Students and Stress

Stress causes one’s hair to fall out, frequent acne breakouts, lowers immune functions and more.  Stress can cause a real toll on one’s body and life.  Students are a major group in society that has to deal with high levels of stress on a daily basis. By the end of …

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Gaslighting the Extremes of Emotional Abuse

There is a type of pain a woman experiences when, after years of faithful marriage, she begins to witness changes in her husband that, when confronted, are then said to be the creation of the wife’s imagination, a plot to hide her own actions, or the perception of a woman …

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Nephrotic Syndrome Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic syndrome is not a disease. It is a group of clinical symptoms: proteinuria (protein or albumin in the urine defined as > 3.5 g of protein in 24 hrs) hypoproteinemia (low serum protein levels and decreased albumin) edema (swelling of the face and around the eyes or swelling of …

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Chlamydia Symptoms and Treatment

Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease (SDT) very common between persons who have unprotected sex with multiple partners, persons younger than 25 years and with a medical history of SDTs. Chlamydia is caused by a bacterium known as Chlamydia trachomatis which infects the reproductive organs both in women and in …

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Exercises to Strengthen your Back and help Prevent Back Pain

Strengthening your back helps with proper posture and balance. A strong back is a must for most all activities of daily living. Having a weak back puts you at risk for injury, pain and falls. Back pain and injury is one of the most common problems in America. Injury and …

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How Indian Spices help you Lose Weight

Indian spices are known for their health benefits, but did you know that they can also help you to lose weight? Think about it – you hardly ever see an obese Indian, whether at home or abroad. So how exactly can Indian spices help you to lose weight? The ‘Feel …

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Some Thoughts about Decriminalization of Marijuana

Has prohibition of marijuana worked? It is not necessary to be in favor of legalization of marijuana to accept the fact that federal and local laws criminalizing its possession and use have been a failure. In fact, by objective standards, the entire ‘war’ on drugs has been a failure – …

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Benefits of using Vitamin a to Treat Acne

Acne is the most common skin disorder in the world and, contrary to popular belief, it is not the exclusive property of angst-ridden, hormonal teenagers. Acne can strike anyone, anytime, regardless of age, race or gender. It’s caused by over production of oil in the sebacious glands. Recent expert advice recommends …

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Afraid to Make Mistakes

The interpretation of perfectionism varies from person to person. One individual may see more and more education as a form of perfection. Another person’s idea of perfection may take the form of physical beauty. There is also the moral perfectionist and the political perfectionist. Some perfectionists do not have a …

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Is it Time for a new Approach for the Msg Industry

The MSG controversy wages hot and heavy on both sides. Do an on-line search for monosodium glutamate and you will find countless references both pro and con. The industry claims that all the reports of deleterious effects are merely anecdotal. It is their position that there are no credible test …

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