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Nov 13, 2019
What to Expect Following a Wisdom Tooth Extraction
Wisdom tooth removal is a common procedure. Your third molars make an appearance in your latter teen years or your early 20s. Some …
Your Dental Health Resource
Tips to help older adults maintain good oral health
Older adults are at an especially high risk for mouth and tooth infections and the complications that can come with these problems. Losing teeth, which is mainly caused by infection, not only leads to changes in …
News Medical
Why Noise Is Bad for Our Health
We spend our days inundated by sounds — both pleasant and irksome — arising from the physical environment. This ubiquitous clatter is …
Experience Life
2 in 5 Americans have misdiagnosed themselves
A new survey has found that turning to Google for health issues may be doing some patients more harm than good, with two in five …
Fox News
Things Sleep Experts Would Never, Ever Keep In Their Bedroom
According to the National Sleep Foundation, nearly 20% of American adults suffer from moderate to severe daytime sleepiness …
Huffington Post
Why Are Insulin Prices Still So High for U.S. Patients?
Nearly a century ago, Dr. Frederick Banting discovered lifesaving insulin, but skyrocketing prices are putting the drug out of reach …
Medicine Net
10 Common Causes of Itchy, Red Bumps and Skin Rashes
Regardless of your skin type, chances are you've experienced red itchy bumps bumps at one time or another. Although they can be …
Why you feel up to 30% more anxious after a bad night’s sleep
A new study involving nearly 300 adults has found that a sleepless night can raise anxiety levels by up to 30% the following day …
Body And Soul
Lung Cancer Rates Among Women Are Falling Slower Than Men
Gina Hollenbeck said she did "everything right." The Tennessee nurse and mother of two avoided cigarettes all her life. She ate …
Foot and Ankles Care Tips for Seniors
Although you may have never had any problems with your foot and ankle, it is important for you to begin taking good care of them as …
Alternative Medicine
Millennials' declining health could sicken U.S. economy
Millennials are in bad shape, and their poor physical and mental health carries serious adverse economic consequences, according …
CBS News
"Lose some weight, quit smoking, move around more, and eat the carrot."
Copyright © Randy Glasbergen
How much does your brain weigh?
See the answer below.
Why Hand-Washing Beats Hand Sanitizers
Proper hand-washing with soap and water is one of the best ways to protect yourself during the cold and flu …
Medicine Net
What Year Was It?
Terry Waite Released
What Year
Shiite Muslim kidnappers in Lebanon free Anglican Church envoy Terry Waite after more than four years of captivity.
The day was Nov 18. What year was it?
Quote of the Week
"Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account."
Anne Wilson Schaef
Trivia Answer
How much does your brain weigh?
Answer: Approximately three pounds, but two pounds of that is water
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