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What is Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) by Sue Lasini

By at March 13, 2013 | 2:32 pm | 1 Comments

What is Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) by Sue Lasini

SAD, also known as Seasonal Affective Disorder is a type of depression that affects an individual at the same time every year.  It usually begins in the fall and can continue through the winter months and it is more than just the winter blues.  It can also affect some people in the spring and summer, but a larger percentage of the population that has Seasonal Affective more...

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All About Cervical Cancer by Armin Begic

By at February 9, 2013 | 12:59 pm | 0 Comment

All About Cervical Cancer by Armin Begic

Cervical cancer, the third most common type of cancer found in women affects approximately 12,000 women each year (Cervical Cancer Statistics).  Cervical cancer acts as all other cancers do in that it occurs when abnormal cells grow out of control. The cause of cervical cancer is not totally clear but there are common signs found in all women who have been diagnosed with more...

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What is Bipolar Disorder by Daniella Horn

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What is Bipolar Disorder by Daniella Horn

More than two million adults in the United States have been diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder, either type 1 or type 2.  Type 1 Bipolar Disorder is characterized as an individual who has experienced at least one manic stage in their lifetime along with bouts of major depression.  Type 2 Bipolar Disorder is characterized as an individual whose mood cycles between feeling more...

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Celiac Disease and Its Relationship to Modern Wheat by Cheryl Glaeser

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Celiac Disease and Its Relationship to Modern Wheat by Cheryl Glaeser

Celiac Disease (CD) is an inherited autoimmune condition that damages the small intestinal lining and prevents it from absorbing many of the breakdown products of digestion.  CD is a chronic, lifelong disease that affects children and adults alike.  This damage is due to the body’s reaction to eating gluten, which is found in wheat, barley, rye, and possibly oats.  more...

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Is Accutane for Acne Safe? by Julia Lee

By at August 5, 2012 | 1:27 pm | 2 Comments

Is Accutane for Acne Safe? by Julia Lee

Battling acne is normal for most teenagers going through puberty. Some are lucky enough to have mild acne and others, including myself, aren’t so lucky and have severe acne. Acne for me was always a struggle, I began to see a dermatologist who prescribed me with antibiotics and creams to clear my face. When antibiotics stopped working my doctor introduced me to more...

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