Health Care

NY Last Place

Submitted by ub on Tue, 01/17/2023 - 14:58
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Wherever we decide to live has a big impact on how long we actually stay live, according to an analysis of major U.S. metro areas. 

While people born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, can expect to live around 83 years on average, natives of Jackson, Mississippi, have lives that are 8.6 years shorter, according to a MoneyGeek report.

Breast Cancer Treatment

Submitted by ub on Mon, 12/05/2022 - 10:03
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Doctors fear that some women who are delaying pregnancy may be one of the biggest factors for increased breast cancer diagnoses.

Symptoms of breast cancer include a lump in the breast, bloody discharge from the nipple, and changes in the shape or texture of the nipple or breast.

NECESSITY

Submitted by ub on Wed, 06/29/2022 - 12:03
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Necessity is the mother of invention is a Plato proverb. It means that the primary driving force for new inventions is a real need.

After #SCOTUS ruling, 112 million residents reportedly face several hours worth of travel to their nearest abortion clinic.

Roe vs Wade

Submitted by ub on Sun, 06/26/2022 - 15:13
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The #DobbsvJackson  Mississippi SCOTUS ruling needn’t worry anyone except women capable of serving as human breeders?

CUPS FOR US

Submitted by ub on Sat, 06/11/2022 - 11:51
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Have you noticed athletes competing on TV with their decoration of cupping therapy skin marks all over their toned bodies?

These marks are making it much easier for the sports broadcaster to recognize the right swimmer in their lane. Funny enough, we thought those circles were another invention, to make swimmers swim faster.

Not so, cupping therapy is an ancient alternative medicine, increasingly popular amongst athletes. It helps to ease pain, muscle inflammation, blood issues, and relaxation.

Seniors Love Pets

Submitted by ub on Wed, 06/08/2022 - 15:16
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Senior citizens always mysteriously come to life immediately whenever puppies are brought into their home environment.

Are you wondering how you are going to care for your pet as you age in place? Should you adopt a pet as you age in place?

Broken Heart Tragedy

Submitted by ub on Fri, 05/27/2022 - 11:35
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What is broken heart syndrome? The condition is scientifically known as Takutsubo cardiomyopathy and it can become deadly.

Takutsubo cardiomyopathy, also known as broken heart syndrome, is a temporary heart condition that can be brought on by extreme emotional or physical stress.

COVID KEEPS KILLING US

Submitted by ub on Thu, 05/05/2022 - 15:28
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Governments all over the world have systematically and massively under-reported the number of COVID deaths over the years.

The  global pandemic has reportedly caused an estimated 15 million deaths and counting. This is a 12 alarm 🔥 fire, folks.

4/20 DAY

Submitted by ub on Wed, 04/20/2022 - 08:22
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Today is 4/20 and the day stoners, everywhere on earth celebrate their favorite herb. They call it Mary Jane or Maria Juana.

It was nearly twenty years ago this day that it was considered an evil weed, but over time and in the past decade, nearly 20 states across the USA plus the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana for recreational use.

4/20 is a date that both marijuana smokers and non-smokers recognize as a national holiday for cannabis culture. Yet few actually know how the date got chosen.