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Ten Tips to Ease Springtime Allergies

Here are ten lifestyle tips to help ensure a clear-eyed and sneeze-free spring is yours to enjoy. [more…]

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Understanding How Allergies and Asthma Relate to Each Other

Although they're two distinct topics with different definitions, allergy and asthma share a strong bond, often coexisting as partners in disease. Fully understanding either topic requires understanding them both. [more…]

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Major Myths about Asthma and Allergies

You encounter a lot of myths and misinformation about asthma and allergies. The untruths and misconceptions about asthma spread like pollen in springtime. The following list includes incorrect statements you should never fall for [more…]

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Nocturnal Leg Cramps: Night-time Calf Muscle Pain

Nocturnal leg cramps can lead to a rude awakening: You're suddenly sleepless and in pain in the middle of the night. Symptoms of nocturnal leg cramps include excruciating contractions of the calf muscles [more…]

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Looking at Liver Function Bloodwork

When you go for a physical, your healthcare practitioner frequently orders blood tests. Many folks first find out they have hep C after undergoing a routine blood test and finding that one or more of the [more…]

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Comparing Formula and Breast Milk

One of the major issues to consider when deciding how to feed your baby is the quality of the food itself. Perhaps you've heard that breastfed babies get hungry sooner than bottle-fed babies. Does that [more…]

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Lowering Your Salt Intake

Salt, which is made up of 40 percent sodium and 60 percent chloride, is critical to your life. You can't live without it. Sodium helps to maintain your blood's water content, serves to balance the acids [more…]

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Knowing When Not to Massage

As innocuous as massage may seem, there are still times when you should refrain from giving one because it may adversely affect a health condition of the person who receives it. [more…]

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