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Foot Problems and How to Prevent Them

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is important for everybody, as is regular exercise. A regular exercise routine improves health, muscle control, improves circulation and prevents a majority of lifestyle diseases. This is even more important when dealing with limited mobility, either due to accidents or other disabilities. While exercise is part of the rehabilitation process, maintaining …

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What is Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is a condition that damages the optic nerves in the eyes. Glaucoma is caused by very high levels of fluid pressure in the eyes. This is known as Intraocular Pressure (IOP). Glaucoma can be classified into two categories: open-angle and closed-angle, each with unique characteristics symptoms. Characteristics like speed of onset and associated effects. …

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World Cancer Day

Cancer is the leading cause of mortality worldwide, with around 14 million new cases and 8.2 million cancer related deaths in 2012.The number of new cancer cases is predicted to rise by about 70% over the next two decades. Among men, the most common cases of cancer diagnosed in 2012 were lung, prostate, colorectum, stomach, …

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Adapted Exercises for the Disabled

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is important for everybody, as is regular exercise. A regular exercise routine improves health, muscle control, improves circulation and prevents a majority of lifestyle diseases. This is even more important when dealing with limited mobility, either due to accidents or other disabilities. While exercise is part of the rehabilitation process, maintaining …

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