Are You Too Young For Shingles?
Are You Too Young For Shingles?

Are You Too Young For Shingles?

Patient-Friendly Sooner or later, you'll probably get the debilitating disease, shingles. The severity depends on what you do in advance.
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Consequences of Living With Pain Relievers
Consequences of Living With Pain Relievers

Living With Pain Relievers is Not Entirely Pain-Free

Patient-Friendly Are you depen­dent upon pain relievers to per­form daily tasks? Untreated chronic pain can have dan­ger­ous physi­cal and emo­tional conse­quences.
How to Work With Obsessive People
How to Work With Obsessive People

Working With Obsessive People

Educational Mental health professionals try to fix them and the uninformed often stigmatize these gener­ally high-functioning individuals.
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Break the Biological Weight Barrier
Break the Biological Weight Barrier

Break Biological Weight Barrier

Educational Scientists believe each indivi­dual has a genetically dete­rmined weight range. Do physio­logi­cal chemi­cals or meta­bolic syn­drome hinder weight loss?
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Doctors See Benefits of Ethiopian Practice
Doctors See Benefits of Ethiopian Practice

Growth of Ethiopian Medical Profession

Educational The ratio of Ethiopian doctors has improved 3,000 percent. Learn more about this culture and how it is flourishing.
How to Protect Girls From Mutilation
How to Protect Girls From Mutilation

Protect Girls From Mutilation

Mature Female genital mutilation, done by cutters or medical doctors, can cause long-term physical and emotional problems.
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Prevent Misdirected Doctor Visits
Prevent Misdirected Doctor Visits

Prevent Misdirected Doctor Visits

Patient-Friendly Do you some­times visit a medical doctor with baffling symptoms? Too complex visits can leave you feeling unsatisfied.
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Is Medical Cannabis Safe and Effective?
Is Medical Cannabis Safe and Effective?

Should You Take Medical Marijuana?

Mature How do you balance the physical and social ramifications of taking prescribed cannabis products for neurological conditions?
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How Drugs Effect Body Weight
How Drugs Effect Body Weight

Commonly Abused Drugs Effect Body Weight

Educational A consequence of smoking or drug abuse is drama­tically altered diet, which can lead to irregular eating with poor nutrition.
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Why Patients Disregard Prescriptions
Why Patients Disregard Prescriptions

Why Patients Disregard Prescriptions

Patient-Friendly Half of patients do not comply with prescription label directions. Here are reasons why with suggestions for improving medication adherence.

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