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    General Health It’s Not Just You: Here’s Why a 50-Degree Day in Fall Feels So Cold – NYT – Health

    It’s Not Just You: Here’s Why the First Chilly Days of Fall Feel Colder Read more via NYT – Health
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    General Health 8 Conditions That Could Explain Your Sudden Weight Gain –

    You know you might put on extra pounds if you regularly skip barre class or keep selecting M&Ms when you hit up the office vending machine. But if you haven’t changed your eating and exercise habits yet the number on the scale has suddenly crept up, something more could be going on. Carrying...
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    General Health I Survived Breast Cancer—but My Treatment Left My Fingers and Toes Permanently Numb –

    I was 49 years old, and I hadn’t had a mammogram in three years. I decided to get caught up. I went for the mammogram and, judging from the way the technician reacted to the image, I was pretty sure something needed further scanning. I had an ultrasound at another … Read more via
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    Metro See 5 Common HIV Symptoms In Men You Should Not Ignore – NaijaBizCom.Com

    1. Headaches One of the first symptoms of the flu related symptoms of HIV is an unrelenting headache. The headaches may develop into chronic debilitating migraines. Migraines become chronic after affecting a person for 15 or more days per month. 50% of people infected with HIV will experience...
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    General Health 12 People Have Died After Trying This Popular Weight-Loss Procedure –

    At least 12 deaths in the last two years have been linked to a popular treatment for obesity, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned in a letter to health care providers earlier this week. In most cases, patients died within a month of having a liquid-filled balloon inserted in … Read...
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    General Health What is ‘kissing disease’? – The Hindu – Health

    More formally called mononucleosis, it is a disease that is primarily spread by contact with saliva (which is why it is called ‘kissing disease’) and causes extreme fatigue for weeks. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is the most common cause, but other viruses can also cause this disease. It … Read...
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    Cowgirl: 7 girl on top tips to make sex so much hotter –

    The girl on top position better known as the cowgirl is a sex position almost every girl loves simply because it makes women reach orgasm faster. So, in order to look sexier, ride in ways you've never ridden before or become the real MVP while on top, just try these simple tips to take your...
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    Vagina: 5 surprising things men should know about it –

    The vagina is one of the best things to ever happen to the female anatomy. Having sex is a great experience. It's good for one's health and relationship. However, as a man, you need to master some things about the vagina because it is delicate and can be complicated. Understanding a woman's...
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    How To Guide: These are 5 things to do before having sex –

    There's no instructional book on how you should prepare for sex. However, you can make preparing yourself for sex, a whole lot easier and more fun. But not to worry, below are incredible ways to have that erotic sex experience and make it more enjoyable. 1. Hygiene Washing your hands or...
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    General Health Why Sleep Deprivation Is Dangerous To Your Health – Nairaland

    Whether one’s physical or economic activities are involved or not, the need for sleep cannot be over-accentuated. For one of the reasons that it is necessary to living a healthy life, sleep also plays a role in the balance to a mental health. I can also tell you that having to work late into the...
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    Okra: The health benefits of this plant are wonderful –

    The usefulness of okra has made it popular around the world. It is packed with a lot of valuable nutrients that are of benefit to the human body. Known to originate from northeastern Africa, the pods of okra compose healthy amounts of vitamin-A, and flavonoid anti-oxidants such as...
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    What is high blood pressure, what are the symptoms and causes of hypertension- The Sun

    What is a normal blood pressure reading? The ideal blood pressure should be below 120 and over 80 (120/80) and most UK adults have blood pressure in the range 120 over 80 (120/80) to 140 over 90 (140/90). The higher number is the systolic pressure, which is the force at which your heart pumps...
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    High blood pressure symptoms: Five activities and exercises bad for hypertension - Express.

    HIGH blood pressure rarely has noticeable symptoms, but left untreated it can put you at risk of serious problems such as heart attacks and strokes. High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects more than one in four adults in the UK. Because symptoms are rarely noticeable, the only...
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    What causes low and high blood pressure? – The Independent

    With links to the most common diseases and health conditions, such as heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, and vascular dementia, high blood pressure has a huge influence on the health of the country. In fact, around one in three adults in the UK has high blood pressure, half of which are not...
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    Why some cancers are ‘born to be bad’ – BBC News

    A groundbreaking study has uncovered why some patients' cancers are more deadly than others, despite appearing identical. Francis Crick Institute scientists developed a way of analysing a cancer's history to predict its future. The study on kidney cancer patients showed some tumours were "born...
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    High consumption of red, processed meat causes insulin resistance, liver disease – The...

    World meat consumption has increased during the last decades, and evidence is mounting that high consumption of red and mainly processed meat is unhealthy to humans and is related to chronic diseases such as cancer, type 2 diabetes, … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and...
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    The Untold Dangers Of Masturbation – Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

    Masturbation is not a subject that is discussed in daylight but, many people indulge in it privately and it is therefore important to know the dangers of masturbation as well as its negative and positive effects on your health. TUNDE OGUNTOLA reports. Masturbation is a term used to … Read...
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    Metro 15 Abortion Side Effects And Complications – BabyGaga

    Having a baby is a dream for some women and a nightmare for others. Not all women are in situations where they can have babies easily and happily. When things don’t go well for a woman, abortion may be the only option she is left with. Medically speaking, abortion is for....... via BabyGaga...
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    Metro What are the signs and symptoms of diabetes? – Diabetes UK

    Are you worried that you, your child or someone you know, may have diabetes? Having some of the signs of diabetes doesn’t mean you definitely have the condition, but you should always contact your GP, just to make sure. The common symptoms of diabetes Going to the toilet a lot, … via...
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    Metro The 76-year-old bodybuilder who can still do the splits – BBC News – Health

    A 76-year-old who once competed against Arnold Schwarzenegger in Mr Universe says he is now fitter than the Hollywood superstar. via BBC News – Health – Get More Nigeria Metro News