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Can Medical Marijuana Help HIV Patients?

There are approximately 1.2 million people in the United States that have HIV and about 13 percent of them do not know they have the virus and need the testing. The highest rates of new diagnoses continue to occur in the South and HIV diagnoses are not evenly distributed across […]

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New Filtration Methods in Health Sector

Water filtration methods are a necessity; they need not to be just an alternative. It is important to use filtration methods that can effectively remove impurities, chemicals, and pollutants to ensure that water being used in healthcare departments remain clean and pure for daily use. It is because of this […]

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What Are ENT Specialists and What Do They Do?

Those of you not aware of ENT, this article is meant for clarifying the topic. ENT is a simple abbreviation of the terms: Ear, Nose, and Throat. The ENT doctors or Otolaryngologists, as they are called, are specialized in Otolaryngology. Now you might be asking what Otolaryngology is?   Otolaryngology […]

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Can a Hospital Stay Make You Sick?

There are a variety of different reasons why you may end up having to stay at the hospital. For some people, a hospital stay is required due to illness, injury, or disease. For others, it may be due to a wellness visit or a specific type of treatment, such as […]

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Why You Need a Patient Advocate

The United States' health care system is complicated - and getting more and more complicated by the day, as the nation adjusts to the changes wrought by the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare, which is set to take effect next year. So whether it is you or a loved […]