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More people should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysm

(HealthDay)—A majority of patients who undergo repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) do not qualify for screening, according to a study published online in the August issue of the Journal of Vascular Surgery. Kirsten D. Dansey, M.D., from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, and colleagues used the National Inpatient Sample (2004 […]

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This Is Why You Should Always Have These Monitors In Your Home

While you may do many things to keep your home and everyone in it safe and secure, from keeping doors locked to installing security cameras, there are few things you should always have in your home to ensure your loved ones’ health and wellbeing: smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, and a radon detector.  Depending on the state, […]

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This Is Why You Should Always Have Vinegar In Your Home

Your utility closet always needs a few things: batteries, a hammer, a steamer and other essentials. But, vinegar is the one-stop shop for nearly all of your household cleaning needs. From your laundry room to the kitchen and even your patio, white vinegar can clean just about anything. Plus, it’s all-natural, meaning that you won’t […]

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Should the most vulnerable be shielding again?

Should the most vulnerable be shielding again – no matter what health chiefs say? The Covid-19 vaccines provide robust protection even to those most vulnerable to the virus, a recent study by Public Health England (PHE) concluded.  The report was welcome news to the four million Britons who had been sticking to the strictest shielding […]

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Here’s How Often You Should Really Be Dusting Your House

For many people, keeping a clean house, especially disinfecting high-traffic areas, has been at the top of the to-do list through the recent pandemic, mainly due to the concern over COVID-19 spreading (via Unicef). As time has passed, perhaps the house cleaning has dropped down the priority list a bit, but if you live with […]

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Here’s Why You Should Think Twice Before Getting Hypnotized

People choose to get hypnotized for a number of reasons. According to Penn Medicine, research has shown that the practice can help with sleep problems; anxiety; irritable bowel syndrome; chronic pain; quitting smoking; and weight loss. Researchers have found that, during guided hypnosis, certain areas of the brain that are responsible for controlling your body […]