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Nurse Practitioners: Breaking The Barriers Of Affordable, Quality Health Care

Nurse Practitioners: Breaking The Barriers Of Affordable, Quality Health Care

The average consumer is probably aware of the rising cost of medical care. The fact is that an aging society requires more medical care. Consequently, the need for more qualified care at an affordable cost is in high demand across the country. The fact is that public administrators are pushing […]

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Mystery Illness: How to Overcome Years of Misdiagnoses

Mystery Illness: How to Overcome Years of Misdiagnoses

After years of dealing with a chronic illness, you may feel like the symptoms are all in your head. How could so many doctors be wrong about your illness? However, medical misdiagnosis is much more common than you might think. In fact, up to 12 million Americans suffer from a […]

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A History Of Helping Hands: 5 Surprising Facts About Social Work

A History Of Helping Hands: 5 Surprising Facts About Social Work

Health care and social work are two fields that often cross paths. Taking steps toward providing more care for people has always been the goal for both industries. Understanding the history behind some of these steps can help you comprehend future possibilities. The following are five surprising facts about social […]

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Healthy Kids: How To Get Your Children To Eat Wholesome Food

Healthy Kids: How To Get Your Children To Eat Wholesome Food

In many homes, meal time is a daily battle. Stubborn kids might insist on eating the same food every day or might resist healthy options. These four tips could help you to get your children to eat wholesome food without having to negotiate, barter or bribe them to do it. […]

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Fresh Air: How Helpful Nature and Recreation Can Be To Your Health

Fresh Air: How Helpful Nature and Recreation Can Be To Your Health

Busy lifestyles and overloaded schedules often mean that fresh air and time outdoors is lacking or neglected. Many people do not use all of their vacation time from work, or they spend their leisure time indoors. This can be such a tragedy as getting out in nature can be a […]

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3 Main Alternatives To Metal Braces For Adults

3 Main Alternatives To Metal Braces For Adults

For many adolescents, braces are just one more of the various rites of passage on the way to adulthood. However, braces, or more specifically orthodontic treatment, aren’t just for kids. Nor are traditional metal braces the only option. Many adults would like straighter teeth but don’t really want to go […]

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Exercise Injury? 4 Specialists You Can Call When You’re Hurt

Exercise Injury? 4 Specialists You Can Call When You’re Hurt

Sports injuries which occur in athletic activities may result from the overuse of a body part, poor training practices, or acute trauma. As an exercise oriented person, you can avoid the frustration of spending money on healthcare providers who may ask you to pop a painkiller and take a break […]

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Hiking Heads-Up: 4 Irritating Plants To Watch Out For This Summer

Hiking Heads-Up: 4 Irritating Plants To Watch Out For This Summer

A relaxing hike along wooded areas or peaceful trails can be ruined by running into plants designed to irritate or inflame your skin with a single touch. If you know what to look for, however, you can avoid these troublesome growths as you go on your way. Four of the […]

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4 Nutritious Vegetarian Foods That Strengthen Teeth and Enamel

4 Nutritious Vegetarian Foods That Strengthen Teeth and Enamel

Brushing and flossing are always going to be important, but your diet also plays a major role in your oral health. The foods and beverages that you consume throughout the day can either strengthen your teeth or damage the outer enamel. Here are four foods that you might want to […]

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3 Vision Problems Women Face As They Age

3 Vision Problems Women Face As They Age

Human eyes begin developing long before birth: their formation commences on the fetus’ 17th day. Between then and the eighth month, eyes undergo a fast-paced, astonishing transformation from a few cells to completely functional sight organs. At birth, these amazing visual organs are about two-thirds of their adult size. (It […]

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