Types of Massage Strokes

What methods are there are to perform a massage? This isn’t really a ‘how-to’ guide: by far the best way to learn massage is by watching somebody else do it, and having them teach you in person. A little experimentation can be no bad thing, but attempting to teach yourself massage can be confusing and…

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Stages of Breast Cancer Explained

Breast cancer is a disease that occurs in stages. The sooner that you can diagnose breast cancer, the better chance you have of making a full recovery. Consequently, those who wait and dont address the problem stand a much higher risk of death from this disease. For this article, well be talking about the various…

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Celebrities with Lupus

One of the worst things about suffering from a disease like lupus is that a person feels very alone. Despite the fact that nearly a million and a half others have this disease it is not a glamorous disease and does not get the media play that comes from having celebrities interested in it. There…

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Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

Most times lupus that you hear about is the worst kind which is called systemic lupus erythematosus. This type of lupus, also known as SLE, is a condition that favors women as those affected and has not only skin rashes but a host of medical issues that relate to the body’s immune system attacking the…

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What is Postpartum Depression

Clinical depression is a problem that much of the world faces. Its a problem that were all familiar with, and much attention is paid to it. Postpartum depression is another serious form of depression that is often cast by the wayside. In this article, well discuss what postpartum depression is, as well as what treatments…

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Types of Anxiety Disorders

There are different types of anxiety disorders, and each one is far beyond the general anxieties everyone faces in life due to negative stimuli. The term anxiety disorder is actually a very general one that could allude to several forms of anxieties. There are varying degrees of these conditions, some being merely phobias over a…

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Ice Cream Headaches

Its a funny thing to think that there is a headache that is named after a food we all enjoy. But an ice cream headache is a very real condition with very real symptoms. A man named Daniel Drake wrote the first record of ice cream upsetting the stomachs of some people, of making them…

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What is Cardiogenic Shock

Cardiogenic shock is a condition where the heart is damaged enough that it is unable to supply sufficient blood to the body. Sometimes simply referred to as shock, this takes place when the heart for whatever reason is not capable of pumping enough blood supply to the rest of the body to fulfill its needs.…

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Osteoarthritis and Back Pain

What is osteoarthritis? Who will it affect and how does it cause back pain? Osteoarthritis is the most common of the arthritis varieties that affect people. It is more likely to be a problem, as a person grows older. Presently about twenty one million Americans are suffering with it. In the next twenty-five years this…

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