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  • Child with cod
    Children under 6 frequently medicated incorrectly
    Every eight minutes a child in the U.S. is given an incorrect dose of medicine by a parent or caregiver, according to a new study. Published in the Oct. 20 online issue of Pediatrics, the study found children under 6 were most likely to experience...
  • UCLA Medical Center proactive for Ebola threat
    UCLA Medical Center proactive for Ebola threat
    The recent appearance of Ebola cases in the United States has attracted the attention of medical centers nationwide. In view of the threat, UCLA doctors, nurses, other Ebola response team members, and the Los Angeles County Department of Public...
  • Viagra, other ED drugs, may help treat heart disease
    Viagra, other ED drugs, may help in treating some heart diseases
    Viagra (sildenafil) and other drugs used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) could be useful in treating heart disease, according to a new study. The main ingredient in Viagra and other ED drugs is phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor (PDE5i). It blocks...
  • The NO-STRESS HOLIDAY ORGANIZER: AN ALL-IN-ONE GUIDE to PLANNING and RECORDING YOUR HOLIDAYS
    How to eliminate stress during the holiday season
    The NO-STRESS HOLIDAY ORGANIZER: AN ALL-IN-ONE GUIDE to PLANNING and RECORDING YOUR HOLIDAYS was very informative and motivational read packed with excellent easy-to use tips and techniques to help make planning for the holidays at your home easy...
  • Channing Tatum
    Channing Tatum's dyslexia and ADHD struggles revealed
    Channing Tatum's dyslexia and ADHD struggles are making headlines. A subject that is often swept under the rug, the Hollywood celebrity opened up about his learning disabilities, being in special education and taking medication for his...
  • Fluoride Action Network asserts disproportionate risk
    Racial inequality alleged in federal government support of fluoridation
    The black community in the United States has fallen victim numerous times to medical experiments later deemed to be unethical, from the infamous "Tuskegee experiments" that denied standard-of-care treatment to black men with syphilis for...
  • Sexy Legs
    Makeover Monday: The Seven Moves for Sexy Legs
    Our legs no doubt keep us moving and gets us from point a to b. We sometimes take this for granted not realizing that we need to keep them strong. Plus great looking legs are kind of awesome. Let's face it, high heels and a mini require toned...
  • A caregiver's responsibility to those around them
    A caregiver's responsibility to those around them
    Caregivers have a Creed, did you know that? As caregivers we have not only the opportunity but the responsibility to usher in a resolve for caregiver attitudes to be the best and most compassionate caregiver we can be. Some may think this is a...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness 2014
    Breast Cancer Awareness 2014
    October is breast cancer awareness month, a time to reflect on love one's lost to breast cancer and a time to focus on finding better, more humane treatment options. We must also look focus on finding a cure, which some believe already exists...
  • Angel with flowers
    Mind, body and spiritual upkeep
    Do you ever wonder why we must be conscientious of mind, body and spirit? Is this essential or is it just some new wave mindset?With a little research I was able to locate information on the website, Healing.about.com.It shares, “Well-Being...
  • Missy Elliot
    Missy Elliot is an inspiration for anyone with hyperthyroidism
    Recently, social media was in love and in a frenzy over Missy Elliot’s Instagram post, showing off her svelte figure in a “You Can’t Workout With Us” snapback hat and Nike hoodie.Missy looks stunning in the photo, as she...
  • Physical activity alleviates depression in adults
    Physical activity alleviates depression in adults
    Any good doctor will tell you that regular exercise is imperative to good physical health. For some, it also seems to help stabilize moods. According to a recent study published in JAMA Psychiatry, physical activity is now shown to not only reduce...
  • Some OTC drugs can cause drowsiness, impair driving
    Over-the-counter medications can make you drowsy
    Some over-the-counter (OTC) drugs can make you drowsy and affect your driving or ability to safely operate machinery, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. OTC medicines can have serious side effects, and they should be taken as...
  • Symptoms of the Ebola virus
    What is Ebola virus disease (EVD)? Should we be concerned with this epidemic?
    What is Ebola virus disease (EVD)?According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Ebola virus disease (EVD) is an infection that can affect humans and other mammals, nonhuman primates (chimpanzees, gorillas, and monkeys). Previously known as...
  • Teen Marijuana Negative Effects
    Are teens who smoke weed less likely to graduate high school?
    In an interview with Karen Corcoran Walsh – Co-founder of Inspirations for Youth and Families Teen Rehab, she talks about a recent study that claims teens are less likely to graduate high school if they smoke marijuana.While many want to...