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Cataracts and Diabetes  
Cataracts and Diabetes

A cataract generally does not cause eye irritation nor pain, but it is the most common cause of blindness in the world. Although anyone can get a cataract, people with diabetes are especially prone to it and other eye conditions like diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma. A person with diabetes can develop...

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Maintaining Healthy Body Weight a Must for People With COPD  
Maintaining Healthy Body Weight a Must for People With COPD

Losing weight is a good thing for most people, but not necessarily when you are diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). As the disease is closely related to obesity, many COPD patients are actually overweight...

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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...

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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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