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Contact Lens Trial

Ah, the great battle between glasses and contact lenses. There are fierce supporters on both sides of this war, with each having their pros and cons. The biggest benefit of glasses is that they are…
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multivision lenses
Multivision Lenses

Seeing clearly is something that people with perfect vision take for granted. For those of us that require corrective lenses, seeing clearly is a constant battle between comfort and vision. As we age, the natural…
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botox for chronic migraines
Botox for Chronic Migraines

New research may help answer the age-old question of whether factors such as the weather or drinking red wine can set off a migraine. According to research presented this week at the annual meeting of…
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glasses vs contact lenses
Glasses vs Contact Lenses

Ah, the great battle between glasses and contact lenses. There are fierce supporters on both sides of this war, with each having their pros and cons. The biggest benefit of glasses for most people is…
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rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic disease that causes the joints and surrounding tissues to become inflamed. It focuses on the joints in the hands and feet. It is not known what causes RA. It’s…
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weight loss
Weight Loss

When it comes to losing weight, it’s pretty simple – you need to burn more calories than you eat. That might seem easy, but if it were really that easy, none of us would be…
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organic foods
Organic foods: secret source of dietary arsenic?

Do you like eating organic foods? You may want to read the labels next time you are buying organic, because you may be getting a high dosage of a certain carcinogen in your food. A…
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study says new car smell is toxic
Study says new car smell is toxic: Which cars are the worst?

It turns out that new car smell you know and love may be bad for your health. All the different materials associated with the production of car interiors (such as metals, plastics, and resins, among…
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leading a healthy lifestyle
Leading a Healthy Lifestyle

Leading a healthy lifestyle, including stopping smoking, wearing seat belts when you drive, exercising, and maintaining a healthy weight can decrease your healthcare costs. Interestingly it can also help reduce your health insurance premiums. Many…
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how wellness assessments can be a key to living a healthier life
How wellness assessments can be a key to living a healthier life

A wellness assessment is basically a diagnosis of your nutritional intake, your lifestyle, and a series of measurements. Wellness assessments can be used to better you nutritional, physical, and mental well-being, leaving you to live…
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top 10 strange health therapies
Top 10 Strange Health Therapies

When conventional medicine just doesn’t cut it for some people, things start getting a little weird. As the saying goes, there’s a cure for everything… 1. Snake Wine – People usually say that alcohol can’t…
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how to improve your skin naturally
How to improve your skin naturally

Though wrinkle creams are a cheap alternative to invasive surgical procedures, there are also natural ways of preventing wrinkles. Yale dermatologist Nicholas Perricone suggests eating more fish, salmon in particular. Salmon, which is a good…
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multifocal contact lenses
Multifocal Contact Lenses

Multifocal contact lenses allow you to see into the future!  Now that I’ve got your attention, let’s look at how multifocal contacts can help you.  While we’re not quite advanced enough with technology to see…
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glasses vs contact lenses
Glasses vs. Contact Lenses

Ah, the great battle between glasses and contact lenses. There are fierce supporters on both sides of this war, with each having their pros and cons. The biggest benefit of glasses for most people is…
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the different types of contact lenses
Glasses vs Contact Lenses

Ah, the great battle between glasses and contact lenses. There are fierce supporters on both sides of this war, with each having their pros and cons. The biggest benefit of glasses for most people is…
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sleeping disorders
Sleeping Disorders

Chances are that you know someone who has a sleeping disorder.  You might even have one yourself.  If you watch for it, people suffering from sleep deprivation are all around you.  I have a friend…
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good nutrition
Good Nutrition

We’ve all heard that we need to keep up a good diet and nutrition if we want to be healthy, but just what should we be doing and how? Maintaining good nutrition ensures that we have…
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first aid kit necessities
First Aid Kit Necessities

A well-stocked first aid kit is a handy thing to have. To be prepared for emergencies, keep a first aid kit in your home and in your car. Carry a first aid kit with you…
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vision health tests
Vision Health Tests

Vision problems can affect anyone at any age, so taking care of your vision is important whether you are young or old. Comprehensive eye exams should be performed every year, or at the very least…
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weight loss
Weight Loss

When it comes to losing weight, it’s pretty simple – you need to burn more calories than you eat. That might seem easy, but if it were really that easy, none of us would be…
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