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Watching Porn in Moderation Can Be Good For Your Health

Healthy Living

In the age of the Internet, pornography is everywhere, and it seems like you get an eyeful once in a while, like it or not. The experience might be shocking, alluring, or perhaps laughable, but when it comes to your health, is watching porn good or bad for you? To shed some light on the […]

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Hispanic Health: Differences and Similarities Amongst Latinos

Healthy Living

One of every six Americans are Latinos but despite sharing the same language we hail from diverse ancestry, cultures, and socio-economic status . This means there are very significant differences in diseases and health outcomes among hispanics. According to a comprehensive study of this Latino health diversity throughout the country by the National Institutes of […]

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Tips On How To Burn More Calories While Exercising

Healthy Living

If you’re looking to burn more calories when you work out, you need to do more than just work out. You need to learn how to break a sweat more efficiently. We have some tips on how to burn the most calories and to make the most of your effort in the least amount of time. […]

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Need an Excuse to Get a Puppy? Having a Dog Can Help You Lose Weight

Healthy Living

If you’re having trouble losing those extra pounds, you may want to consider getting a dog to help jumpstart your weight loss. It turns out a furry family member may be more than just a good cuddling buddy — research shows your dog can help you lose weight, too. From lowering blood pressure to reducing […]

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Teen Suicide is Soaring: Here’s What You Need to Know about Antidepressants

Healthy Living

Teen suicide is soaring. Is lack of mental health and addiction treatment to blame?  If you are a parent, or a person looking after a child or teenager with a mental health condition such as depression, a decision you may be facing is whether or not they need antidepressant medication. And you may have heard […]

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15 Healthy Oatmeal Toppings That Make Breakfast Better

Healthy Living

It’s easy to skip out on breakfast when you are running behind or still half asleep in the mornings. But when it comes to preparing a quick, filling, healthy, affordable and satisfying breakfast, a bowl of oatmeal is a great option, even on the busiest days. The obvious choice when it comes to picking the […]

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Chronic Back Pain: When is Back Surgery The Right Choice?

Healthy Living

As we get older, so do our spinal bones and discs. our backs naturally undergo degeneration that can lead to chronic back pain. Back pain can also be a consequence of underlying conditions like osteoarthritis, osteoporosis or rheumatoid arthritis. Though severe back pain and numbness of limbs can affect patients’ quality of life, they are not in and […]

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Plugged Ears: The 6 Most Common Reasons Ears Feel Clogged, and What You Can Do About It

Healthy Living

When you experience what people call ‘plugged ears’o on an airplane or after swimming, that’s a simple was of saying your eustachian tubes — which run between your middle ear and the back of your nose — are blocked. We’ve mapped out the 5 most common causes of plugged ears and what you can do […]

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This is what the color of boogers and mucus says about your health

Healthy Living

If you claim you’ve never looked and inspected your own boogers, I think you are probably lying.  It’s okay to admit it. We’ve all done it at some point, especially when we’re sick and trying to self-diagnose.  And it turns out, decoding the color of your boogers can tell you a lot about your health. […]

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CrossFit Workouts For Exercise: Weighing the Pros and Cons

Healthy Living

The saying goes: How can you tell if someone is into CrossFit? They’ll usually tell you. From perfectly toned PTA moms who beam with pride about their intense WOD to your co-workers who compare their burpee records — it seems like you can’t go anywhere without coming across someone obsessed with CrossFit. A mix of high intensity […]

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