Tuesday, July 29, 2014

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Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey, Health Guide

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Freelance health writer

Conversational Skills for Adults with ADHD

For adults with ADHD, conversational skills don’t always come easily. You might blurt out responses, butt in conversations, monopolize conversations or become distracted and lose track of what others are saying. You might feel out of place or rejected. You might avoid social situations where you will be required to hold conversations. The... Read moreChevron
posted 07/28/2014, comments (0)|
Christina Bruni

Christina Bruni, Health Guide

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Librarian and Writer

Schizophrenia News: July 2014

The biological root of schizophrenia is becoming clearer.   Researchers have found this illness is linked to 108 genes.  They used 80,000 genetic samples and it took seven years and the work of 300 scientists from around the world.  The researchers were part of the Schizophrenia Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics... Read moreChevron
posted 07/28/2014, comments (0)|
Lisa Emrich

Lisa Emrich, Health Guide

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Musician, Patient Advocate, Author of 'Brass and Ivory' blog, and Founder of the 'Carnival of MS Bloggers'

Hot Topics and MS Research News for July 2014

TMJ is More Prevalent in MS Patients with Mild or Moderate Disability Approximately 33-86% of the world population exhibit signs and symptoms of tempororomandibular disorders (TMD), a group of conditions affecting the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), jaw muscles, and nerves on the side(s) of the head.  TMD can cause pain in the jaw, face, head... Read moreChevron
posted 07/28/2014, comments (0)|
Marianna Paulson

Marianna Paulson, Health Guide

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Marianna has been living with rheumatoid arthritis for 35 years. RA has taught her to be flexible, even when her joints were not.

Beat Heat To Eat - Hot Weather Cooking Tips for RA

August, and the weather is hot, hot, hot. Below, is a recipe to keep you in the kitchen, even when your joints aren't the only things that are hot.   Brew up a jug of my recipe for Simplici-Tea, find a cool shady pot to sit, sip and read my hot weather cooking tips.   Planning is crucial   I know, from experience, that if I don't... Read moreChevron
posted 07/28/2014, comments (0)|
Carol Bradley Bursack

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Author, blogger and eldercare columnist

One in Three Cases of Alzheimer’s May be Lifestyle Related

Scientists who attended the 2014 Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Copenhagen this month seem energized from their collaborative effort. News stories will be filtering out for weeks to come about the studies presented at the conference. However, to me, one of the most interesting and encouraging conclusions so far is that... Read moreChevron
posted 07/23/2014, comments (0)|

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