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Treatment for Drug and Alcohol Addiction

Did you know in the United States, approximately 21.7 million people regularly receive treatment for substance abuse? Addictions to alcohol and other substances cause physical and psychological damage. To counter the continuous co-occurring complications,...
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Understanding the Importance of Vitamin B12

Quite a few foods have Vitamin B12 or are fortified with Vitamin B12, such as fish, meat, poultry, beef liver, clams, milk, and eggs. Some of your cereals are fortified with Vitamin B12 as...
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Types of Birth Defects and Their Treatments

About one in every 33 babies in the US is born with a defect. Those congenital disabilities can range from minor to severe conditions. They also affect different parts like one's mental or physical...

Diabetes 101: How to Understand Your Blood Sugar Levels

Some 1.5 million people in the U.S. are diagnosed with diabetes every year. They join a growing pool of some 26.9 million Americans who already have the disease. Plus, there are a suspected 7.3 million who...
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The Impressive Benefits of Taking Multivitamins

Despite eating a healthy diet, going to the gym, and trying not to overdo fast foods, sometimes things slip. We may find ourselves relying on convenience foods or meals that are quick and easy but...
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5 Surprising Things That You Are Addicted To

Have you ever wondered if you may be addicted to anything without being aware? This is why the following list of 5 things that you may be addicted to can help you. Keep on...
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5 Benefits of Healthcare Savings Plan

Banking on your health is as important as banking on your money. People seek quality medical care at some point in their lives, which can prove costly when they lack a sustainable financial plan....
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Preparing Your Child for a Filling at the Dentist

With a positive focus on dental visits, children are more likely to breeze through regular cleanings. When a cavity does arise, it can be a smooth process to get it filled when you prepare...
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When Is Outpatient Drug Rehab the Best Option?

During outpatient drug rehab, you remain living at home and then come to the facility for treatment. The time commitment varies from a few hours to several hours a day. Treatment mainly consists of therapies in...
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Seeking Help With Orthopedic Conditions At Any Age

Certain orthopedic conditions are relatively mild. People might be able to address them through mild physical therapy. Some patients have found that walking can help, especially if they had relatively sedentary lifestyles previously. A...