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BrainWave Contest – Watch, Answer & Win!

Watch the video given below: Answer the following questions to win: Which of the following procedure uses movement of the blood cells to track the heart beats? a) Transthoracic echocardiogram b) Doppler echocardiogram Which of the following is the purpose of an Echocardiogram test? a) Tracing the size and shape of the heart b) Testing the immunity of the body…

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10 Natural Ways To Get Rid Of Acne

Acne is a nightmare. They magically appear just before the date night or the road trip and spoil those memorable selfies. How one wished they could disappear as fast as they appeared! Well, take a deep breathe as we tell you all you need to know about Acne and also tips to get rid of them. How is Acne caused?…

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9 Effective Remedies To Get Rid Of Dandruff

Dandruff is a common problem resulting in the flaking of the skin on your scalp. Dandruff can be caused by having a dry scalp or due to various skin conditions such as seborrheic dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, or a yeast-like fungus known as malassezia. Common drugstore cures include shampoos containing antifungal zinc pyrithione, ketaconazole, or coal tar and selenium sulfide which slow…

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10 Health Benefits Of Drinking Lemon Water

Lemons are not only rich in vitamin C but also contain essential nutrients and vitamins such as B-complex vitamins, fiber, calcium, iron, magnesium, and potassium. Lemon water is a low-calorie and low-sugar beverage that may increase the vitamin C intake. In fact, many celebrities include lemon water in their diet. Studies have shown that one cup of the lemon juice…

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6 Healthy Foods To Detoxify Smokers’ Lungs

Cigarette contains nicotine, an addictive chemical that makes it hard for smokers to quit smoking. It enters the bloodstream and lasts in the blood for about 6 to 8 hours. Most of it is eliminated in the urine. It takes about 2 to 3 days for nicotine to leave the body. Nicotine makes smoking addictive; however, there are few foods…

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10 Early Signs Of Depression

Depression is not, as many people seem to think, merely a feeling of being upset or “blue.” It is a severe medical condition that has real neurological causes and effects. However, many of the symptoms of depression are hard to decipher as they are subtle and will not seem too removed from the behavior of someone having a bad day….

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What’s Causing Infertility In Both Men And Women?

Infertility indicates the inability to conceive even after trying for more than a year without contraception. Infertility also refers to the inability of an individual to contribute to conception, or to a female who cannot carry a pregnancy. Most of the married women are unable to get pregnant even after one year of unprotected sex. Nearly 12% of women who…

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9 FAQ’s Related To Nutrition and Diet

The diet followed by our present generation is too high in calories, saturated fat, sodium, and added sugars, and does not have enough fruits, vegetables, whole grains, calcium, and fiber. Such a diet contributes to some of the leading causes of death and increases the risk of numerous diseases, including: heart disease, diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure, and stroke. Nutrition…

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