New, Rapid HIV Testing

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STD’s. Nobody wants them. Sometimes, they just happen. No matter how well you know your partner, you may not know who they have been with before you. It is something that you can not always help. They are especially difficult for college students and young adults. Not just the stress, but the cost of tests…
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Sleeping on the Couch

| Parenting, Women's Health

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When babies take over the house it’s obvious with all the baby items strewn from one end of the house to the other. Some couples say it’s actually brought them closer, click to find out why.

Why Dieting Doesn’t Work

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We always wonder why the diets that we experiment with don’t work. Or work then suddenly stop. There are quite a few reasons that diets don’t work. 1. You gain muscle People measure how well their diet is working for them by their weight, but that may not always be a good idea. Sometimes, when…
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New Way to Fight Breast Cancer

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Have any of you heard about the new study that the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center is doing? They found that freezing tumors in mice can help to stop the spread of the tumor. They are currently evaluating if this same technique could help in stopping the spread of breast cancer tumors. They have…
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Menopause Symptoms

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Here are the top twelve menopause symptoms. 1. Hot Flashes 2. Poor concentration 3. Loss of Desire for Physical Intimacy 4. Dry Vagina 5. Painful Intercourse 6. Skipped Cycles 7. Night sweats 8. Insomnia and Fatigue 9. Irritability 10. Depression 11. Irregular Cycles 12. Mood Swings If you have any of those symptoms, you should…
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Diabetes

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Nearly 21 million Americans (children and adults) has diabetes Diabetes is a chronic, life threatening disease, that at the present time, has no cure Diabetes is the fifth deadliest disease in the United States Diabetes contributes to the death of about 224,000 Americans each year One in fourteen Americans has diabetes Every 21 seconds another…
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Calcium Intake

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Fueling with the milk group is one way to ensure that you are gettng enough calcium in your diet. 70 percent of Americans are lacking in ths area. When you aren’t getting enough calcium from your diet your body takes what it needs from your bones. More than 8 million people suffer from osteoporosis, a…
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Antibiotics

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An antibiotic is a medication that is prescribed to you by your doctor. It is a strong medication, when used properly can kill bacteria. It has saved many lives and has prevented many serious complications to illnesses, however, it has absolutely no effect on viral infections. According to the Center for Disease Control, misinformation is…
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