or something like that. That’s certainly the case for today’s families.

our families need more fun Families Need Fun

There is conflicting evidence in the April 2014 British Medical Journal, where two papers found that Vitamin D supplementation did not increase bone mineral density in those who have ...

Is vitamin D helpful? Does Vitamin D Really Help?

Hepatitis C is a contagious virus that affects the liver. It can cause liver cancer, cirrhosis of the liver and liver damage in general.

cost of a cure: Americans pay almost double for new Hep C drug Cost of a Cure: Americans Pay 99% More For New Hep C Medication

After missing my period for two months and since I had a severe case of sore boobs, my husband and I decided it was time for a pregnancy test.

are home pregnancy tests accurate? How Accurate are Pregnancy Tests?

The FDA has approved the use of a handheld injector filled with a drug that reverses an opioid overdose.

drug that reverses opioiod overdose FDA approved for public use Drug to Reverse Opioid Overdose FDA Approved for Public Use

Just in time for April’s National Autism Awareness Month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that the prevalence of autism in the United States has increased. Data ...

April is Autism Awareness Month: Piecing the Puzzle Together Piecing the Puzzle Together: April is Autism Awareness Month


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