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What A Sleep Study Is Like: Things I Wish I Knew Before My Sleep Test

Have sleep problems? Me too. I recently spent the night at a Sleep Center to…

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So THAT’s How They Tell You That You’ve Got Cancer… Jim’s Melanoma Skin Cancer Photos & Treatment Options

My husband received a melanoma diagnosis from a mole on his arm. You can see…

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Should You Let A Chiropractor Crack Your Neck? Is The ‘Neck Twist’ A Safe Way To Remedy Neck Pain?

I suffer from ongoing neck pain. My favorite 'adjustment' at the chiropractor's office (up til…

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How To Clear A Clogged Ear Due To Sinus Congestion, Ear Wax, Fluid In The Ear From A Cold/Flu, Or Swimmers Ear

Wondering how to clear a clogged ear? Good news... it can be done naturally! I've…

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Secondary Drowning And Dry Drowning: 2 Kids Swimming Hazards You Can Prevent If You Know The Symptoms

What do you mean you can drown and not even be in the water? That's…

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My Dad Has Shingles: What I’ve Learned About The Shingles Virus + The Best Home Remedies For Shingles

Have you had chicken pox? If so, you might end up with an outbreak of…

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Prop 65 Cancer & Birth Defect Warnings: Should You Really Be Worried About Them?

Have you bought any products that had a California Prop 65 warning label on them?…

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Thyroid Surgery Recovery Photos & Progress Reports: What To Expect After Thyroid Surgery

I had thyroid surgery. I had no idea what it would be like. So to…

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Bug Bites & Allergic Reactions: Benadryl To The Rescue!

Spring is in the air and so are insects like bees, wasps, and mosquitos! An…

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Vitamin C Overdose – Can You Really Overdose On Too Much Vitamin C?

There are a lot of mixed messages out there when it comes to how much…

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Ganglion Cysts: What You Need To Know About Ganglion Cyst Treatment

Do you have a ganglion cyst? I do! I've had it for years -- it…

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Should You Have A 3D Mammogram? I Did & Here’s What I Learned About 3D Breast Imaging

I recently went for a diagnostic 3D mammogram following a traditional 2D mammogram. Here's what…

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Getting An MRI?… 13 Things You Should Know Before You Have Your First MRI Scan

Having an MRI scan? I just had my first one and here are the 13…

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Expired Medication – Is It Safe To Take Expired Antibiotics & OTC Drugs?

Got expired medication? Here's the scoop on which prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines are still safe…

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Addiction Intervention: An Overview Of How To Stage A Family Intervention

Have a loved one in need of a family intervention for alcohol or drug abuse?…

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What It’s Like To Have A Hysterectomy Surgery & What Recovery Is Like – I Had A Total Hysterectomy Using The DaVinci Robotic Surgery Method

I had a full hysterectomy at the age of 50, nine years after having a…

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Before You Have A Hysterectomy, Read These Tips That Helped Me Prepare For My Full Hysterectomy

To help other women in the same boat as me, I did a lot of…

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Online Counseling & Life Coaching – There’s An App For That! 3 Benefits Of Virtual Therapy

Need help but not sure where to turn? You're in luck! Online counseling and life…

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Prescription Drug Abuse: 5 Ways To Avoid & Overcome Addiction To Prescription Painkillers That Worked For Me!

Anyone can fall victim to prescription drug abuse without even realizing it... I did! I'm…

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Food & Medication Interactions: 6 Foods You Should Never Mix With Medicine

On antibiotics or meds for blood pressure, thyroid, or cholesterol? Watch for medication interactions if…

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Processed Meat & Cancer: Can Eating Red Meats And Cured Meats Really Cause Cancer?

If you have a pronounced risk of colon cancer like me, you might wonder if…

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Nervous About Getting A CT Scan? Anxious To Hear The Results? 5 Ways To Cope With Scanxiety

If you're anxious about getting a CT scan, these tips from someone who's been there…

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Are You Eating GMO Foods? The Risks And How To Avoid Them

Do you know if you're eating GMO foods? Find out what the common GMO ingredients…

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My Personal Obesity Story: How I Got The Weight Off Without Yo-Yo Diets

How did I go from weighing 265 pounds to dropping down to a lean, mean…

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Cancer Support Groups: The Cure For Isolation, Confusion During The Fight Of Your Life

Whether you have cancer or you know someone who does, cancer support groups are the…