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Health and Wellness Headlines for October 2

Teens taking oral contraceptives may be at increased risk for depressive symptoms Story from Top Health News — ScienceDaily. Originally posted on October 2, 2019, 10:04 am. Investigators report that there was no association between oral contraceptive use and depressive symptom severity in the entire population t… Read the full story on Top Health News…

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The Delicate Dance of Balancing Hormones

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Balancing hormones is a delicate dance that can be difficult to understand. With so many potential causes, symptoms and complications it can be hard to know what to do. In this episode we discuss some things that can help, there are things you can do to help balance your hormones naturally. They include: Eat real…

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Eating Clean and Stress-Free

Colorful salad as an example of clean and stress-free eating.

With all the different diets being pushed today, it can be hard to know which one you should follow. Keto, vegan, vegetarian, carnivore diet, Paleo, intermittent fasting, juicing, etc. all have their pros and cons, but some of these diets are very restrictive, and are often difficult to maintain. Most people just need to eat…

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Health and Wellness Headlines for September 25

Smoothing wrinkles in mice — without needles Story from Top Health News — ScienceDaily. Originally posted on September 25, 2019, 10:51 am. In the quest for a more youthful appearance, many people slather ointments on their skin or undergo injections of dermal fillers. But topica… Read the full story on Top Health News — ScienceDaily.…

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Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism

Hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism are conditions that affect the thyroid gland. The thyroid is responsible for releasing hormones that are crucial to many important functions like regulation of metabolism, heart rate, breathing, and body temperature. It also effects cholesterol levels, mood, energy, and weight management. Let’s take a look at the differences between hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism,…

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Health and Wellness Headlines for September 18

Interactions between bacteria and parasites Story from Top Health News — ScienceDaily. Originally posted on September 18, 2019, 11:25 am. A team has completed the first study of the effects of a simultaneous infection with blood flukes (schistosomes) and the bacterium Helicobac… Read the full story on Top Health News — ScienceDaily. Supportive relationships in…

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Thyroid – The small gland that makes a BIG difference!

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Hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism are conditions that affect the thyroid gland and can mean an underactive or overactive thyroid. The thyroid is a small gland that does a lot; responsible for releasing hormones that are crucial to many important functions like regulation of metabolism, heart rate, breathing, and body temperature. It also effects cholesterol levels, mood,…

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Health and Wellness Headlines for September 11

Increasing number of adolescents receive depression diagnosis Story from Top Health News — ScienceDaily. Originally posted on September 11, 2019, 10:29 am. The proportion of young people in Finland diagnosed with depression in specialized services is increasing, showed a study based on an extens… Read the full story on Top Health News — ScienceDaily. Universal…

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Health and Wellness Headlines for September 4

Medical marijuana laws impact use among sexual minorities differently than heterosexuals Story from Top Health News — ScienceDaily. Originally posted on September 4, 2019, 10:32 am. Bisexual women had higher rates of past-year and daily marijuana use compared to heterosexual women, and gay/lesbian women were also more li… Read the full story on Top Health…

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