General Health

Break The Taboo! Rehabilitation Centers Are Much More Than What They Used To Be!

Alcohol has its way of taking over your body, mind and soul. All of those who have needed rehabilitation centers in the past and will need such help in the future would have started with just a peg or two. Sometimes with friends, sometimes on lonely days, sometimes to relax and unwind and sometimes to just let your blues away. Before you realize, alcohol becomes such an addiction that there comes a time when you just cannot do without it. No matter what time of the day it is, no matter what the occasion is, no matter how important is the other work that you have for the day, your entire focus is on alcohol and your body not just demands it but craves for it. It is this time when the alarm bell in your logical mind should start ringing and you must look for a way to get rid of what is becoming an addiction.

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Countries Where You Need The Yellow Fever Vaccination

Yellow fever is not a very nice disease, which is why you should try and avoid contracting it. The best way to do that is to stay away from countries that have a high risk of contracting the disease. Or, be aware that those countries present a danger and act accordingly. Let’s face it; you don’t want a disease like yellow fever to stop you from exploring the world.

Sudan

As recently as 2012 there was a huge outbreak of yellow fever that spread across the whole of Sudan and made a lot of people ill. The problem with Sudan, and countries like Sudan, is the lack of technology and medical supplies. As a result, once the disease starts to spread it is hard to contain and can cover a vast area in a short amount of time. If you are planning on going to Sudan shortly, consider yellow fever vaccinations to help safeguard your health.

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First International Review Claims E-Cigs Can Help Reverse Smoking Habits

Can e-cigarettes really help you to quit smoking? This has been a major question for many smokers that are willing to get rid of their smoking habit and also for health agencies that would like to find an alternative to smoking. As per the first international review, e-cigarettes can help smokers to quit smoking to some extent, but it has also created a new generation of addicts. The first Cochrane review that involves authors from the UK and New Zealand mentions that they considered two randomized trials with data from 662 smokers.

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What to Expect after LASIK Eye Surgery

The thought of any surgery causes most people some concern, and a surgery like LASIK that affects a fundamental sense can seem especially stressful.  Fortunately, LASIK surgery has become a safe procedure with a high success rate, and the recovery reflects that fact.  Although short-term lifestyle changes and a few precautions are necessary, the recovery from LASIK is generally quick and free of complications.

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Health And Safety At Work: What You Need To Know

Everyone who is employed in the UK has certain rights at work protected under UK law. Thanks to the Health and Safety in the workplace act of 1974, these rights have been standardised and protected, making workplaces safer for everyone and reducing the numbers of accidents.

The whole aim of the legislation is to keep you safe while you work. However, there are some things that you need to know in order for the laws to work best for you. These come under certain categories including what your employer must do for you, your own responsibilities and what to do if there is a problem.

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