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  • What Is GERD?

    A lot of people tend to use heartburn and GERD interchangeably, but the fact is that they are different things. Heartburn is something that most people will deal with at some point in time. It happens because stomach acid bubbles up into the esophagus, which causes that burning situation. There are a lot of things that can cause heartburn, including spicy foods and pregnancy. GERD is something different and more severe.
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  • Losing Your Hair? Why You Should Choose Platelet-Rich Plasma Treatment

    If you're losing your hair at an alarming rate, and you're looking for a way to stop the loss, it's time to talk to your doctor about treatment with platelet-rich plasma replacement, or PRP. During a PRP treatment, your own plasma is used to stimulate hair growth. Here are just four of the reasons why PRP is your best treatment option for hair loss. You'll Look Younger If you're losing your hair, you're probably self-conscious about your appearance.
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  • Tips for Getting a Sleep Study for Your Snoring

    According to sleep studies, some 40% of men and 24% of women are chronic snorers. Not only is this an encumbrance to anyone that lives or sleeps with someone who snores, but chronic snoring might also point toward some more potentially serious health concerns. If you snore, this is why you should undergo snoring clinical treatments—so you can get to the bottom of the issue and determine what is best for your well-being.
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  • Dating After Years Of Being In A Long-term Relationship? Protect Yourself

    If you are just getting out of a marriage or relationship, and you are worried about dating, as a man there are some things that you can do to protect yourself. If you are worried about women who are mass dating and may have STD's, or you fear getting someone pregnant, it's time to take preventative action.  Here are some of the things that you can do so you can date with confidence and not be unprepared.
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  • Coolsculpting: What It Is and What You NEED to Know

    If you have unwanted bulges, you have probably been looking into different methods to eliminate them. There are hundreds of different diet and fitness plans that claim to eliminate stubborn body fat, though they may not always be as effective as promised. Surgical options have been proven to work fast and effectively, though they come with their own risks. Gastric bypass surgery, for example, has sometimes been fatal due to the overweight person's heart not being strong enough to support the surgery.
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  • 4 Conditions You Can Treat With Medical Cannabis

    Cannabis is a plant that can provide relief for many distressing medical conditions. Its two major chemical components are THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol). These chemicals are responsible for the soothing and healing effects of cannabis. If you've never tried medical cannabis before, you may have questions about its use, and you may be unsure if this treatment is right for you. Here are four conditions that medical cannabis can treat.
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  • Nanoknife Cancer Surgery: New Hope For Pancreatic Cancer Patients

    If you or a loved one have been recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, you should know about an exciting new treatment that is far less invasive than traditional surgery—the NanoKnife. Here is a primer on how this amazing technology works. What Is The NanoKnife Procedure? Some tumors grow in areas which are impossible for a surgeon to safely remove, making them inoperable by conventional methods. For example, the pancreas is hidden deep in the human body.
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  • Benefits Of A Nose Job

    Each year, thousands of people receive rhinoplasty surgery. Commonly called a "nose job," rhinoplasty may be performed solely for cosmetic reasons, or it can help correct a medical issue. Here are some of the benefits of this popular procedure. Restoration of a Fractured Nose When the nose is broken, it may shift to the side, causing the face to look less uniform. Additionally, the hidden components of the nose may be damaged and require surgical repair.
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  • Renal Vein Thrombosis And CKD: Treating This Notorious Pairing

    There are many types of health problems that can affect the health of a person's kidney. One of the most common of these is renal vein thrombosis. Fully understanding this problem – and how it begins – can help you better understand your treatment methods and prevent chronic kidney disease or CKD from temporarily or even permanently affecting your life. Renal Vein Thrombosis Can Trigger Kidney Failure Renal vein thrombosis is a health problem that triggers when blood clots appear throughout various veins in your body.
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  • After Your Accident: Why Get Physical Therapy?

    After your accident, you may have refused to see any health care providers because you simply didn't consider injuries to be serious. As you recover, though, physical therapy should be an activity to think about. Why? Soothing Pain Most immediately, therapy is likely to relieve pain from the vehicle accident. Injuries of all kinds can affect the way you sit, move, walk, and go about daily, regular activities. Your therapist will learn some data about your life to help you with a comprehensive, thorough exercise and treatment plan.
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