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  • 'NSAID' medications such as aspirin may increase risk of upper GI bleeding
    'NSAID' medications increase risk of upper GI bleeding
    Commonly prescribed painkillers such as ibuprofen (Advil) and aspirin – called “NSAIDs,” for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs -- may raise the risk of bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract, especially when taken...
  • K 9 First Aid
    K 9 First Aid
    This is an informational event which will be of interest to many if not all pet stewards. First Aid for our pets is of utmost importance to us. However, how many of us have the time and presence to go in search of just such a program. Well, here...
  • Helen Ann Williams
    Woman stabs husband with squirrel because he didn't bring home any beer
    Helen Ann Williams, 44, of North Charleston, South Carolina was arrested after stabbing her husband with a ceramic squirrel because he failed to return home with beer.Christmas Eve ended in a bloody wound for the common law husband of Helen Ann...
  • the FDA published a new warning concerning the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, acetaminophen.
    Acetaminophen: FDA warns again about safety issues.
    In mi-August 2013, the FDA published a new warning concerning the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, acetaminophen. The U.S. food and drug administration used to consider the pain and fever reducer as safe and effective. This over-the counter...
  • Busted: Giwar Hajabi (aka 'Xatar') arrested in 2010
    Alessandra Mendes gets $62,500 payout for 2009 Playboy Mansion attack
    Four years after suing Playboy and the organizers of a 2009 event at the Playboy Mansion, the victim of an alleged assault, Alessandra Mendes agreed to a $62,000 settlement, according to a Wednesday report by the Daily Mail.Mendes, who suffered a...
  • John Malkovich to the rescue!
    Malkovich rescue: Actor John Malkovich is the latest real-life celebrity hero
    John Malkovich often plays villains in his movies, but he got to be a real-life hero when he came to the rescue of a 77-year-old man who was bleeding on the street. According to a June 8 report by CBC News, the incident happened in Toronto, where...
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    Physical activity carries a low risk of bleeding for children with hemophilia
    Researchers reveal absolute increase of bleeding during physical activity relatively lowHemophilia is an inherited bleeding disorder. The blood of someone with hemophilia does not clot normally. Around 18,000 people in the United States have...
  • Hysterectomy  - Life Before, During and After
    Hysterectomy - Life Before, During and After
    A woman's life is indeed no piece of cake. We look after our family, raise our children and transform the four walls of the apartment, to a home. We encounter our share of mental and physical problems along the way, but like they say 'the...
  • What are the signs and symptoms of a miscarriage
    What are the signs and symptoms of a miscarriage?
    Jay Z has really brought an often difficult and overlooked subject to the forefront of mainstream life.Whena song he wrote about Beyonce, miscarrying their baby prior to their new baby girl being born, Blue Ivy Carter. It is not an easy time and...
  • Yucca Shampoo and Benjamin Franklin
    Yucca Shampoo and Benjamin Franklin
    Our recent warm spell has been an absolute blessing. Working on setting up the vegetable and herb beds is making me eager for spring, but I know better than to start planting just yet!Dear Donndez – I’m working on a report for school...
  • Gene therapy reported to benefit hemophilia patients
    Gene therapy reported to benefit hemophilia patients
    According to UCLA Health System, hemophilia B is a hereditary blood coagulation disorder, which is caused by a deficiency of a blood plasma protein called factor IX. Without enough factor IX, the blood cannot clot properly to control bleeding. The...
  • Changing diet and lifestyle to improve ITP.
    Lifestyle and diet changes may improve blood platelet disorder.
    September is thrombocytopenia or ITP awareness month.The National heart lung and blood institute is currently recruiting participants for study and research to deal with the ITP disorder. The organization is located at Bethesda, Maryland, a suburb...
  • Kwik- Stop
    Kwik- Stop
    Kwik- Stop is a powder used to help stop dogs nails from bleeding. Honestly I would prefer to use it instead of using flour. It is very in expensive and stops the bleeding quick. It also unlike flour usually doesnt need more then one application....
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    The yarrow plant: Herbal remedy that regulates menstruation, fights bacteria and improves digestion
    Yarrow is a flowering plant that grows wild and has been used for centuries for medicinal purposes. Originally used to stop wounds from bleeding and to fight against bacteria and infection, it is now used for many different health conditions....