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Does Hot Chocolate Relieve an Upset Stomach?

Does Hot Chocolate Relieve an Upset Stomach?

2017-06-13 20:34:03 0 Comments 6 views Diseases and Conditions category

Different varieties of hot chocolate may help to soothe an upset stomach, depending on the cause of the condition. Some naturopaths recommend dark chocolate for certain types of stomachaches. Hot beverages made with milk can also be soothing. If you have an upset stomach, consult your physician before trying any

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Exercises & Treatment for Benign Positional Vertigo

Exercises & Treatment for Benign Positional Vertigo

2017-06-13 12:56:01 0 Comments 4 views Diseases and Conditions category

Sudden onset of dizziness which leave your nauseated and unsteady on your feet may be caused by benign positional vertigo, also known as benign paroxysmal positional vertigo -- BPPV. This disorder of the inner ear can be debilitating but isn't life-threatening, and usually doesn't get worse with time. Exercise and

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The Difference Between Muscular Dystrophy and Multiple Sclerosis

The Difference Between Muscular Dystrophy and Multiple Sclerosis

2017-06-13 05:26:02 0 Comments 6 views Diseases and Conditions category

Progressive muscular weakness, muscle wasting, loss of coordination, balance problems and walking difficulties are characteristics of a number of diseases. These signs and symptoms can stem from any condition that interferes with muscle function, whether it damages the muscles themselves or interrupts the nerve impulses that regulate muscle movement. Therefore,

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Why Is Opioid Addiction Happening to So Many of Us?

Why Is Opioid Addiction Happening to So Many of Us?

2017-06-12 20:36:01 0 Comments 6 views Diseases and Conditions category

Death rates from opioid use have more than tripled since 1999, and by claiming the lives of favorite celebrities such as Prince, Heath Ledger and Philip Seymour Hoffman, opioids have made national headlines. Plus, for the first time in American history, life expectancy in the U.S., which has consistently risen over

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Liquid Diet for a Gallbladder Surgery

Liquid Diet for a Gallbladder Surgery

2017-06-12 15:04:01 0 Comments 9 views Diseases and Conditions category

The gallbladder is a small organ located to the right of your liver. Its primary role is to collect and concentrate the digestive juice bile that is made by your liver. However, your gallbladder is not an essential organ, and your body can function normally without it. If you are

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Alternative and Complementary Medicine for STDs

Alternative and Complementary Medicine for STDs

2017-06-12 09:20:01 0 Comments 8 views Diseases and Conditions category

Overview Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also known as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), permeate our society, with more than 20 million new cases in the United States each year, and more than 110 million people living with ongoing STIs. While bacterial and parasitic STIs can be treated and eliminated, viral STIs (herpes,

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Invert Sugar Within A Diabetes-Friendly Diet

Invert Sugar Within A Diabetes-Friendly Diet

2017-06-12 01:32:02 0 Comments 7 views Diseases and Conditions category

Invert sugar is a liquid sugar that contains glucose and fructose. It is used by manufacturers as an added sweetener because it gives a smooth mouth feel to candies and frostings. It also retains moisture content, improves browning and extends shelf life. Glucose and fructose are sugars that are absorbed

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What Is Depression?

What Is Depression?

2017-06-11 21:10:01 0 Comments 4 views Diseases and Conditions category

If you have been feeling sad for two weeks or more you might be suffering from depression. Depression is a psychiatric illness that causes sadness and difficulty experiencing pleasure. It can also impact sleep, appetite and energy levels as well as impair thinking. Most concerning is the fact that some

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Vitamins & Minerals for Inner Ear Problems

Vitamins & Minerals for Inner Ear Problems

2017-06-11 14:28:01 0 Comments 4 views Diseases and Conditions category

Certain vitamins and minerals can relieve the disturbance of inner ear problems. Fluid in your middle ear stimulates the auditory nerve in your inner ear to create sound. Yet, when this fluid becomes infected in the inner ear, you can experience painful and persistent earaches, dizziness, loss of balance, hearing

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What Kind of Nuts to Avoid for Gallbladder Problems

What Kind of Nuts to Avoid for Gallbladder Problems

2017-06-11 06:46:01 0 Comments 6 views Diseases and Conditions category

Your gallbladder is a small organ located under the liver. The gallbladder stores bile produced by the liver to aid in the digestion of fats. If you have gallbladder problems, you should avoid foods with high fat so your gallbladder does not have to work as hard. Consult your physician

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