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Everything You Need to Know to Stay Properly Hydrated

Feeling thirsty? You're not alone. Seventy-five percent of Americans suffer from chronic dehydration, according to the Institu...
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Yoga & a Sprained Ankle

A sprained ankle definitely interrupts your practice, but it doesn't mean you have to abandon yoga altogether. Use it as part of t...
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What Are the Treatments for a Sprained or Torn Ligament in the Foot?

Foot sprains of the ankle ligaments are common, with about 25,000 occurring each day, according to the the American Academy of Ort...
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Dehydration and Acidosis

Fluid depletion, also called dehydration, is a condition characterized by decreases in fluid consumption, increases in fluid loss ...
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Why Is CPR Important?

Your breathing and heartbeat can stop for a number of reasons, from heart attack to blood infections to accidents. However, death ...
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A Foot and Ankle Sprain

A sprain occurs when there is damage to a ligament. This differs from a strain, which is an injury to a muscle or tendon. Ligament...
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A Splint for a Humerus Fracture

The humerus is the long bone located between the elbow and the shoulder joints in the upper arm. The humerus is made up of three d...
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How to Play on a Sprained Ankle

A sprained ankle, one of the most common sports injuries, occurs when a player stretches or tears a ligament. While the ankle cont...
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10 Steps to CPR

Performing CPR properly can mean the difference between life and death. CPR, which stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is an...
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What Are the Dangers of Potassium Permanganate?

Potassium permanganate is a chemical compound with disinfectant and deodorizing properties. Some people, including medical personn...
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