Archive for December, 2011

5 Health Benefits From Playing Video Games

[ 1 ] December 22, 2011 |
5 Health Benefits From Playing Video Games

In the days leading up to the holiday season, the number of television ads marketing video games can become overwhelming. In both the West and the East alike, people with disposable income frequently choose to spend their entertainment dollars and free time on such games. Not surprisingly, the video game industry collects more than 10 […]

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Urinary Incontinence And The Loss Of Control

[ 0 ] December 15, 2011 |
Urinary Incontinence And The Loss Of Control

Although we might like to believe that we are in control of our bodily functions, the vast majority of activities that take place in our body are not within our direct control. Sure we can make our best effort to burp quietly, to cover our nose when we sneeze or to only pass gas once […]

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Bed Bugs Coming Back To Bite Us

[ 0 ] December 8, 2011 |
Bed Bugs Coming Back To Bite Us

Bed-bugs have been a nuisance to humankind since we first lived in semi-permanent dwellings. However, the use of insecticides in the first half of the last century meant that most of us were not exposed to these pest. Unfortunately, the have becomes resistant and are coming back accompanied by disease.

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Understanding Fatty Liver Disease As A Coming Epidemic

[ 2 ] December 2, 2011 |
Understanding Fatty Liver Disease As A Coming Epidemic

Despite being the largest internal organ in the body and of critical importance to our survival, most people are unaware of what role the liver actually serves. Sure we know that it is involved in breaking down alcohol and that alcoholism can cause liver damage, but that is only one area of health involving the […]

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