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The Various Psychiatric Meds That Cause Constipation

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I’ve been on a number of psychiatric medications throughout my life. As someone with Bipolar disorder, I’m no stranger to medication changes, and the side effects that come along with them. Over the years, my doctors have given me a number of regimens. While each of them work for a certain period of time, I’ve…

What’s Makes a Great Stethoscope?

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When clamoring around reading stethoscope reviews on the web, they will tell you their opinion on what are the best or worst stethoscopes and even which features they approve or disapprove of.  But does this really help you if you don’t understand the overall total concept of this medical device?  If you don’t grasp how…

Elderly Women in Nursing Homes

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Deciding when it’s the right time to go to a nursing home, whether it’s yourself or for your loved one, can be a very challenging and emotional time. This is particularly true for females, such as mothers, grandmothers, and aunts. Although elderly men and women are at similar risks for injuries and illnesses as they…

Addictive Personalities – Stopping Substance Abuse

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Stopping substance abuse once this has become a major issue is never simple. That being said, it is far from impossible. There are ways to kick any type of addiction to the curb, including both drugs and alcohol. Of course, some people have a more difficult time with this than others. Despite their best efforts,…