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CT Scan and Increased Risk of Cancer

CT Scan

Over 68 million CT scans are performed annually in the United States. The numbers of these scans are increasing with clinicians casting wider diagnostic nets and with patients requesting (and paying for) broader preventative and prophylactic imaging. A new study…

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Anemia Study and Older Adults

Anemia

A study recent study in the Netherlands of 85 year old inhabitants of a single community was done to determine if anemia alone was a predictor of death. Although a variety of conditions have a tendency to accompany anemia it…

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Kim, Kanye selling Yeezy on a lemonade stand for charities

Kim, Kanye selling Yeezy

Good mental health is important and believing the same Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have extended their efforts for charities by selling unlimited Yeezy trainers on a lemonade stand in their hometown of Calabasas in Los Angeles. One of their…

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Everyday habits for healthier hearts

Heart health

Heart disease is one the world’s greatest killers at 17.1 million lives a year, according to WHO statistics, and becomes more dangerous once people get past 45. Thirty minutes exercise a day is a good habit to develop for a…

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Natural Remedies for Bronchitis

Natural Remedies for Bronchitis

There are many natural treatments for both acute and chronic bronchitis. Expectorants, healing teas, immune system boosters and other supplements are helpful in assisting the natural healing process. Traditional doctors usually recommend harsh pharmaceutical antibiotics and expectorants for bronchitis, but…

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The Keys to Flat Abs

Flat Abs

Do you desire to truly flatten your abs? There are many suggested ways to gain flat abs, but how many of them actually work? And what do you really need to do to produce a respectable mid-section. Five hundred crunches…

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How to Get Rid of Belly Fat – Modify Behavior

In recent years, weight loss has become a front–and–center issue among the general public. Weight loss is an important issue because excess weight can cause a whole bunch of weight related problems such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol,…

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UK Will Be Able To Legally Prescribe Cannabis-derived Medicinal Products Now?

A Pro-drug reform campaign group Transform says the  UK government is denying that cannabis has medical uses while at the same time overseeing “the world’s biggest government-licensed medical cannabis production and export market”.Home Secretary Sajid Javid has announced that specialist…

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How Much Calorie Can Keep You Active

body active

To maintain heart health at peak levels, Health Canada and the Institute of Medicine recommends that children and adults spend up to at least one hour daily in moderate activity such as walking, playing golf, swimming, dancing, gardening, etc. Walking…

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British Government To Double Health Surcharge For Visitors Coming From Outside EU

health surcharge

British government may soon double up the health surcharge paid to 400 pounds per year by long-term visitors and students from India and other countries outside of the European Union (EU). Introduced in April 2015 the health surcharge was earlier…

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