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Take care of your skin at home and at work

Our skin is exposed to a variety of substances and environments which can irritate and damage it. The skin is a complex structure and as well as a range of essential functions it is the body's first line defence against physical, chemical and microbiological hazards. Fortunately the skin is absorbent to some substances and this can be exploited to administer drugs topically.

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Is There A Cure For Cancer?

Is there a cure for cancer? Is the medical profession hiding some wonder cure because it makes so much money from treating patients?

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What Is Cancer?

There are many types of cancer but they all have one thing in common. Cancer begins when an out of control growth of abnormal cells occurs!

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Diet And Diseases

The risk of contracting cancer can be greatly reduced by eating the right diet and the UK one in most cases, leaves a lot to be desired...

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The Asbestos Threat Still Exists

Residents living close to the destroyed New York "World's Trade Center" may now be threatened by damaged asbestos fibers... and you might be too...

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Out Of Body Experiences Can Now Be Triggered

Scientists are now able to trigger out of body experiences and hope that the results will enable surgeons to carry out operations on people that are thousands of miles away - far out!

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How Common Are Medical Mistakes? Part 2

The part 2 of our article "How Common Are Medical Mistakes?"

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How Common Are Medical Mistakes?

If you get sick and go to your doctor or local hospital and they misdiagnose your ailment, your sickness will not only go untreated but you will most likely get sicker... or even die! Part 1-2

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Maybe Simply Weighing Yourself Is Not Enough!

Are you suffering from middle age spread? Or did you already move beyond it! Seems likely that it occurs twice so please read on...

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A 'Smart Drug' Called Mabthera Cleared For Prescription

Patients suffering from severe arthritis to receive a new generation smart drug on the N.H.S.

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Leg cramps

Nocturnal leg cramps! Possible causes and more importantly, how to avoid them and what to do if they occur...

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Epilepsy. Four Common Untruths

Many people still believe in various myths related to epilepsy. What would you do if you saw someone having and epileptic fit? Your 'help' might do more harm than good!

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Salt And Strokes - Take Heed !!

Mick Nash of 'The Rockin' Devils' fame says that a love of kebabs covered with salt caused a rise in his blood pressure and a related stroke at the relatively young age of 53.

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Link Between Asthma And Obesity

Researchers believe they may have discovered why the obese are more predisposed to asthma than those of normal weight...

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Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM). Part 2 of 2.

Although CAM does have some proven benefits, like anything, it has its limitations.

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Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM). Part 1 of 2.

You most likely have a basic understanding of how modern medicine works. People have a yearly checkup, take an antibiotic if they're sick and get a cast for a broken limb after which they'll be as good as new.

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Back pain is one of the most widespread ailments in the U.K.

Some people might cause you heartache and others might give rise to a pain in the neck but if you're one of almost a quarter of Britain's population that suffers from back pain, then read on...

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Hilton Head Regional Medical Center

What is the Hilton Head Regional Medical Center? What does it offer and what can it provide? How can it help you and others! Come find out now! Hilton Head Regional Medical Center. Drug Information, Health References, Specialty Care Centers, Medical Services.

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Sex Change Surgery

Find out what it involves, why is it done and whether changing from male to female or female to male is more difficult.

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Acne Causes Unattractive Spots

Acne affects around seven million people in the U.K. !! Do you suffer from it? Does a friend? A spouse! How do you recognise it and how do you treat it? Come find out now!

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Do You Need To Do Weight Training Too! Maybe Not!

Are you getting enough exercise? A recent report suggests that some kind of exercise that makes you sweat needs to be added to your daily walk to the pub.

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High Blood Pressure And Its Affects Are Treatable

High blood pressure cases around the world are set to exceed one billion within 20 years and doctors say that remedies exist but insist that people are simply not paying attention! Are You!

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U.K. Heart Disease

The U.K. has one of the highest rates of death from heart disease in the world and one British adult dies from the disease every three minutes. Find out why and what you can do to lessen the chances that it will affect you or someone you know...

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

Arthritis is a general term that means inflammation in a joint and is characterized by redness, warmth, swelling and pain. So what is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Can it be cured? Can it be successfully treated?

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Nosebleeds. Why The Happen And How To Stop Them?

Nosebleeds, although generally not serious can be problematic if you or someone has one. Find out their causes and how to stop them...

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The Low Carbohydrate and High Protein Diets

Should you go on a low carbohydrate, high protein diet? It may not be the best choice so read on and discover the bottom line...

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Cellulite

The summer's here and so is your cellulite! Can you do anything to get rid of that nasty 'fem fat' cottage cheese look? The answer is "Yes you can", so come find out how!

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Cosmetic Surgery Statistics for the U.K.

Who is having what done in an attempt to enhance their appearance! Are more women opting for plastic surgery? Are more men? Find out...

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Makeup And Beauty Tips

Lots of make up and beauty tips that will help you get the most from your makeup and also help you look your very best...

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Smarter on Drugs. Part 2.

Enhancing memory is one issue but making people smarter and more able to contemplate complex ideas with greater ease somehow seems a good deal more problematic. Defining what it means to be 'smart' has frustrated psychologists for years and IQ and SAT tests are far from perfect indicators of success in the 'real world'.

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How Long Should We Wait For A Better Brain?

You might be smarter if you remember to take the right pills...

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Obesity and weight

Overweight and Obesity are growing problems. Find out what and how you can help to combat them...

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Synergy

You might know about vitamins and minerals but do you know what 'synergy' is how it relates to them. If you just pop a few vitamins every day then you're not get the best benefits from them.

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Which additional vitamins are needed?

There are a host of vitamins and minerals and their benefits are numerous. Following are just some of the vitamins that will undoubtedly benefit your health and probably add to your longevity.

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Why we need to take vitamins?

The main reason that vitamin supplements are so crucial today is because in the past fifty years there has been a marked increase in vitamin deficient foods. Today's foods no longer contain the vitamins and other nutrients that are required for good long term health...

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What is Mesothelioma?

Malignant mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer and that it is a disease in which malignant cancer cells are found in the sac lining the chest (the pleura), in the lining of the abdominal cavity (the peritoneum) or the lining around the heart (the pericardium)

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Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer but fortunately it is also the most curable...

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Taking care of your health is important!

You can play an important part in taking care of your health and that of your family.

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