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Coping with Nicotine Withdrawal Symptoms

Coping with Nicotine Withdrawal Symptoms 4.60/5 (92.00%) 10 votes Once you’ve quit smoking, you may feel more sleepy or lightheaded, or overly excited and irritable. You may have cravings for sweet or salty foods at times when you used to smoke. These are signs indicating that the nicotine is leaving your body. Remember that many Read more

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Allergy – Food Allergies

Allergy – Food Allergies 3.15/5 (63.08%) 26 votes Food allergies affect about 3% of children and 1% of adults and can be caused by many different foods. The body’s reaction to those allergies is similar to those of environmental allergies, mainly the body treats that food as an enemy and sent antibodies to fight it. Read more

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Allergy – Environmental Factors

Allergy – Environmental Factors 4.40/5 (88.00%) 20 votes There are different elements in our daily environment that can cause an allergic reaction. The most common of them all is allergy to pollen, or as it is called “Hay Fever”. It is a seasonal allergy most common in the spring and fall. Symptoms are watery eyes, Read more

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Anxiety and OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)

Anxiety and OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) 5.00/5 (100.00%) 11 votes OCD is another form of anxiety disorder, in which a person tend to repeat the same actions over and over again. People have recurring thoughts, images or fears they can’t control and are caught in an endless cycle of repeating the same thought or action. Read more

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Alternate Therapies and their Significance

Alternate Therapies and their Significance 5.00/5 (100.00%) 3 votes Alternate therapy is term used to relate to any treatment method that does not have supportive scientific evidence. This includes Naturopathy, Chiropractic Healing, Herbal or traditional Chinese medicine, Unani, Ayurveda, Meditation, Yoga, Biofeedback, Homeopathy, Acupuncture and any other related treatment methods. Types of Alternate Therapies and Read more

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Anxiety – Treatments

Anxiety – Treatments 4.43/5 (88.57%) 7 votes There are many treatments for anxiety, some more complicated than others. We will go through them from the easy to the more difficult; Aromatherapy – The use of essential oils to elevate mood or to calm down and release stress. For years that has been the home made Read more

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H1N1 Vaccine

H1N1 Vaccine 5.00/5 (100.00%) 2 votes We are now seeing some vaccines for H1N1 hitting the market. Older folks might not need it, for the 1957 flu outbreak was a variant of H1N1, so people over 52 might have seen this bad-boy before. However, the vaccines are relatively inexpensive and many states are picking up Read more

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Anxiety – Emergencies

Anxiety – Emergencies 5.00/5 (100.00%) 2 votes Sometimes the feeling of anxiety is getting so acute that an immediate medical attention is required. Two cases come to mind; The difficulty in identifying anxiety is due to the fact that most of the symptoms of anxiety can present themselves in other cases as well. There are Read more

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Acupressure Treatment and Advantages

Rate this post Lot of people are not aware of the term acupressure. Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese healing art from which Acupressure is derived. Acupressure is said to be more safer and easier than acupuncture and with little guidance can be performed by oneself at home. Acupressure uses the pressure points along the meridians Read more

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What is Reflexology?

Rate this post Reflexology is similar to acupressure but reflexology involves only the hand and feet for treatment. Reflexology is an ancient alternative healing method which aims at healing the body by giving pressure. Reflexology is based on the principle that every organ has a corresponding point in the hands and feet. Like I said Read more

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Allergy – Insect Bites and Stings

Allergy – Insect Bites and Stings 5.00/5 (100.00%) 3 votes No one likes to be bitten by an insect. Bees, yellow jackets, fire ants, spiders all cause a discomfort. But there are people among us that an insect bites might cause a life threatening situation. A normal reaction to a bite will be redness in Read more