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Linking Poverty and Obesity: What is Causing the Poor to Be Overweight?

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Linking Poverty and Obesity: What is Causing the Poor to Be Overweight?

Over the past decade in particular, state-funded scientific studies have been seeking to identify the root causes of the obesity epidemic in western societies. Obesity rates have been found to be concentrated in communities with the highest levels of poverty and low income levels. In the long-run, this epidemic inflicts a big economic strain on…

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Deciding What Sport is Best for Your Children

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Deciding What Sport is Best for Your Children

The early years are a great time for children to get outside and expend some energy. Their bodies are growing and they certainly have energy to spare. They can be left to their own devices in how to spend this energy after school or they could be enrolled in community programs like sports to give…

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Getting Back to Being Yourself After Having a Baby

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Getting Back to Being Yourself After Having a Baby

If you’re a new mother, you probably feel like everything in your life has changed.  This is a wonderful and happy time, but chances are good that you’re also feeling pretty drained.  You have a lot of new responsibilities, you’re not getting as much sleep, you’re more stressed than ever and your body has done…

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Why Have Invisible Braces Become So Popular?

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Why Have Invisible Braces Become So Popular?

Everyone wants to be beautiful and everyone wants to be noticed, but they want to be noticed for the right reasons. Over the past few years having good teeth has become much more important in every walk of life and for that reason braces – especially invisalign braces – have become extremely popular amongst adults…

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How Whiplash Injuries Affect Children

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How Whiplash Injuries Affect Children

Whiplash is an injury which occurs when the head and neck are jerked forwards and back in a sudden movement. The spine is unnaturally stretched and the soft tissue in the neck area is adversely affected. The effects from this type of injury usually include severe headaches at the base of the skull, limited or…

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Teaching Kids Preventive Dental Care

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Teaching Kids Preventive Dental Care

“Teach your children well,” sang Crosby, Stills and Nash in the sixties. That’s timeless advice for parents. But when it comes to helping kids take an active role in maintaining healthy teeth and gums, teaching them well can be challenging.  The key lies in helping kids to adopt good oral hygiene habits at an early…

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Five Nursing Tips For Moms Who Nurse Their Kids Back To Health

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Five Nursing Tips For Moms Who Nurse Their Kids Back To Health

When children are sick, the first person they turn to is their mothers. Throughout the ages, Mom has been the one to nurse little ones back to good health. She provides comfort, home remedies, and the security that comes with her presence. Every mother wants to do what is best by her children in order…

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The Right Way To Deal With Childhood Obesity

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The Right Way To Deal With Childhood Obesity

Times have changed. Unlike the days of years ago, childhood obesity has become a hot topic in today’s culture. Rarely a day passes without a staggering statistic about this condition broadcasted on the news. Twenty years ago this awareness did not exist. However, abusing and berating of obese children by others has been practiced by…

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How Online Games Negatively Affect Health and Lifestyle for Kids

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How Online Games Negatively Affect Health and Lifestyle for Kids

Games are an important part of every child. In olden days there was more space and so outdoor games was made possible. Children used to play in the outdoor under the sun. There were many positive effects for this type of games. Then later on the outdoor space got reduced and indoor games started gaining…

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Staying Healthy in your Australian Home

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Staying Healthy in your Australian Home

The majority of all accidents happen within or very close to your home. This is most likely down to being in very familiar surroundings, so we are not as careful and vigilant as we might be in an area which is unfamiliar to us. A lot of minor accidents can be prevented by using some…

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