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How to Make Yourself Throw Up

If you’ve consumed something that requires throwing up, contact a poison control hotline or physician before attempting to induce vomiting as it may do more harm than good.  And never try and throw up as […]

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Fattest Counties in the United States.. And the winner is……

A quick list of the fattest counties in the United States as compiled by HealthGrove. The counties are listed along wth their Obesity Prevalence… Congratulations to Claiborne County, Mississippi: Claiborne County, MS – 47.6% Greene […]

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Top 10 Drug Rehab Centers in the World

Where are the best rehab facilities in the world?  Several of them are in the United States as it turns out.  But we’re not the only one.  Check out the list below to see who made […]

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Top 10 Most Infectious Diseases with Highest Death Rates

This is a list of human infectious disease case fatality rates (CFRs). A CFR is the proportion (percentage) of people diagnosed with a disease who die during the course of the disease. (Cf. mortality rate.) […]

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Top 7 Reasons to do a Ketogenic Diet

A Ketogenic Diet is low in carbohydrates, high in fat, protein heavy approach to dieting that forces the body to burn fat as fuel instead of carbohydrates.  Here a 7 reasons why you should start […]

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Signs and Symptoms of Psychopathy

The signs and symptoms of psychopathy are identified most commonly in scientific studies by Hare’s 20-item Psychopathy Checklist-Revised. This checklist identifies the following as the symptoms and signs of psychopathy: Superficial charm and glibness Inflated […]

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Sleep Apnea and the Respiratory Disturbance Index (RDI)

Have you been diagnosed as potentially having sleep apnea and an overnight sleep study is in your future?  If yes, there is a commonly utilized index that is calculated during that sleep study that indicates […]