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Can marijuana help treat asthma?

Changes in marijuana laws and the increased use of medicinal marijuana have led to questions about what conditions it can be used to treat. Many people wonder whether marijuana can affect or treat asthma. Asthma is a chronic lung disease that occurs when the airways in the chest get narrower or …

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The world’s first robot-assisted spinal surgery performed successfully

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What kind of surgeon do you call in when you’re dealing with an incredibly complex, rare procedure involving a cancerous tumor which affects just one in 1 million people each year? Quite possibly a robot one. At least, that is what neurosurgeons and otolaryngologists at the University of Pennsylvania School …

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18 Safe Home Remedies To Treat Clogged Ears

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Do you feel a sudden sensation in your ear? Or, does it seem like someone has stuffed your ears with a lot of cotton balls? A clogged ear is a very common health problem. It also affects hearing abilities. There can be various reasons that your ears get plugged, like …

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What you should know about burning eyes.

Burning eyes can be both uncomfortable and concerning. In most cases, burning eyes can be diagnosed quickly and treated with over-the-counter medications. However, there are some rare causes of burning eyes that may require specialized treatment. In this article, we look at the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of burning eyes. …

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The agony, cause and remedy of stroke.

Strokes can drastically change the mind and body. Symptoms may differ among individuals, but many experiences are common. Strokes occur when a clot or burst artery prevents blood from getting to the brain. When brain cells do not receive enough blood, they can be damaged or die. Different parts of the …

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Mozambique to circumcise 100,000 men

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More than 100,000 men in Mozambique are to be circumcised in a bid to help prevent sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/Aids. The health authorities in the central province of Zambezia say their campaign will focus on districts of Ato-Molocue, Ile and Gurue, where circumcision is not a common practice. This …

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