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Anorexia

Anorexia is a very sensitive issue to talk about with many people, for many reasons. In short is an eating disorder where people starve themselves, and as a result can die from a lack of nutrients or other health problems that come with being malnourished. Anorexia usually begins in young people around the onset of […]

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Whooping Cough Cases Rise

The news is that one of the worlds most contagious and potentially deadly illness is making a comeback. Whooping cough, also known as Pertussis, is increasingly becoming a problem is Western society, with cases of diagnoses rising in almost all parts of the world. In America, there has been an almost 50 per cent rise […]

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Pneumonia

There are many influenzas, viruses and infections to watch out for in this cold winter that is upon us, but one we hope to avoid at all costs is pneumonia. If you think having a bad flu is bad, well you do not want to know what it is like to be battling with pneumonia. […]

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Hay fever

WHILE we’re in the middle of winter and it is not too common, hay fever generally springs up in the next season – Spring. It is a common condition that includes sneezing because of the many distinct allergies in the air. It is often caused by an allergy to grass pollen. But many people may┬ánot […]

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Asthma

Asthma is the disease affecting our airways and breathing ability. When air is taken to and from our lungs and when that air is affected, it means we have the disease known as asthma. Physically, the inside walls of an asthmatic are usually swollen of inflamed. This then makes the airwaves extremely sensitive to irritations […]

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