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Insanity Insane Mental Illness

“You know a few things about me dear sweetheart, like my obsession with fantasy. But what the rabble don’t yet understand is that fantasies become realities in my world.” -John Hinckley writing to actress Jodie Foster in the month prior to his assassination attempt on President Reagan Probably one of …

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Tia Symptoms and Prevention

TIA stands for transient ischemic attack and is often called a “mini stroke”. But don’t let the name fool you. A TIA is just as serious as a full blown ischemic stroke and an ambulance must be called as soon as possible. According to the Mayo Clinic, one third of …

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Causes of Ringing in the Ears

Ringing in the ears is also known as tinnitus. Individuals suffering from tinnitus may hear ringing, buzzing, hissing, chirping, or whistling sounds in one or both ears. The sounds heard by people with tinnitus can be intermittent, continuous, or even pulsating. Unfortunately, this condition affects over 35 million people in …

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Muscle Loss

There are times in everyones life that you fall ill or injured and are off your feet for a while. As we all know, when this happens your muscles immediately start to weaken and deteriorate. This is inevitable, but there are things you can do to minimize this response. Each …

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Navigating your way through the Ssa System

If your doctors diagnosed your disability as permanent, the next thing you will want to know is how you will pay for ongoing and capable care.There are great Federal programs that are meeting the medical needs of millions of folks on disability, both Federal Disability (SSA-DI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). You may …

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Symptoms of a Tia

A TIA, namely called a Transient Ischemic Attack is similar to a stroke in that it causes the same type of symptoms only short-term. It is brought on by a momentary blockage of the blood trying to go through an artery and doesn’t have smooth passageways. This is a warning …

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