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  • Living with Hypertension: Take medication as prescribed
    Living with Hypertension: Take medication as prescribed
    Are you taking medication to treat hypertension? If yes, take medication as prescribed.Hypertensionalso known as high blood pressure isthe silent killer. Uncontrolled high blood pressure can damage your kidneys andcause a stroke.Also, it can put...
  • 5 major benefits of exercise that have nothing to do with looks
    5 major benefits of exercise that have nothing to do with looks
    Everybody loves to look good and enjoy the visuals of their body when they lose weight, burn fat, and tighten up their skin. Indeed, a healthy body is definitely a sign of good health. Ironically, some of the best things that occur to your body...
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    Is it Safe to Take Breast Enlargement Pills?
    We live in a culture where good looks are considered a must, especially for all those who want to move up the ladder. And women have to endure a lot of pressure because they have to appear energetic and youthful at all times. And all those women...
  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
    April 26 is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
    San Jose and surrounding areas will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, a free service to safely discard of expired, unused, or unwanted prescriptions. On Saturday, April 26, from 10 am to 2 pm, you can turn in...
  • Health hazards at your home and office part 2
    Health hazards at your home and office part 2
    Drinking Water that has dangerous chemicals, pesticides, lead or other heavy metals, along with chlorine and fluoride that has been purposely added by your water company-provider can be very damaging to your health. You can ask for the newest...
  • Obesity 2014
    What’s new about obesity?
    Prior to 1950, life consisted of small farming and mostly mom and pop businesses. Fresh milk delivered to your door every morning was the norm. Soon after everything started to change; not necessarily for the common good. Industrialized...
  • Many people have ADHD or had it as children and become productive adults
    Many people have ADHD or had it as children and become productive adults
    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in children does not mean that a child is ill or disabled. A child with ADHD for some physiological reason is just not getting an adequate supply of dopamine which kicks in when the adrenaline level is too...
  • Fun relaxing travel a misnomer
    Fun relaxing travel a misnomer
    A caregiver traveling for pleasure is a misnomer. A trip while caregiving is an exercise in humility, perseverance, on-the-spot ability to think out-of-the-box, and most of all physically hard work and planning. Doesn’t sound much like fun...
  • Accountibility, Obama care and Addiction
    Obama care, Accountibility and Addiction - Is this the answer for addicts?
    Three hundred and fifty people die every day because they never got the addiction treatment they needed. Drug abuse kills more Americans than any other non-natural cause. The true problem is the actual CARE that addicts seek is sub-optimal. Is...
  • ADHD Estimates Rise
    ADHD Estimates Rise
    Study FindsContinued Increases in ADHD Diagnoses and Treatment with Medication among U.S. ChildrenTwo million more children in the United States have been diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and one million more U.S...
  • ADHD Infographic
    ADHD diagnosis continues rise; medication treatment also rises
    Two million more children in the United States have been diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and one million more U.S. children were taking medication for ADHD over an 8 year period (2003-2004 to 2011-2012), according to...
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    Government of Canada attempting to reduce medication incidents
    According to a press release published October 29, 2013, the government of Canada is attempting to reduce the number of incidents seen each year pertaining to the use of various medications. The first step of decreasing these numbers is through...
  • Coupons for Rx may actually increase cost to patients
    Coupons for Rx may actually increase cost to patients
    Medications and prescriptions drugs in general can be highly expensive, and that is why offers like $50 off of pills through coupons can be so enticing. However, skipping the deals could likely save money overall say some experts.While millions of...
  • National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Sept. 27: Learn about HIV medications
    National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Sept. 27: Learn about HIV medications
    National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NGMHAAD)is September 27.According tothe Centers for DiseaseControl and Prevention (CDC) September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, a time to reflect on the heavy toll of HIV among...
  • What really works for chronic migraines?
    What really works for chronic migraines?
    Nothing can ruin a trip or even your daily life like a really bad headache. Finding out it is a migraine gives you avenues of prevention.As a child I used to get “food headaches” when I ate chocolate, “sick headaches” when...