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Chronic Kidney Disease: Diet Can Help Prevent Decline in Kidney Function
How to Survive an Asthma Attack if You're Caught Without Your Inhaler  
How to Survive an Asthma Attack if You're Caught Without Your Inhaler

Asthma occurs when the airways (bronchial tubes) in the lungs become inflamed and are blocked by mucus, making breathing difficult. The chest tightens and the lungs seem to produce a wheezing sound. There could be many triggers for an asthma attack...

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Want to Quit Smoking? Here Are Some Tips  
Want to Quit Smoking? Here Are Some Tips

Thanks to the many years of public education, we all know the ill effects of smoking as well as the numerous statistics available regarding its impact on various illnesses. But why then do we still smoke? Why do we persist in doing something that we know...

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Foot Care: Important for All, Especially Diabetics  
Foot Care: Important for All, Especially Diabetics

Mdm Koh Sai Ngoh’s ingrown toenails didn’t give her problems until they became inflamed and swollen. She finally had the portions of the nails that were growing into her skin removed. After the procedures on both toes, Mdm Koh continued to see a podiatrist to have...

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  High Blood Pressure
  Hypertension (high blood pressure) usually has no symptoms, but causes damage to various body organs...
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  Asthma makes breathing difficult for 20% of children and 5% of adults in Singapore.* However, with proper treatment...
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  All About Medication
  When it comes to prescribed or over-the-counter medication, better be safe than sorry. For example, do you know if your medication...
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