As a young adult, I took sleep for granted. But as I enter middle age, I find that I need sleep more than anything else. Unfortunately, the sleep I get isn't enough to keep me going during the day. I generally spend my waking days exhausted and fatigued. I decided to see a doctor about my baffling problem. After asking me numerous questions about my life, the doctor diagnosed me with chronic fatigue syndrome. The condition wreaks havoc on your life, even if you sleep throughout the night. Although I require ongoing treatment to manage my condition, I'm on my way to feeling like me again. I started this blog in hopes of reaching out to other people who suffer from unexplained health problems. I really hope you find the guidance you need to overcome your hidden health problem. Thanks for reading.

Methadone And Naltrexone : 2 Vastly Different Approaches To The Treatment Of Opiate Dependency

20 November 2014
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Both methadone and naltrexone are common treatment methods for those plagued by opiate dependencies. Both are approved by the Federal Drug Administration for use in opiate addiction treatment and are widely used by recovery centers across the country, like Olalla Recovery Centers. That's where the similarities end. Read on to learn how methadone and naltrexone offer people undergoing opiate addiction treatment two very different approaches to recovery. Methadone In 1939, a team of German scientists invented a synthetic pain medication called Hoechst 10820 in an effort to create a pain treatment that was as effective, yet less addictive than morphine.
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Battle Cold Weather Symptoms Naturally

14 November 2014
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If you become sick while you are pregnant, you will find that the number of medications deemed safe for your baby are limited. Here are some ways to limit the effect of cold weather ailments, including DIY recipes for relief. Even "Safe" Medications Can Be Bad Your doctor or midwife has probably given you a list of the few over-the-counter medicines you should resort to if necessary. While the list consists of medications with minimal side effects to pregnant women and their unborn babies, no one really knows what the full extent of side effects really are.
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What You Need To Know About Preventing Esophageal Cancer

14 November 2014
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According to the American Cancer Society, over 18,000 people are diagnosed with esophageal cancer each year. While it's not a common cancer here in the United States, accounting for only about 1% of all cancer diagnoses, it is deadly: Over 15,000 people die of the illness on an annual basis. The good news is that this type of cancer can sometimes be prevented. Read on to find out what causes esophageal cancer and to learn some suggestions for avoiding this deadly disease.
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Your Anxious Teen: Tips For Helping Your Young Adult Deal With Stress And Panic

13 November 2014
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According to an extensive study conducted by the National Institute of Mental Health, around eight percent of teens between the ages of 13 and 18 suffered from a severe anxiety disorder. This might not sound like a huge number, but this statistic means that thousands of teenagers are suffering with the fear, stress and depression associated with many anxiety disorders. If you're concerned your teen is suffering with severe anxiety, here are a few ways you can help:
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Learning to Overcome Your Hidden Health Problems

As a young adult, I took sleep for granted. But as I enter middle age, I find that I need sleep more than anything else. Unfortunately, the sleep I get isn't enough to keep me going during the day. I generally spend my waking days exhausted and fatigued. I decided to see a doctor about my baffling problem. After asking me numerous questions about my life, the doctor diagnosed me with chronic fatigue syndrome. The condition wreaks havoc on your life, even if you sleep throughout the night. Although I require ongoing treatment to manage my condition, I'm on my way to feeling like me again. I started this blog in hopes of reaching out to other people who suffer from unexplained health problems. I really hope you find the guidance you need to overcome your hidden health problem. Thanks for reading.

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