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Some Unexpected Facts and Discoveries About the Nature of Sleep

The nature of dreams and sleep itself is still not fully understood, although they have been intriguing and perplexing scientists since the advent of science as such. In this article, we decided to collect some interesting, and sometimes even unexpected discoveries about the nature of sleep and dreams, which scientists have been able to verify at the moment. So, choose the best wedge pillow, sit back, and let's find out a few scientifically proven secrets.

When a Night of Sleep Is Not Really Needed

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Why some doctors do not recommend long term use of prescription medicines

Authored by Mike Page
Posted: Wed, 09/18/2019 - 8:05am

Best Anxiety Pill

Alprazolam is sold under the brand name known as Xanax. It is the medicine used for the treatment of panic disorder and anxiety. Benzodiazepines are the class of drugs from which it belongs. They act on the nerves and brain to produce the calming effect. The medicine works by enhancing the effect of GABA in the brain. GABA stands for gamma-aminobutyric acid. It has widely helped people in the treatment of anxiety. It has proved to be the best anxiety pill.

3 Super-Fast Stress-Reducing Techniques for Improved Longevity

Authored by Claire Small
Posted: Tue, 09/17/2019 - 5:39am

Stress is the new silent killer. In a world that is ever-more demanding of our time and energy, we’re packing more items on our to-do lists than any previous generation. While we are aware that we are compromising our health in favour of our goals, it can be exceptionally challenging to find the time or the opportunity to engage in de-stressing activities. So, how can we continue to meet our goals and work commitments without succumbing to stress?

The step by step process on how Invisalign works

Authored by Claire Small
Posted: Sat, 09/14/2019 - 2:09pm

When you are about to get your Invisalign braces, you may wonder what the step by step process may be. We have decided to spell out the Invisalign braces procedure and what to expect.

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All Aboard the SHoW - Mobile Support for People with Sensory Loss

Authored by LJBrowne
Posted: Fri, 09/13/2019 - 12:16pm

There has been a significant rise in awareness of mental health, as we face increased social and economic pressures.  These pressures are often linked to a younger generation, with the older generation often forgotten in what factors impact their mental health.

How to overcome erectile dysfunction if you have diabetes

Authored by David Banks
Posted: Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:26am

As a man, you will agree that erectile dysfunction is one of the most frustrating conditions in the world. It will leave you feeling humiliated and you won’t know what to do to remedy the problem. You need to regain your manhood as quickly as possible. If you have diabetes, there is a good chance that your options are going to be limited severely. Nevertheless, there are many things that you can to solve this problem.

5 Science-Backed Supplements to Support Healthy Aging

Authored by Mike Page
Posted: Tue, 09/10/2019 - 6:03am

Old age arrives for all of us, but that doesn’t mean we all have to experience it the same way. Elderliness is often associated with malaise, fatigue, generalized body pains, illnesses such as arthritis and osteoporosis, and, of course, the countless doctor visits that follow. 

Spire Bristol Hospital is holding free to attend patient information evenings

Authored by Spire Bristol Hospital
Posted: Wed, 09/04/2019 - 9:05pm

Spire Bristol Hospital is proud to be the largest private hospital in the South West. We provide a wide variety of treatments and specialise in complex procedures such as bariatric and cardiac surgery.

Our Children and Young People’s Service is the only paediatric service in the South West that caters for 3–18 year olds. If you need to stay overnight we provide high-quality accommodation and aftercare as part of our commitment to your health. 

Last chance for Healthy Heart projects in Devon  to get up to £10,000 healthy heart funding

Last chance for Healthy Heart projects in Devon to get up to £10,000 funding

Authored by Paula_D
Posted: Tue, 09/03/2019 - 9:05am

Community groups in Devon have just a few days left to apply for a regional grant of up to £10,000 to help local people look after their hearts.

National charity Heart Research UK is urging groups to submit applications for the Heart Research UK and Subway® Healthy Heart Grant before the 11th September. 

The Heart Research UK and Subway® Healthy Heart Grant is available for new and innovative projects that promote healthy hearts and reduce the risk of heart disease in the community.

Research reveals only 4% of UK women feel beautiful

Authored by Claire Small
Posted: Tue, 09/03/2019 - 9:03am

Hearst UK, the leading print and online magazine publisher, has today revealed findings from one of its largest surveys conducted around female body confidence.

Over 2,500 women, aged 18-65, took part in surveys, kept diaries and attended focus groups to understand how they think and feel about their bodies on a day-to-day basis. The headline result – that only 4% of UK women feel beautiful – has led to the creation of campaign - “Project Body Love” - which has an end goal of permanently changing the way women feel, and ultimately speak, about their bodies.

Best cheap electric toothbrushes to buy in the UK

Authored by Mike Page
Posted: Mon, 09/02/2019 - 11:24am

Like most people, you probably use a manual toothbrush. There’s not much to them – just a plastic handle, non-removable head, and bristles. When they’re worn out, the whole thing gets chucked in the bin. Manual toothbrushes “get the job done” – but not as well as their electric counterparts!