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Is your child fidgeting and impatient?

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There are means of improving quality of life

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nutrition zone Let’s sort out this problem with breakfast!

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Getting ready for impaired vision at 40

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Commuters often exposed to damaging noise levels

(Reuters Health) - Loud noise exceeding levels that can damage hearing is regularly encoun...


High heels, spasm and back pain

Serious health problems can occur when wearing high heels because they force an individual...


Dealing with Dyslexia Parents and teachers have huge roles to play

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Toxic Tobacco Let’s drop the smoking habit !

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IMMUNOTHERAPY Can it be implemented into your treatment plan ?

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Health Capsules

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Why Asians prefer to live with sexual disorders

Sex, sexuality and sexual disorders have been seldom discussed topics in Asia. Such stigma...


How an unhealthy lifestyle aids diverticulitis

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Risk of falling can increase when there is Diabetics related eye damage

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Experienced that tightening chest pain?

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Myth Buster

MYTH: If you sprain your ankle you should walk it off for it to heal faster.   ...


Education ‘aids’ combat this deadly disease

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Towards a dignified silver age

There are a few inevitable things in life. Ageing and death are at the foremost among them...


Whiter teeth bring a brighter smile

Ever wanted that gleaming white picture perfect smile? But your teeth gradually losing its...


BMI Keeping a check on your child’s weight

In the current day and age children lead sedentary lifestyles and have more access to fast...


Saving skin from workout effects

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Tied to lower risk of early death for older women

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SUGAR IS A SILENT KILLER



Combatting diseases during the cold season

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What you should know about dehydration

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Screening sportsmen with potential for cardiac arrest

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Thyroid Problems explained right on time

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Myth Buster

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