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CPR St. Louis

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CPR St. Louis

CPR St. Louis Teaches How to Effectively Use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for Adults and Children over 8 _______________________________________________ An AED is a device that assesses heart rhythms. It determines if the victim needs a shock, and if so will direct the rescuer to administer the shock. Abnormal heart rhythms, such as ventricular more...

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Artificial Sweeteners: Not as Sweet as They Seem by Brian Stegall

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Artificial Sweeteners: Not as Sweet as They Seem by Brian Stegall

In today’s world with ongoing issues with obesity, heart disease, diabetes and many others due to over-indulgence in food, everyone is looking for ways to cut calories. This weight consciousness has turned many to products such as Sweet ‘N Low, Splenda, Equal and many others to become common for use in just about everything from sweetening coffee in the morning or to more...

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What is Eczema and How to Treat It by Bryan LaRue

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What is Eczema and How to Treat It by Bryan LaRue

Eczema is a skin condition that affects many individuals and is also called atopic dermatitis. The word eczema comes from the Greek word “to boil over”. “Eczema affects 10% to 20% of infants and about 3% of adults and children in the U.S.” (Wang 2011) Many cases can cause permanent scarring and infections in the affected areas if not treated properly. Aside from more...

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The Role High Fructose Corn Syrup Plays in Obesity by Hollie Strawn

By at December 23, 2011 | 12:11 pm | 0 Comment

The Role High Fructose Corn Syrup Plays in Obesity by Hollie Strawn

High Fructose Corn Syrup, or HFCS, in consumer foods has recently generated controversy concerning its role as a contributor to rising obesity rates in the United States. Two questions stand out. One asks, “Does HFCS actually cause weight gain with obesity indicators such as metabolic changes along with increased adiposity, especially as compared with sucrose?”, and more...

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Closed Angle Glaucoma by Denise Allen

By at October 30, 2011 | 1:56 pm | 0 Comment

Would you be able to tell the difference between a migraine head ache and something more serious?  My  sister could not and it almost cost her sight.  She, along with about  30 million people suffer from migraines. The pain from a migraine is usually felt around the eyes and temple area.  Migraines can  include vision disturbances.  She had recently started taking more...

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