Testicular cancer symptoms

  Testicular cancer is a type of cancer of the male reproductive organs. This type of cancer is not that common and the cure rate is very high. While it is true that men of any age can develop testicular cancer, it is more likely to be found in males between the ages of twenty and fifty-four. There are several

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Arthritis Knee Pain

Knee pain is a very common complaint among older men and older women. There are many causes, one  of which is osteoarthritis which affects  27 million Americans. Some of the most common causes of knee pain are osteoarthritis, ligamental injuries, cartilaginous injuries, patellar tendinitis, dislocated kneecap, bursitis and Baker’s cyst. Less common conditions like gout, Osgood-Schlatters and osteochondritis –  will

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Hemorrhoid Treatment

Hemorrhoids are areas in a vein located in or around the rectum. In these veins the  one way valves have been damaged and allow the blood to pool. The stagnation of the blood supply then causes the veins to swell and get inflamed. This will in turn reduce the amount of toxins and wastes that can be removed from the

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Weightloss using Acupuncture

Acupuncture is one of the most commonly used medical procedures in the world and has its origins in ancient China. The use of  acupuncture to get weight loss became popular back in 2003 when CNN News  reported a series of success stories from weight loss clinics in China. China has also experienced an increase in obesity like the west and

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Becoming a Vegetarian

Becoming a vegetarian is easier than you might think. Vegetarian eating is different but not difficult; it takes commitment, but it isn’t rocket science. First you have to distinguish what type of vegetarian you are most interested in becoming and, more importantly, why? People become vegetarians for many reasons. You may convert to vegetarianism because of religion, animal rights, and

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Laxatives and Weight Loss

  The rate of obesity in the United States is at an all time high. People are searching for the magic pill to make the process of losing weight simple, easy and painless. You may not want to hear this but there is no magic pill. Weight goes ‘on’ the same way it comes off. If you eat more calories

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