Category: Health

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3 Reasons You Should Be a Part of a Hospice Grief Support Group

Losing a loved one is a painful experience. Nobody can be well prepared for the death of a loved one. Losing family and friends in hospice is particularly traumatizing, and many people may not understand your loss. Hospice care does not end with the loss of a loved one. Most hospice programs in Indiana include

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4 Habits Every Woman Should Develop to Stay Healthy

Being healthy, not only physically, but also mentally and emotionally, is one of the most important things in life. Staying in good health can decrease your risk of developing certain conditions and help you make the most of life. Below are tips that can help maintain your overall health, and prevent diseases such as cancer.

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Innovative Solutions for Peripheral Vascular Disease

10 million people in the USA have peripheral vascular disease – also called peripheral arterial disease. It is more common in older people, affecting 20 percent of individuals over 70, but it can affect any age. What is Peripheral Vascular Disease? Peripheral vascular disease is a disorder in which the arteries become clogged with plaque. Plaque is made up

Old is gone, New has come

Non-Secrets to Staying Young and Healthy

You can’t stop time. Everyone gets old. But that doesn’t mean you can’t do anything to keep yourself looking young and beautiful for a longer time. Here are some tips. Avoid Too Much Stress. Stress is an inevitable part of life. It pushes people to achieve extraordinary feats. It comes from pushing yourself to do

Oral health

Is There Such a Thing as Using Too Much Mouthwash?

Besides brushing and flossing, another way to maintain a healthy mouth is by using mouthwash. Dentists often recommend mouthwash as part of an individual’s oral hygiene routine as it can minimize bad breath and help prevent tooth decay. While mouthwash provides oral benefits, using them excessively may do more harm than good. The Consequences of Excessive

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How to Choose a Weight Loss Center for You

For some people, weight loss is all about looking better – boosting that old self-confidence. For others, it is a matter of being healthier – avoiding the health problems being overweight can sometimes bring. Whichever the case that has suited most for you, it is very critical to be careful. When choosing the best center for medical

Woman being checked for Hashimoto thyroiditis

Managing Hashimoto in 3 Simple Ways

Hashimoto thyroiditis is perhaps the most common hypothyroid condition that has affected people all around the world. It is an autoimmune disease wherein the immune system targets the thyroid thinking it is a foreign object in the body. This then, causes the thyroid to produce lesser hormones, which results in symptoms like thinning hair, fluctuating

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Natural Teeth vs. Dental Implants: The Difference in Maintenance

You can ask the cost of dental implants from your Croydon dentist, but generally, it varies from one practitioner to another. It is imperative that one takes care of it the best they can. The common misconception about dental implants is that you can care for them for the way they do their natural teeth.

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What is Gingivitis and How Can You Prevent It?

In physiology, the gums are known as gingivae (singular: gingiva), hence the term gingivitis to refer to the inflammation of the gums. Gingivitis is a form of periodontal disease that is non-destructive, but untreated gingivitis may become worse and become periodontitis. This is a more serious condition that is responsible for many cases of tooth loss. What

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Four Things You Can Do To Boost Your Eye Health

The eyes are important as it allows us to see things clearly and gives us a sensory experience that enables us to appreciate color, art, and life. However, did you know that almost half of the US population lack 20/20 vision? Whether you are near sighted, far sighted or have perfect vision, caring for your