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Have Trouble Relaxing? Learn These Relaxation Techniques.

Have Trouble Relaxing? Learn These Relaxation Techniques.

Do you find yourself unable to relax? There are a number of great relaxation techniques available for you to try. Relaxation techniques incorporate several practices including guided imagery, progressive relaxation, biofeedback, self hypnosis, and deep breathing exercises. The target is not dissimilar in all: to create the entire body&#8217…

FDA Warns of Winter Tanning Salon Risks

FDA Warns of Winter Tanning Salon Risks

Do you like to get a tan? It is good to stop and consider a few things before you hit the tanning salon. Getting a winter tan at the salon may be riskier than you think. There are risks associate with winter tanning. The FDA wants consumers to realize that…

The Flu is Coming! Are You Ready?

The Flu is Coming! Are You Ready?

Have you received your Flu shot yet? You haven’t? Well, you are one of millions of Americans who have been procrastinating and have not yet received the vaccine. However you should consider a Flu shot because Flu season is here. The most recent FluView report from the Centers…

Children and Arthritis

Children under 18 years of age…

Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome

Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome Childhood nephrotic syndrome can occur at any age but is most common between the ages of 1-1/2 and 8 years. It seems to affect boys more often than girls. A child with the nephrotic syndrome has these signs: High levels of protein…

Kidney Stones in Adults

Kidney Stones in Adults Kidney Stones in Adults Kidney stones, one of the most painful of the urologic disorders, are not a product of modern life. Scientists have found evidence of kidney stones in a 7,000-year-old Egyptian mummy. Unfortunately, kidney stones are one of the most common…

Renal Related Sleep Disorders

Sleep Disorders Can’t Sleep? Science Is Seeking New Answers NCCAM, National Institutes of Health A good night’s sleep is more than a luxury. Sleep is as important to survival as food and water. On too little, we humans don’t function well–for example…