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Common illnesses in children returning to school

Common illnesses in children returning to school

🕔09:11, 7.Sep 2012

  It is that time of the year when many children are returning to school. It is also a time when some illnesses that affect children are more frequent. Parents should be aware that there are several things they can

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WARNING SIGNS OF A HEART ATTACK

WARNING SIGNS OF A HEART ATTACK

🕔09:06, 31.Aug 2012

  Despite many advances in medicine many individuals still continue to develop heart attacks and suffer many complications including death. Some of these complications can be prevented or minimized if individuals recognise the early warning signs of a heart attack

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PREVENTING STROKES

PREVENTING STROKES

🕔11:01, 24.Aug 2012

  Almost all of us have known a person with a stroke inAnguilla. There are several factors that lead to strokes, but there are also several simple measures that can be taken to prevent stokes from occurring? Many individuals inAnguillacontinue

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CERVICAL CANCER

CERVICAL CANCER

🕔09:21, 17.Aug 2012

  Despite many advances in the management of cervical cancer, this cancer still kills many women in Anguilla. This is unfortunate because it is largely preventable. Regular medical checkups and cervical screening have led to declining deaths from cervical cancer

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EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTIVE PILL “MORNING AFTER-PILL”

EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTIVE PILL “MORNING AFTER-PILL”

🕔10:39, 3.Aug 2012

  Despite the widespread use of various methods of contraception available inAnguilla, there is still a large percentage of unplanned pregnancies occurring every year. There are several factors for this, but it is felt that the use of the emergency

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WARNING SIGNS OF MENTAL ILLNESSES

WARNING SIGNS OF MENTAL ILLNESSES

🕔09:02, 27.Jul 2012

  The recent mass shootings in Colorado USA have led to increased discussions about mental illnesses. Despite what many people think, mental illnesses are very common and if diagnosed early many can be successfully treated and controlled. If you think

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DANDRUFF

DANDRUFF

🕔09:21, 20.Jul 2012

  Dandruff is a very common skin condition that nearly all people experience at some point in their lives regardless of age or ethnicity. Although having dandruff can be embarrassing, it is usually harmless and many treatment options are available.

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NEAR-DROWNING

NEAR-DROWNING

🕔11:29, 13.Jul 2012

  Drowning can occur at any time of the year, but with all our schools in Anguilla now closed for the summer vacation the risk of children drowning is markedly increased. Most cases of near-drowning  are avoidable. There are a

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RECREATIONAL EXERCISE DURING PREGANCY

RECREATIONAL EXERCISE DURING PREGANCY

🕔09:03, 6.Jul 2012

  Many pregnant women often have many questions regarding exercise and their pregnancy. Exercise forms a part of most people’s lives, whether we realise it or not. Actions such as climbing stairs, walking to the shops or window shopping all

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PREMATURE GRAYING

PREMATURE GRAYING

🕔10:25, 29.Jun 2012

  The vast majority of us have our hair turn at some point in our lives, but for some people this process can occur at any early age some as early as age twenty. Many individuals spend enormous sums of

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