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How to Handle Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

by Editorial Team November 5th, 2019 | Health News

According to the National Safety Council, about 4.5 million people were seriously injured in car accidents in 2018. Whether injuries are minor or major, on top of trying to recover from them, many victims are left with piles of medical bills they aren't sure what to do with.

Should your health insurance plan be paying them, your car insurance or the other driver's insurance? While most health insurance policies do cover car accident injury bills, at least up until a certain point, ultimately that insurer may not be responsible. Navigating

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Absorbability of Hemp Spray

by Editorial Team July 29th, 2019 | Health News

Hemp products are everywhere. In supermarkets, online, clothing stores and brick and mortar stores dedicated to hemp and CBD products. But which is the right option for you and your body’s needs? There is a rapidly growing body of scientific research around this perceivably miracle plant and its derived products, which helps everyone understand its best use for various ailments and needs. 

Capsules, balms and lotions are perhaps the most commonly available methods of delivery of hemp oil. Some companies are taking it to another level and creating

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Dealing with the Symptoms of HIV

by Editorial Team May 29th, 2019 | Health News

According to the CDC, more than a million adults and adolescents in the US are thought to be living with HIV. Nearly 15% of those don’t know they have it.

People might not have any noticeable symptoms when they contract the virus. Many of the symptoms associated with acute HIV can mirror other conditions or be vague, so they might not at first be recognized as symptoms of HIV.

When people are diagnosed with HIV, many of them recall having

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Relaxation, Meditation, and Yoga

by Jessica B. April 19th, 2019 | Health News
Heart health and stress levels go hand in hand. Whether it is the increase in blood pressure you get when dealing with stressful situations day in and day out, or the junk food you are more prone to eat when struggling with stress and not finding time to eat, a stressful life increases your chances for having heart problems and cardiovascular issues. One tool in the battle is to use relaxation techniques, meditation, and yoga to help you better be able to handle stressful situations.

I know, I know. If you are really living a stressful lifestyle, just relaxing can
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Women and Heart Attacks

by Jessica B. February 22nd, 2019 | Health News
A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that women are more likely to die in the hospital after a heart attack than men. Part of the reason may be that women are less likely to experience symptoms of chest pains when having a heart attack, and thus don’t go to the hospital as quickly.

There has been a lot of talk lately about women’s symptoms being different than men’s symptoms, but even with increased awareness, the nature of symptoms women tend to experience make it difficult to gauge the severity of the situation.

Women may
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