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Symptoms of Appendicitis in Children

From the medical standpoint, while the appendix – which is a narrow, finger-shaped, hollow structure attached to the large intestine – serves no purpose in humans, it can however cause serious problems when it becomes inflamed – known as appendicitis. Most common in young children over six years of age, …

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Calorie Counting for Beginners

When it comes to losing weight, different plans often yield varying results for individuals. Low-carbohydrate, low fat, high protein – all the plans are out there. What to all of these have in common though? They all put your body on a low-calorie diet. When it comes down to it, …

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Health Hazards Diet Soda

The Caffeine Aspartame Controversy In 2005 the public consumed 10.3 billion cases of soda and diet soda combined. Advertisers spend billions of dollars promoting the refreshing drinks. Diabetics and dieters reach for the diet drinks as if reaching for lifeboats to save them from the sea of sugar. It is …

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What is Arvd

ARVD known as Arrhytmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia is a form of cardiomyopathy where the right side of the heart is replaced by fibrous or fatty tissue. So what happens then is that the ventricle on the right contracts poorly. This makes the heart’s ability to pump out the blood it …

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