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Most people suffer from back pain at one time or another, but chronic back pain caused by injury or an underlying structural problem doesn’t go away. Serious back problems such as spinal stenosis, degenerative disc disease and spondylolisthesis can cause chronic back pain that is severely debilitating. Patients can end

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Dating, romance, sex, companionship, and love. These are some of the greatest parts of being alive. And as our culture changes and people start to open up about these matters more and more, these are experiences which are getting extended to more people, across all demographics. It’s common for dating

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While few things are more fun than being in a relationship, it can also be an effort to keep things fresh. As the tide of time rolls on even the steamiest of pairings can become listless and stagnant. If each of you is offering to hold up half of the

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Some people say that mental illness causes violence. However, the reality is that violence, aggression, mayhem and murder are not caused specifically by mental illness. We seem to have become too obsessed with cause and effect modalities, and this is leading us to not look at the bigger picture anymore.

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Obesity is a killer disease. In fact, it is the second biggest cause of preventable deaths in this country, second only to smoking. Most people who are obese know that they are putting themselves at risk, but few understand just what the health risks are. Let’s take a look at

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It isn’t always the ‘bad kids’ who experiment with drugs and end up with a substance abuse problem. Kids are very vulnerable to peer-pressure and if their friends are trying drugs, they might be tempted to try them too. For parents, it is a difficult issue to deal with. You

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As the battle against the forces of sickness wages and on. Prepare yourself with the a great line of defense to protect you from the shadowy agents of the cold and flu empire.  These agents of the darkside are sneaky and relentless. They will stop at nothing to bring you

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Time waits for no man or woman.  While we desperately try to hold on to our youth, signs of aging can show up on our face, hands, and other places on the body.  Crow’s feet are wrinkles that form on the temple and upper cheek around the eyes.  While there

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  Most people still don’t know the cause of many diseases and chronic illnesses: the gut. Modern science is now proving that Hippocrates was right: “All disease begins in the gut.” Here’s how to improve your digestion and make sure you stay healthy now and in the future. Get a

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By now you likely understand when ‘he’s just not that into you.’  However, in better-case scenarios he totally digs you, and it’s best to have such knowledge before it’s spoken.  Rather than wait for him to admit he has feelings, do some body sleuthing and listen to his gestures.  Here

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It seems like a win-win situation.  You get all of the sensual and physical benefits of being with someone but none of the sticky emotional complications.  However, there is such a thing as too much of a good thing.  Also, sometimes a booty call relationship can go sour regardless of

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Not every person has had the same experiences with the dentist. Some of us go and it’s a pleasant experience. Some of us go and it’s like reliving a childhood nightmare. Here are some tips on finding a good dentist that you can work with and one you feel comfortable

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Things have changed.  You’re divorced, broken up, or in an open relationship.  In other words, you’re a single woman and ready for sensual opportunities the world has to offer.  Casual dating is welcome but may be immediately intimidating.  Don’t fret.  Here are the rules for casual dating which help keep

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Dental insurance is something we all should have, but most of us don’t. Plus, who want sto go to the dentist? It’s scary sitting in that chair, waiting for the assistant to come in and then all the noise, scraping, and weird tools they use on your teeth. Relax. Even

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Tooth decay and gum disease are two of the most common diseases in modern civilization, and although everybody knows that they can be prevented by taking good care of your teeth through regular brushing, flossing and dental check-up visits, you can also help to prevent these diseases and improve your

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An intervention is a way to make a connection with an addict and help them make the right decision to seek help.  It allows friends and family members to voice their concerns and relay anecdotes about having the addict’s behaviors affect lives.  It can be extremely effective yet it must

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In our individualistic society, it’s usually left up to young people to find their mates without help from the wider family. Often, it just seems to be a matter of luck who ends up struggling through an unhappy relationship to end up divorcing, and which marriage sails from strength to

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When shopping for the fit and fashionable, there is a wealth of products that are designed to enhance an active or sportive lifestyle that make thoughtful gifts. Whether you are shopping for the holidays, birthdays, or just want to give a pal a special remembrance, be sure to keep these

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There were almost 300,000 breast augmentations performed in the U.S over the last twelve months according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, so you would not exactly be alone if you made the decision to improve your body shape in this way. As you will soon discover when you

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If your kid is an athlete, it can feel wonderful to celebrate each victory. You can give out plenty of praise, feel genuine admiration, and brag to everyone you know. It is also fun to plan the best gift to give your kid to commemorate each victory. However, if your child

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  This post was sponsored by WaterWipes as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.When you have a baby everything changes. Bye bye sleep, bye bye friends, hello to the hardest and most rewarding job you will ever have. For the first

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This review and giveaway was made possible by iConnect Influencer Management and Luvs. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine. We teach our children to “use their words” when they are angry. As parents, there are many times when we probably shouldn’t use our words.

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Cancer is something that has touched us all in some way shape or form in our lifetime. It attacks us with a relentless drive in any number of ways and locations. From small lesions and moles on the skin to aggressive assaults on our primary functions and organs. If you

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Moving house can be a stressful time on all members of the family, but it is often most stressful for the children. A new home also means a new environment, a new routine, a new school, and the loss of everyone and everything they loved about their old home. However, you can

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This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All opinions are my own. Most of us have been back to school for around a quarter year. This is just enough time for the kids to have become familiar with their teachers, their schedules, their classmates, and the onslaught of

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Being a mother to a premature child is absolutely terrifying. Not only is the baby here before you expect, but decisions about the child’s care must be made on the fly and without much research. I developed sudden and severe preeclampsia when I was 8 months pregnant with Aidan. While

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Walking down the aisles of any major grocery store, you almost can’t help but to notice the shelves are lined with products with advertisements for just about everything. If you have school aged children, the one that should stand out the most to you are Box Tops™.  They seem to

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Looking for the best sunscreen for your family? As a parent, you’re always on the lookout for things that could potentially harm your kids. So here are a few tips to make sure you pick out a great sunscreen: Go Physical. Rather than a chemical sunscreen, MomTricks suggests shopping for

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Cancer. It is a 6 letter word that should be a bad word. Truly, I can not think of another word that generates as much emotion as the word cancer does. Breast cancer, in particular, generates a lot of feelings for me. I have been personally affected by breast cancer. My

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Bedtime can quickly become a battle of wills if it is not approached the right way. This kind of battling can lead to unnecessary stress for both parent and child. It seems that my kids get more wound up the closer it gets to bedtime. This is the point where

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