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  • Tips To Reduce Infection Risks After Laser Tattoo Removal

    If you have a tattoo on your body that you no longer like, then you may be considering laser tattoo removal. During the removal process, wavelengths of light are passed through the skin and the ink or pigmentation that makes up the tattoo absorbs the light. The energy forces the inks to break up into small pieces and the body naturally gets rid of it. When this happens, the skin becomes damaged to some degree and this leaves the treatment area susceptible to infections.
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  • Chronic Pain: Effects And Treatment Options Available

    Living with any type of chronic pain can rob you of joy, peace, comfort, and satisfaction in life. If you are starting to lose interest in life because of the pain you constantly feel, it's time to get help. Your general doctor might not be able to help you a lot with this pain, but a chronic pain centre can. Chronic pain centres understand pain and the causes of it, and they are able to help minimize most types of chronic pain.
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  • Reasons To Move Into A Retirement Community In Your Sixties

    Many older adults see moving into a retirement home as a move they won't make until they absolutely have to -- when mowing the lawn becomes impossible and their large homes become tougher to maintain. However, there are many benefits of moving into a retirement community before doing so becomes absolutely necessary. Most communities welcome new residents who are 55 or older, and in fact, they offer services and amenities that cater to these younger seniors.
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  • 3-Step Guide For Naturally Treating Your Plantar Warts At Home

    After discovering dry, scaly lesions on the bottom of your foot, you may suspect that you have plantar warts. Although they are not usually harmful, they may be causing you some pain or irritation. Use the following three-step guide for naturally treating the warts at home using ingredients found in pharmacies, department stores, and supermarkets. Step 1:  Soak Your Foot in A Homemade Solution The first step uses a homemade foot soak that penetrates the roots of the warts to kill them at their source.
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  • Loved One With Heart Problem? Signs Of An Emergency And How To Help

    If you live with someone who has a heart condition, then you should always be prepared for any acute heart distress that may arise and need immediate medical attention. The most common cause of emergency room visits is chest pains, although there are many other signs of heart distress that you should be aware of. You should also have an action plan in place, so you can help your loved one during this time.
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  • Thinking Of Getting A Massage? Seven Types Of Massages And Their Benefits

    Massage therapy has been used to soothe aches and pains for centuries. The ancient Chinese, Egyptians, Greeks and Romans all developed their own techniques. Some cultures used fragrant, exotic oils or hot stones to enhance the effect of the "hands on" manipulation. If you are interested in getting a massage, it helps to know what options are out there. Below are seven types of massage found today, along with a brief description of their treatment benefits.
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