5 Alternative Treatments for Addiction


According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse 23.5 million people over the age of 12 needed treatment for addiction in 2009. Those numbers represent people struggling with alcohol and “illicit drugs” alone, and are not a reflection of how many individuals actually received the care they needed that year. Addiction isn’t a minority issue […]

3 Tips for Having a Glowing Complexion

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Who doesn’t want to look young and beautiful at every age? Society places a huge value on how you look and you can achieve the goal of having glowing skin with a little bit of effort on your part. You don’t have to break the bank to look your best to do so, either. Simply […]

Smoking in the OR: The Health Issue Facing Surgeons


Smoking is never good to one’s health. But if you think smoking cigarettes or exposure to second hand cigarette smoke is the only hazardous thing a human being can be exposed to, think again. Today, medical practitioners from physicians to nurses and technicians are also exposed to surgical smoke. This is caused by the use […]

Why Ebola Kills More Women than Men


Most health industry professionals agree that too much panic has been spread about Ebola, and not enough useful information. In a nutshell: you’re in danger of getting Ebola only if you come into contact with the bodily fluids of someone with the disease. Now that we’ve cleared that up, here’s another interesting fact about Ebola: […]