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3 Options That Can Help You Stop Snoring

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Snoring can not only create a bit of conflict between yourself and your significant other, but it can also greatly affect the quality of your sleep. In many cases, severe and frequent snoring can cause you to sleep less, wake up in the middle of the night more often, and leave you feeling groggy and irritated the next day. Listed below are a few options to consider that can help you with your snoring.

27 September 2016

Not Another One! Three Tips to Reduce Your Chances of Developing Hearing Aid–Related Ear Infections

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Infections thrive in moist, dark places, like behind hearing aids. So, if you wear hearing aids, the chances are high that you're going to develop an ear infection. Luckily, there are some things you can do to reduce your chances of getting one. Here are three steps you can take to help reduce your chances of developing a hearing aid–related ear infection. Clean Your Hearing Aids Before Use Bacteria love to find little crevices to hide in.

1 August 2016

4 Ways To Boost Your Energy Levels If You Have Hypothyroidism

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If you have hypothyroidism, it may be difficult to get or maintain the energy you need to get through your day. You might wake up tired, or you may quickly run out of energy after you're out of bed. In either case, these tips can help you to make the most of the energy you have, and even boost your energy levels when you wake up in the morning. Avoid Sugar and Carbs Sugar and carbs can provide energy to your body, but they can also cause your blood sugar to spike and later crash.

7 April 2016

What Types Of Tests Are Done To Diagnose Allergies?

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Allergies are very common and can begin at any stage in a person's life. There is a wide variety of different things a person can be allergic to including grass, pet dander, dust, certain foods and certain medications. To determine what a person is allergic too, a physician usually needs to perform one or more diagnostic tests on the patient. These are some of the different types of tests that are used to diagnose allergies.

22 December 2015

Can Adults Suddenly Develop Allergies To Pets?

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You may have had a pet before and had no problems with allergies. But recently, a new furry family member has joined your household, and -- achoo! -- you are having trouble being around the animal without sneezing, sniffling or having your eyes involuntarily water. Could you have developed an allergy to animal dander later in life?  Although it is somewhat uncommon, pet allergies do develop in adults. In most of these cases, the allergy sufferers went without a pet for some period of time -- for example, they grew up with animals in the home, moved away and lived without animals for early adulthood, then got a pet once they started a family of their own.

15 December 2015

Things You Should Consider Before Getting A Hearing Aid For A Child

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If you are going to get a hearing aid, particularly for a child, then there are a lot of factors that you need to consider. Even if you had a certain style of hearing aid in mind, then any one of these considerations could drastically change your preferences. Here are some things that you should ask yourself before making any commitments: What are the different styles? There are three main types that you need to concern yourself with:

9 December 2015