Category: Health

Family Thinks 11-yr-old Daughter Is Brain Dead: 4 Years Later She Wakes Up

Family Thinks 11-yr-old Daughter Is Brain Dead: 4 Years Later She Wakes Up

Victoria Arlen has lived through more obstacles and suffering than anyone could ever conceive. From 2006 to 2010, Arlen was dealing with a combination of two extremely rare diseases, Transverse Myelitis and Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis. The amalgamation of both sicknesses, the first being a disorder that causes inflammation of the spinal cord, according to John Hopkins Medicine, and the other […]

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How One Woman Is Learning To Accept Being Unable To Work Because Of Mental Illness

How One Woman Is Learning To Accept Being Unable To Work Because Of Mental Illness

Brooke Gould is a 27-year-old woman who feels judged every single day. When people hear that she’s unemployed, the first thought that comes to mind is that she’s lazy and simply doesn’t want to work. On the contrary, she wants to work more than anything but it’s her mind that won’t allow her to. Gould shared her story on The […]

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Sleeping More During The Weekends Could Help You Live Longer, Study Says

Sleeping More During The Weekends Could Help You Live Longer, Study Says

Working Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM, dealing with a household full of kids that need to be driven to soccer practice and piano lessons, there is not much time for rest. So what do you look forward to? The weekend of course, because it’s the one time where you can get more sleep. We know that […]

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5 Safe and Effective Exercises for Lower Back Pain

5 Safe and Effective Exercises for Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain can be highly debilitating. Your lower back provides support for the weight of your upper body, as well as the hip motion used when walking. When your lower back is in pain, it can make even the smallest movement feel like a monumental effort. According to John Peloza, MD, writing for Spine-Health, lower back pain can result […]

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These 5 Bedtime Tips Can Help You Lose Weight

These 5 Bedtime Tips Can Help You Lose Weight

Every year, American’s spend millions of dollars on weight loss programs, only to find themselves searching for more answers in the end. While there is no weight loss program that works for everyone, you would be surprised to learn that what you do before bed plays an essential role. With that said, it’s time to wake up, get out of bed, and […]

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Barber Tells This ‘Shy’ Insurance Man To Grow A Beard, And It Ends Up Transforming His Life

Barber Tells This ‘Shy’ Insurance Man To Grow A Beard, And It Ends Up Transforming His Life

A red-haired man from Rugby, England lived a fairly ordinary, albeit unfulfilled life until one day he got some unexpected advice from his barber.  33-year-old Gwilym Pugh used to sell insurance out of his home when he was 22-years-old. He was struggling with his body image, his health was plagued with injuries, and according to Pugh he was unhappy and couldn’t even […]

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