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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…

A definition of galactosemia

A definition of galactosemia

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A definition of housemaid’s knee

A definition of housemaid’s knee

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A definition of impotence

A definition of impotence

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Questions and Answers About Cancer

Cancer Questions and Answers Cancer: Questions and Answers National Cancer Institute About 1.4 million new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States in 2005, and more than 550,000 people will die of the disease (1). Cancer is the second leading cause of death in this…

NINDS Multiple Sclerosis Information Page

Heading Off Migraine Pain NINDS Multiple Sclerosis Information Page Source: The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke What is Multiple Sclerosis? Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a life-long chronic disease diagnosed primarily in young adults. During an MS attack, inflammation occurs in areas of the white matter of the…

Questions and Answers About Sprains and Strains

Questions and Answers About Sprains and Strains Questions and Answers About Sprains and Strains Source: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases This fact sheet contains general information about sprains and strains, which are both very common injuries. Individual sections describe what sprains and strains are, where they…

Breast Cancer Screening

Health Article Breast Cancer Screening Source: National Cancer Institute Different tests are used to screen for cancer. Some screening tests are used because they have been shown to be helpful both in finding cancers early and decreasing the chance of dying from these cancers. Other tests are used because they…