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There are a lot of possible causes for incontinence and these can be split into sections – urge, stress, overflow, and total incontinence. One of the reasons why urge incontinence could be caused is a urinary tract infection, whereas stress incontinence can come from damage sustained due to childbirth. Overflow incontinence can be triggered by specific medication and total incontinence […]

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I’m a lover of flip flops. They’re easy to slip on and off, they provide enough protection from the hard, uneven ground, and they let my feet breathe easily. Unfortunately, many healthcare professionals disagree. They say that flip flops are bad for your feet because they change the way you walk (your gait), don’t offer enough support, and expose your […]

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Excessive drinking can lead to numerous health problems, many of which will cause lasting impairments and a lower quality of life. It can damage your heart, making you more susceptible to arrhythmias and cardiomyopathy. It can harm your liver, exposing you to cirrhosis and fibrosis. Too much alcohol consumption can also have an adverse effect on your immune system, opening […]

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Myofascial Pain Syndrome is a painful condition characterized by chronic and sometimes severe localized pain, reduced mobility, muscle tenderness, sleep disorders and mood variations. Pain occurs mostly in areas such as head, legs, lower back, neck, shoulders and arms. Pain varies in intensity with time of the day, type and intensity of physical work and stress. Myofascial Pain Syndrome Description: […]

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Q fever is a zoonotic disease characterized by fever and rashes. A type of bacteria called Coxiella burnetii causes it.  The first case of Q fever was identified in Queensland, Australia in 1935 and since then it was reported from many places across the world, except in cold areas such as parts of Scandinavia, New Zealand and Antarctica. Q Fever […]

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