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Understanding Lyme Disease

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Lyme disease is now present in all 50 states. Caused by ticks and the bacteria they carry, Lyme disease can cause many health-related issues. The sooner treatment begins, the fewer complications a person will suffer. Here is what you need to know. What Is Lyme Disease? Lyme disease can occur when a deer tick or black-legged tick bites you and transmits the bacterium known as Borrelia burgdorferi. The longer the tick stays attached, the greater the likelihood of transmission of the disease.

30 July 2019

Three Ways To Control Inventory Costs In Your Convenience Store

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Running a convenience store requires a lot of inventory management, and that includes managing the cost of your inventory. With profit margins being slim on some types of food and other convenience items, managing costs can be the key to profitability. Here are a few ways you can control costs and make more with every sale. Consider Warehouse Clubs If you only run a single convenience store, getting a warehouse club membership may be a great option.

25 June 2019

How To Prepare For A Cosmetic Procedure

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A cosmetic procedure, even one conducted on an outpatient basis, should be taken as seriously as any other type of medical care. In order to see that any cosmetic procedures you might undergo will have the best chance to turn out well, it's a good idea to prepare in the time leading up to your appointment. Have a Detailed Medical History Ready Presenting your doctor with a detailed medical history will reduce the odds that an undiscovered complication may happen.

21 May 2019

Getting Professional Foot And Ankle Care

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So many people regularly find problems with their feet. You stand on them all day, and this can cause you to deal with swelling, discomfort and other issues that might get in the way of your everyday quality of life. In fact, some 60,000 foot injuries per year cause people to miss time from work. If you would like to enjoy the benefits of foot health, consider the strategies below. 

17 April 2019

Determined To Kick Your Alcohol Addiction? How Alcohol Rehab Can Help

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Admitting to an addiction is one of the best indications that any addict is really ready to make positive changes in their behavior. While a great first step, much more than the initial admission of a problem will be needed to help an addict successfully put their addiction behind them and begin living a healthier life.  Unlike street drugs, an addiction to alcohol can offer unique challenges simply because the substance is one that is legal, readily available, and socially acceptable to use.

3 March 2019

Tips For Dealing With The Side Effects Of Cancer Treatments

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Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be one of the most frightening and stressful events that you experience in your life. While learning that you have cancer can be incredibly scary, the good news is that many types of cancers can be successfully treated. If you closely follow your doctor's treatment recommendations, there is a chance that your cancer will go into remission when the treatment is completed. While remission is the goal of cancer treatment, the downside is that the different treatments commonly used, such as chemotherapy and radiation, can have a number of negative side effects.

13 January 2019

Secrets To Healthy Relationships Start With Individual Therapy

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No, it is absolutely true. If you have ever wondered why all of your past relationships were less than pleasant or "perfect," it does start with you. There are reasons why you are attracting the wrong people, and you may not even be aware of it. If you want the very best long-term intimate relationship, it starts by going to individual therapy. Here is what you will learn in individual therapy sessions.

9 December 2018

4 Signs Of Hearing Loss In School-Aged Children

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Hearing is an important part of life. It is necessary for learning and enjoying life. Unfortunately, hearing loss affects people of all ages including babies, children, teens, adults, and senior citizens. While shocking to learn, about 2 to 3 out of every 1,000 children are born with some level of hearing loss. As a parent, you will want to know your child is affected by a hearing impairment to determine the options available to them.

25 October 2018

Signs You Might Have A Bladder Infection

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One of the unfortunate realities of being a woman is that you are more prone to bladder infections and other urinary tract infections than your male counterparts. While women are more probe to bladder infections, most do not know the signs and symptoms to watch out for; as such, they inadvertently allow their infection to get quite severe before they get treatment. Get to know some of the most important signs and symptoms of a bladder infection, and go see your gynecologist or other women's health doctor as soon as possible to get diagnosed and treated.

22 September 2018

4 Tips For Reducing Your Allergy Symptoms

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One of the things you may suffer with is allergies. Dealing with this medical condition can make you feel less than your best each day, and knowing a way to help decrease your symptoms is ideal. Taking the time to be proactive and doing the right things to allow you to breathe better may be helpful. Tip #1: Visit a specialist Of course, the first thing you'll want to do if you have moderate to severe allergies is to see a specialist in your area with an organization like The Regional Allergy Asthma & Immunology Center, PC.

31 July 2018