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The Function of Seminal Vesicle: An Overview

You’ve probably heard of prostate cancer and enlarged prostate. However, it might be unclear about what the gland is all about including the function of the seminal vesicle. This is a pair of glands that are located near the prostate gland. It’s important to know the function of these glands....

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7 Over-the-Counter Prostate Medicine

Are you looking for treatments for an enlarged prostate? This is a common condition among senior men and very common among those 70+ years old. There are various prescription medicines available. However, they contain strong chemicals that are more likely to cause unwanted side-effects. That’s why you should know about...

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ALT Blood Test: Uses, Procedure, Risks

Our liver can be found in the upper portion of the abdominal cavity near the rib cage. Our liver is the largest gland of the body. The liver has a vital role in the body such as making protein, removing toxin from the blood, producing vile that will help digestion...

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What is Schizoid Personality Disorder?

Schizoid personality disorder is a mental disorder where an afflicted person may not feel like anything is wrong with them. However, they may feel indifferent towards social relationships and find that they have a limited range of emotion. They may avoid social activities and shy away from other people. They...

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The 5 Best Mattress for Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain is among the common medical conditions that many of us experience. Whether you have an active or sedentary lifestyle, chances are you will experience this pain once, twice or many more in your life. Job stress or any disabilities related to working is the top cause of...

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Foods to Eat on a Low Cholesterol Diet

For many anything that has to do with fat is bad. And one of them happens to be cholesterol. So, many stay away from anything high in cholesterol. Well, that’s a good choice, especially if you know you wouldn’t be able to resist just taking a moderate amount. But one...

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8 Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

The health benefits of apple cider vinegar (ACV) may not be obvious. What’s a dash of vinegar got to do with health? But a deeper look should be revealing - and to a large degree surprising. Definitely so when it comes to gut health. On the other hand, a lot...

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How to Stop a Nosebleed

Nosebleeds are rarely serious. But if you have them frequently, it could be a sign of a serious condition. In this article, we're sharing with you the most common causes of nosebleeds, including tips on how to stop them. Causes of Nosebleeds When we get nosebleeds, sometimes the cause is...

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Home Remedies for Cough

Are you suffering from coughing? Whether it’s a dry, wet, croup, or whopping cough, it can certainly make your life miserable. It might seem logical to run out to your local drugstore and buy a bottle of cough syrup instead of using home remedies for cough. Fun Fact: in 2018...

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Butyric Acid: Potential Benefits and Risks

What is Butyric Acid? Strictly speaking, butyric acid is an acid chain called short chain fatty acid or SCFA with an acid lead linked to atoms composed of hydrogen and carbon. Humans can usually get their dose of butyric from two main sources. The first source would be from an...