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Health Tip: Getting Back to Sleep

Health Tip: Getting Back to Sleep

(HealthDay News) — Waking up in the middle of the night is a surefire way to disrupt the next day’s activities. Often, waking in the night is triggered by a type of insomnia, says Cleveland Clinic. Underlying health problems, such as chronic pain or acid reflux, can trigger the condition. Latest Sleep News To get […]

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Botox to Treat Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Botox to Treat Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a disease that attacks the central nervous system (brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves) resulting in symptoms that range from mild (numbness) to severe (paralysis). Although the cause is not known, most researchers and clinicians think that somehow environmental, genetic, and/or infectious agents may, either alone or in […]

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Health Tip: Recognizing Balance Disorders

Health Tip: Recognizing Balance Disorders

(HealthDay News) — The body relies on many systems to coordinate balance, says KidsHealth. The ears, eyes, joints and muscles all work together to keep a person steady and upright. Without good balance, simple activities, such as walking, riding a bike or doing school work, can be difficult and frustrating. Latest Neurology News Signs of […]

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Sudden Death Can Occur Even in Well-Controlled Epilepsy

Sudden Death Can Occur Even in Well-Controlled Epilepsy

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Neurology News WEDNESDAY, June 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy is rare and thought to mainly affect people with hard-to-treat seizures, but a new study suggests that even people with well-controlled epilepsy may be at risk. That was especially true if someone had missed their last […]

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U.S. Suicide Rate Rose 33% Between 1999 and 2017

U.S. Suicide Rate Rose 33% Between 1999 and 2017

THURSDAY, June 20, 2019 (HealthDay News) — The United States’ suicide rate in 2017 was 33% higher than in 1999 and is at its highest since World War II, according to a new study. Latest Mental Health News It found that suicide rates among Americans ages 15-64 rose from 10.5 per 100,000 in 1999 to […]

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Ketorolac vs. ketoprofen

Ketorolac vs. ketoprofen

Ketorolac vs. ketoprofen: What’s the difference? Ketorolac and ketoprofen are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) used to treat different types of pain. Ketorolac is used for short-term management (up to 5 days) of moderately severe acute pain that otherwise would require narcotics. Ketoprofen is used for the management of the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, […]

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Ketorolac vs. diclofenac

Ketorolac vs. diclofenac

Ketorolac vs. diclofenac: What’s the difference? Ketorolac and diclofenac are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) used to treat varying levels of pain. Ketorolac is used for short-term management (up to 5 days) of moderately severe acute pain that otherwise would require narcotics. Diclofenac is used to treat mild to moderate pain, fever, and inflammation caused by […]

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Kindergarten Behavior Linked to Life Earnings in Study

Kindergarten Behavior Linked to Life Earnings in Study

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Healthy Kids News WEDNESDAY, June 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Believe it or not, how your kid acts in kindergarten might impact his earning potential years later, a new study suggests. Canadian researchers found that boys and girls who were identified by their kindergarten teachers as inattentive earned nearly $1,300 […]