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It’s a safe assumption that most men dread their annual prostate exams. Being asked to drops one’s pants and bend over is awkward, to say the least, but it’s just a fact of life men have to handle. While it’s impossible to get out of going to the doctor for prostate checks, it is possible to take pro-active measures to […]

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Almost all of us have experienced pain at some point in our lives or the other. The aching shoulder, the throbbing headache, the sore back, a cut on the finger, the bee-sting, are all varied kinds of pain commonly experienced by people across the world. What makes pain so difficult to bear, is often the unpleasant sensations and the gnawing, […]

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About 43% of Americans enter a nursing home during their later years, usually staying at least two years, and sometimes much longer. This is an expensive proposition, with average costs of $100,000 for a year in a nursing home. It is also an environment that many people find depressing. They would rather be in their home, with the people they […]

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Let’s face it—our lives are not getting any less hectic. Dare I say they are getting even more stressful? With this in mind, I recently took some time to do a little personal self-reflection and noticed patterns emerging in my own life: I consistently put my own health needs on the “back burner” for the sake of “not having enough […]

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In the middle of cold and flu season, it seems that everyone is sick most of the time. But some people are much sicker or need more help. If you have friends or family who are having surgery, having a baby or coping with a serious illness, you want to help them out in the best way you can. But […]

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