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Working Women & Healthcare: Don’t Be Too Busy To Ignore These Symptoms

Working Women & Healthcare: Don’t Be Too Busy To Ignore These Symptoms

Juggling a professional career with family commitments and a social life is difficult. It also makes time limited when it comes to other aspects of daily living, such as going […]

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Ways To Deal With Constant Back Pain

Ways To Deal With Constant Back Pain

Recent studies conducted in Europe and the United States indicate that from 7 to 64% of the population suffers from back pain, while chronic pain syndromes (CHD) account for up […]

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Why The U.S Health Industry Needs To Be Revolutionized To Be More Patient-Centered

Why The U.S Health Industry Needs To Be Revolutionized To Be More Patient-Centered

Recent healthcare statistics show that it’s one of the largest and the fastest-growing industries in the world. Healthcare makes up more than 10% of the GDP of most developed countries. […]

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5 Advantages Of Having An Online Pharmacy

5 Advantages Of Having An Online Pharmacy

As online businesses expand on a day-to-day basis, the pharmaceutical industry isn’t being left behind. The statistics speak for themselves. In 2014, the global online pharmacy market was estimated to […]

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The Best Female-Friendly Health Plans

The Best Female-Friendly Health Plans

Healthcare is easily one of the top priorities in most people’s lives. If you don’t have a healthcare plan and you get sick, you won’t be able to go to […]

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Helpful Tips For Moms: Choosing Between An HMO And PPO Health Plan

Helpful Tips For Moms: Choosing Between An HMO And PPO Health Plan

As a mom, you want to ensure your children and family have access to the best healthcare possible, if it’s ever needed. Unfortunately, with the high cost of health care […]

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Allergan Biocell Breast Implants Linked To Cancer Dangers

Allergan Biocell Breast Implants Linked To Cancer Dangers

What motivates women to get breast implants? It’s a question with several answers that have to do with anything from self-esteem to breast reconstructive surgery stemming out of cancer– related […]

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Postpartum Urinary Incontinence: Why It Happens & How To Make It Stop

Postpartum Urinary Incontinence: Why It Happens & How To Make It Stop

Giving birth can take a toll on your body, and it takes some time to recover physically. This is completely common – you created life, after all. It’s common for […]

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Five Foods And Drinks To Help Restore Gut Health

Five Foods And Drinks To Help Restore Gut Health

Did you know that you are more bacteria than human? There are roughly 30 trillion human cells in your body and 40 trillion bacterial cells. These cells mainly exist inside […]

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Maternal Mortality, Early Marriage, & Gender Violence – Tracking Women’s Health & Wellbeing On A Global Scale

Maternal Mortality, Early Marriage, & Gender Violence – Tracking Women’s Health & Wellbeing On A Global Scale

Women make up more than half of the world’s population, but improving their lives and lengthening their lifespan isn’t always the priority of governments around the world. In fact, there is […]

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How Video Games Are Shedding Light On The Reality Of Living With HIV/AIDS

How Video Games Are Shedding Light On The Reality Of Living With HIV/AIDS

By Magnolia Potter In 2015, writer Katie Peoples wrote a piece for HIV Plus Magazine’s digital publication about a game entitled I’m Positive. According to Peoples’ review, the game takes […]

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The Female Tax: Women pay More For Reproductive Health Financially, Emotionally And Socially

The Female Tax: Women pay More For Reproductive Health Financially, Emotionally And Socially

It’s no secret that the American healthcare system has a long way to go before it can be a global standard bearer when it comes to patient advocacy, and in […]

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6 Things That Can Make Your Period Irregular

6 Things That Can Make Your Period Irregular

By Hollie Jones Generally speaking, women tend to have cycles that last anywhere between 21 to 35 days (the average is 28 days) and a period tends to appear for […]

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How Can Therapy Help with Social Anxiety?

How Can Therapy Help with Social Anxiety?

Social anxiety affects millions every year, yet more than half of those living with the disorder don’t seek treatment. It’s common to feel anxious or nervous in unfamiliar situations, but […]

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How To Make Sure Your Doctor Takes Your Health Concerns Seriously

How To Make Sure Your Doctor Takes Your Health Concerns Seriously

From a young age, we’re taught that we can trust doctors to cure our aches and pains. And while we hope that will remain true as we get older, recent […]