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Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey, Health Guide

Freelance health writer

Cucumbers and Your Skin

You have probably seen ads for spas where women are relaxing with slices of cucumbers over their eyes. There is a reason for that. The high water content and caffeic acid found in cucumbers may help reduce puffiness and dark circles under your eyes. Cucumbers offer a number of benefits, both for your skin and your health. Cucumbers and... Read moreChevron
posted 07/31/2014, comments (0)|
Karen Lee Richards

Karen Lee Richards, Health Guide

Co-Founder of the National Fibromyalgia Assn.

208 New Pain-Related Laws Across U.S.

As most chronic pain patients are well aware, both federal and state governments across the U.S. are looking for ways to curb prescription drug abuse. While their motives may be noble, sometimes their actions have unintended consequences. Too often laws intended to make it more difficult for abusers to gain access to narcotics end up also making... Read moreChevron
posted 07/30/2014, comments (0)|

HealthGal, Health Guide

Health and lifestyle journalist;Physician Assistant;HealthCoach;Nutritionist

Are You Calling My Kid Fat?

Unfortunately parents may be walking the journey of denial big time, when it comes to their kids’ weight and health realities.  According to a University of California, San Diego School of Medicine study, parents of kids who are clinically obese, are in MAJOR denial.  In fact, parents do not often recognize the potentially serious... Read moreChevron
posted 07/24/2014, comments (0)|
Alisha Bridges

Alisha Bridges, Health Guide

Just a girl trying to defeat psoriasis.

Parents With Kids Who Have Psoriasis: How You Can Help

Having psoriasis on over 90-percent of my body as a child was very awkward, it was hard to explain and difficult to accept. How could I explain a disease that I hardly knew myself? From what I can remember, at seven years old the first diagnoses wasn't difficult, I wouldn't learn until much later how much my disease would affect me from a day to... Read moreChevron
posted 07/24/2014, comments (0)|
Merely Me

Merely Me, Health Guide

I am a published writer who suffers from depression and MS

In Sickness and In Health

Hi everybody!   I know what you are going to say.  I have not been present here for a couple of weeks.  This is a new thing for me.  Since I began with Health Central in August of 2008 I have been here.  It is a rare thing for me to be away from this site and you.  I miss you all very much.   Not sure why I chose... Read moreChevron

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