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Eating Disorders by Lorraine Harris

By at June 28, 2012 | 2:04 pm | 0 Comment

Eating Disorders by Lorraine Harris

There are three main eating disorders that a person can develop: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating Disorder. Eating disorders can begin as a small part of a person’s life and slowly spiral out of control. Someone with any one of these disorders could be in great danger of developing various health problems. Generally these disorders affect teenage and more...

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Anorexia by Janee Mitchell

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Anorexia by Janee Mitchell

Anorexia nervosa is a type of eating disorder. People suffering from anorexia cannot maintain a healthy weight, are fearful of weight gain, have a great desire of being incredibly thin, a distortion of body image, and odd eating behaviors. Today the rate of those suffering from anorexia is continuously increasing. Young woman in America face anorexia more than any other more...

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Tobacco Trends by Anthony Barton

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Tobacco Trends by Anthony Barton

In the late 1970’s, when I was becoming a teenager, I can recall, my dad giving me money to walk to the corner gas station to buy him a pack of cigarettes. Of course, this was before there were any age restrictions on buying tobacco products. Things are different now. In know way would that happen in today’s society. In 1966 the Surgeon General has required the more...

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Lower Heart Disease Risk w/ Orange Juice? by Taisiya Redka

By at April 1, 2012 | 10:21 pm | 0 Comment

Lower Heart Disease Risk w/ Orange Juice? by Taisiya Redka

Indicator Of Heart Disease Risk Lowered By Orange Juice Beverage Fortified With Plant Sterols The best way to fight heart disease is through changes in diet and life style. However, the reality is that people have trouble making those changes. Drinking a plant sterol-fortified orange juice beverage is a relatively simple thing to do and it may have important more...

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Basics of Osteoporosis by Melinda Mayes

By at February 23, 2012 | 1:17 pm | 0 Comment

Basics of Osteoporosis by Melinda Mayes

Osteoporosis is one of the most common bone diseases. This disease is a condition in which the bone loses its density and thins over an extended period of time causing the bones to be very brittle and break easily. One cause of this disease is a lack of calcium and a vitamin D in the diet. Both calcium and vitamin D are necessary for good bone health. A lack of these more...

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