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  • Ease Rheumotoid Arthritis Symptoms In Your Wrists And Fingers

    If you are a construction worker and have been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis in your wrists and fingers and experience stiffness and pain that make it difficult to use your hands at times, the suggestions below may help ease symptoms and make it easier for you to complete work duties. Wear Heated Gloves If you have noticed that you experience more pain on days that it is cold outside, wearing a pair of heated gloves may help counteract the pain.
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  • Tired Of Lying Awake At Night? 4 Natural Ways To Help You Get To Sleep Faster

    If you're finding it difficult to fall asleep and stay asleep, medication might not be the answer. There are plenty of natural steps you can take to improve your sleep. Without the proper amount of sleep, your body can get weak, your mind can get slow, and your health can be compromised. That's why it's so important that you take the necessary steps to get yourself to sleep at night. Here are four simple methods you can use to get to sleep fast and wake up refreshed.
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  • Five Questions You Should Know The Answers To In First Aid

    When getting into the medical field, it's important to have first aid safety instruction. This is basic health care that could make a whole world of difference in treating someone as efficiently as possible, especially in an emergency situation. Here are five questions you should know the answers to: What Should You Do if a Wound Continues to Bleed After Placing Pressure? Placing pressure on a bleeding wound is the first thing you should do when someone is injured in this way.
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  • Why Do Chiropractors Ask For X-Rays?

    If you have recently made an appointment to see a chiropractor for the first time, then there is a good chance that the professional has asked you to get an x-ray before coming in for your initial examination. This may seem odd if you have not had a documented injury. However, there are a few reasons why this is a good idea: The Images Show More Serious Issues One of the main reasons why an x-ray is completed is so the chiropractor can identify some more serious issues that may be causing back pain.
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  • Sudden Allergies? Different Allergies? Change Up Your Routine And Locale

    The stereotypical story of allergies is being diagnosed while young and having an obvious, known reaction. Unfortunately, some people can avoid their allergens out of luck, or living in an area that doesn't have their allergens. Whether you're dealing with cold symptoms that don't seem to go away or recently diagnosed with allergies after years of being otherwise completely healthy, here are a few ways to reduce your exposure or completely cut out the allergy problem as you work towards a less intrusive solution.
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  • Having Trouble Getting Pregnant? 3 Options You Have To Help You Have A Beautiful Baby

    If you have been trying to get pregnant but cannot, this can be very difficult for you and your spouse to deal with. Fortunately, you have some options to try to help you become pregnant so you can have a beautiful baby. Below are three of these options so you can determine if they would work well for you. Fertility Drugs You can be prescribed fertility drugs to you to help you become pregnant.
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  • Catching More Than Zs: Don't Sleep on These Common Pitfalls That Come With Insomnia

    Clinical, chronic insomnia – the kind your doctor diagnoses you with, when sleepless nights plague you at least three nights a week for at least three months – contains many side effects that can impact the way you live your daily life. These pitfalls of insomnia often go unnoticed for a time, as you may be (understandably) more focused on the fact that you cannot get any sleep than on insomnia's other companions that come out to play when you can only get a couple of good nights of sleep during the week.
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  • Tips For Dealing With Lower Back Pain

    Approximately half of Americans experience back pain each year, and this problem is one of the leading reasons for disability and missed work. Even if you aren't experiencing back pain at this time, experts estimate that up to 80 percent of people will have a back problem at some point in their lives, so it's a good idea to know what to do about it. See a Doctor Although some cases of back pain are relatively minor and can be treated at home, in other cases it's important to see a doctor.
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  • 3 Ways To Help A Loved One With Early-Onset Alzheimer's

    An Alzheimer's diagnosis is always upsetting, no matter what the age of the patient. But when someone you love is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's, it can be especially devastating for everyone involved. Early-onset Alzheimer's is Alzheimer's disease that's diagnosed before the age of 65. It often strikes patients in their 40s and 50s, but can even affect patients in their 30s. Take a look at some things you can do to help a loved one who is dealing with a diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer's.
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  • What Did You Get For Christmas? Hopefully, Not Gout

    If you've ever had an attack of gout, you understand why you never want to get it again. Hopefully, you did not get your attack for Christmas, but the holidays are a prime time for this disease to strike. Here's some things you can do to lessen your risk of gout and what you can do to treat it. What Is Gout? Gout is a type of arthritis that is a common source of foot pain in adults.
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