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Why Do I Have Stomach Pain?

January 23, 2020

We would all prefer to avoid the discomfort and unpleasantness that result from symptoms that are related to stomach issues. Unfortunately, there is a point in which we will are likely to experience the unwanted issues that indicate the emergence of a stomach problem. There are multiple reasons why stomach pain and equally uncomfortable symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea will occur. ...

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Understanding The Difference Between A Sore Throat And Strep Throat

January 16, 2020

While nobody wants to experience the discomforting symptoms of a sore throat, that is a process that we are sometimes forced to contend with. The initial pain in your throat or the throat of your child can be accompanied by other issues that will indicate the presence of a sore throat. However, there are also occasions in which the issue is actually a strep throat. It will be beneficial for you ...

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When Should I See A Doctor For Chest Congestion?

January 9, 2020

Unfortunately, as we progress through the winter months, many individuals will be confronted by health issues that are often uncomfortable and always unwelcome. Experiencing a cold or the flu are among the conditions that all of us would prefer to avoid, while sinus infections can also be problematic. These unwanted issues were recently discussed, along with recommendations on when you should ...

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January Is National Thyroid Awareness Month

January 1, 2020

The importance of providing individuals with a better understanding of the thyroid provides the basis for designating the month of January as National Thyroid Awareness Month. This is designed to increase awareness regarding the importance of the thyroid, how it functions, what type of issues can occur with the thyroid, and what form of treatments are available if a condition does ...

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Avoiding Winter Weather Gain

December 26, 2019

While you may have goals that you are attempting to achieve during these winter months, it is very likely that gaining weight is not included on your list. In fact, avoiding the process of collecting additional pounds is usually a priority as we progress through the months of cooler temperatures. Still, winter weight gain is a common occurrence despite our desire to evade the accumulation of ...

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Do I Have A Sinus Infection And When Should I See A Doctor?

December 19, 2019

If you have experienced sinus problems in the past, you already know that various symptoms can reveal the emergence of a new issue. If you are dealing with a stuffy nose, this can be an indication that you are experiencing some type of a sinus condition. This is also the case for a runny nose, along with a general feeling of sluggishness or fatigue. This trio of symptoms - stuffy nose, runny ...

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Safety Driving Tips During Holiday Travel

December 9, 2019

The time that you spend with your family and your friends is always extremely important. But that time becomes even more significant during the holiday season. In some situations, your ability to visit with the people that you care about most will involve driving for a considerable distance. Being able to enjoy the special moments with those you love and appreciate is certainly worth the time ...

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National Handwashing Awareness Week

December 1, 2019

Personal hygiene and proper cleanliness are vital for anyone in order to maintain good health, and the process of washing your hands is an extremely critical function in this process. A simple group of steps involving water and soap can safeguard you from numerous illnesses, and also eliminate the possibility that you will transfer germs to others. The importance of making sure that you wash ...

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Do I Have A Cold Or The Flu?

November 29, 2019

Now that we have officially re-entered the time of year in which colds and flu become prevalent, it might be beneficial to review the causes, and symptoms for both colds and the flu, along with the differences between both conditions. This will help you understand which illness you or your family member might be experiencing, along with the steps that you should take if either health issue has ...

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Plan Your Medications And Vaccinations Before Holiday Travel

November 22, 2019

There are many aspects of the holiday season that are easy to embrace. This includes spending the most cherished moments of your time with family and friends. There are also many projects and extensive to-do lists that emerge before the holidays approach. This is the case whether you are simply staying at home when those special days arrive, or if you are planning on traveling outside the ...

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