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Food for thought to help with breathing - Herald.ie

Food for thought to help with breathing - Herald.ie | Medical | Scoop.it
Herald.ie Food for thought to help with breathing Herald.ie In the recent past the treatment consisted of tablets to ease the breathing difficulties and, in severe cases, a nebuliser, which is a mask through which oxygen is slowly released coupled...
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5 No-Brainer Food-Prep Tips That Help Your Health

5 No-Brainer Food-Prep Tips That Help Your Health | Medical | Scoop.it
From the oil on your salad to the marinade on your meat, follow these steps to maximize your meal’s health benefits (5 food preparation tips you should be following to get the most out of your meals: http://t.co/Fv9NokD9T2)...
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How a bad night's sleep could age your brain by five YEARS

How a bad night's sleep could age your brain by five YEARS | Medical | Scoop.it
Researchers at the California Pacific Medical Centre Research Institute found just three to four years poor sleep is enough to reduce mental faculties.
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The Most Embarrasing Birth Questions Answered (WARNING: Honest Answers) - Life happens with Kids

The Most Embarrasing Birth Questions Answered (WARNING: Honest Answers) - Life happens with Kids | Medical | Scoop.it
When you’re pregnant, a million and 1 questions go through your head per minute – some of them more appropriate to ask than others. Some questions are, well, embarrassing! Plus, you might not want to hear the answers. We’ve all heard labour horror stories, but where do you turn to hear the truth? Just what should you expect in the throes of labour? WeLearn more »
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10 Natural Oils That Do Wonders For Your Skin | News, Facts & Other Information You Love - UncoverDiscover.com

10 Natural Oils That Do Wonders For Your Skin | News, Facts & Other Information You Love - UncoverDiscover.com | Medical | Scoop.it
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Eating too much added sugar increases the risk of dying with heart ...

Eating too much added sugar increases the risk of dying with heart ... | Medical | Scoop.it
Could it be possible that sugar isn't the true bad guy boosting heart disease risk, but that it's the lack of heart-healthy foods like fruits and veggies? Apparently not. In this study, the researchers measured the participants' ...
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Tens Medical Supplies Ltd » Not Just a Cliché – An Apple a Day Can Make a Serious Difference

Tens Medical Supplies Ltd » Not Just a Cliché – An Apple a Day Can Make a Serious Difference | Medical | Scoop.it
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Can apples really make such a big difference on health? The researchers in the study, conducted at the University of Oxford, state that apples will have similar effect on health as heart medicines such as statins.

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60 Must-Read Health, Fitness, and Happiness Blogs for 2014

60 Must-Read Health, Fitness, and Happiness Blogs for 2014 | Medical | Scoop.it
Looking for some new reading material? Check out these 60 blogs loaded with quality health, fitness, and happiness information.

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Just adding to the info stream on health and fitness.

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This At-Home Test May Tell You if You Have Dementia | Care2 ...

This At-Home Test May Tell You if You Have Dementia | Care2 ... | Medical | Scoop.it
Living Proof that Alzheimer's Can't Steal Love ... Read more: Aging, Alzheimer's, General Health, Health, Healthy Aging, cognitive impairment, cognitive loss, dementia or Alzheimer's, early dementia signs, signs of dementia.
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Tips to increase haemoglobin levels naturally - India.Com Health

Tips to increase haemoglobin levels naturally - India.Com Health | Medical | Scoop.it
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Tips to increase haemoglobin levels naturally
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So, in the long run, these few dietary changes may help you to keep your haemoglobin levels healthy naturally.
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6 Surprising Ways to Control Your Hunger - Care2.com

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We all know that getting enough sleep, drinking enough water, and getting plenty of exercise are the gold standards when it comes to maintaining a healthy lifestyle and body weight.
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5 (More) Foods To Eliminate From Your Diet in the New Year - Care2

5 (More) Foods To Eliminate From Your Diet in the New Year - Care2 | Medical | Scoop.it
... researching every possible healthy therapy on her delicate system she has developed simple, powerful principles which she shares in her recent book Eating Green and Lean, and as host to Care2 groups: Healthy Living ...
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Altering diet 'may help with asthma'

Altering diet 'may help with asthma' | Medical | Scoop.it
Fruits, vegetables and whole-grains might be an unlikely treatment for asthma according to animal studies. (RT @TheFitDr: Could #diet affect #inflammatory #diseases such as #asthma? Are processed #foods part of the problem?
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Healthy eating rules that you don't really need to follow. - Mamamia

Healthy eating rules that you don't really need to follow. - Mamamia | Medical | Scoop.it
If you've become engrossed in the world of healthy eating, you'll know that there are certain rules you're supposed to follow. Here are the rules you can break.
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Tweet from @LungCancerFaces

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Know the symptoms of #lungcancer. Do not blindly accept "asthma, allergies, pneumonia" diagnosis. #stayalive #lcsm http://t.co/dQt6Oe1rab
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Craig R. Boyer: Asthma doesn't have to ruin your life - Modesto Bee

Craig R. Boyer: Asthma doesn't have to ruin your life - Modesto Bee | Medical | Scoop.it
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People with asthma experience symptoms including coughing, wheezing, a tightening of the chest and shortness of breath.
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Why Is My Child Snoring?! Reasons and Solutions - Comic Mummy

Why Is My Child Snoring?! Reasons and Solutions - Comic Mummy | Medical | Scoop.it
You thought things were bad when your partner started snoring, but now those vibrating rattling noises are coming from your precious child – just how can a person so cute and tiny make such loud, annoying noises? Snoring happens when there is a blockage of airflow through your toddler’s nose and throat. The sound you …
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The 3 Benefits of a Good Breakfast

The 3 Benefits of a Good Breakfast | Medical | Scoop.it
Introducing your child to good food choices helps them develop healthy eating habits. (The 3 Benefits of a Good Breakfast: Introducing your child to good food choices helps develop healthy eating habits.
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The 13 Winter Superfoods You Should Be Eating Right Now

The 13 Winter Superfoods You Should Be Eating Right Now | Medical | Scoop.it
Just because the polar vortex is back, doesn't mean you can't have fresh produce. Believe it or not, some fruits and veggies are in their prime this time of year. (Here are some winter "superfoods" you should be eating now!
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An Ounce Of Prevention For Your Asthma Makes A Big Difference

An Ounce Of Prevention For Your Asthma Makes A Big Difference | Medical | Scoop.it
Asthma is a very serious manner.In addition to seeing the proper medical professionals, you should always be watchful of warning signs that indicate your (http://t.co/QtgdFYsqtg - An Ounce Of Prevention...
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Health and Safety Tips for Exercising in Cold Weather - State College News

Health and Safety Tips for Exercising in Cold Weather - State College News | Medical | Scoop.it
State College News Health and Safety Tips for Exercising in Cold Weather State College News Those dedicated to their outdoor workouts and others following through on fitness resolutions should beware of the dangerously cold forecast for the State...
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Tens Medical Supplies Ltd » How to Beat the Flu by Feeding Your Immune System with the Right Nutrients

Tens Medical Supplies Ltd » How to Beat the Flu by Feeding Your Immune System with the Right Nutrients | Medical | Scoop.it
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How To Cure A Sinus Infection Naturally - Healthy Living How To

How To Cure A Sinus Infection Naturally - Healthy Living How To | Medical | Scoop.it
It's been known since the last century that antibiotics have been proven to not help you recover from a sinus infection (sinusitis) any faster than a placebo. Still, Americans spend nearly $6 billion every year on health care costs ...
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Medicines On Your Spice Rack - Healthy Living How To

Medicines On Your Spice Rack - Healthy Living How To | Medical | Scoop.it
The most common herbs and spices, often added to our favorite dishes for flavor, also have considerable medicinal use. It is likely, these spices and herbs were originally added to foods for this very reason.
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The next time something ails you, before going to your medicine cabinet, why not give one of these remedies a try.

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