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What Makes Seniors Feel in Control?

FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 — What determines how much control seniors feel they have over their lives? New research offers some answers. “We found that sleep, mood and stress are all important factors in determining a sense of control, and in whether older adults feel they can do the things they want to do,” said […]

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Urinary catheter: Uses, types, and what to expect

This article outlines the different types of urinary catheter and provides advice on how to avoid side effects. Uses A doctor may recommend a urinary catheter for a person who has difficulties when urinating. Reasons for needing a catheter can include: a blockage in the urethra, which is the tube that carries urine out of […]

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Shingles and HIV: What is the link?

In this article, we look at the link between shingles and HIV, possible complications, and treatments. How are shingles and HIV related? People with HIV are more likely to experience shingles, and shingles-related complications, than the general population. Shingles causes a painful, itchy rash. It develops from the herpes varicella-zoster virus, which is the same […]

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What is the forest therapy?

Healing Spaziergänge: Today between the Bätrees „gebadet“? The medicine discovered the forest as a therapy room. It helps against Stress – but not only Therapy Bätrees: In the forest, the man finds relaxation The first steps can make all the difference. The earth absorbs the soft, the kicks. The Äste crack unmistakably under the soles. […]