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Metabolic syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome is a condition that is diagnosed when a number of metabolic abnormalities (including insulin resistance and obesity) occur at the same time in an individual.
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Knee pain

Knee pain is a common musculoskeletal condition affecting the human body's largest joint. It can result from injuries to the knee or hip.
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Most common health concerns for the male Australian population

Man health Australian men's health issue, men's health care, male mental health current health issue of men's health issue of men in Australia
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Physical Activity with Cardiovascular Disease

Maintaining appropriate levels of physical activity with cardiovascular disease is now thought to be very important. We now know that people who take up regular physical activity after an initial cardiac event (such as a heart attack), and who have stable disease symptoms, have a...
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Joints anatomy

Anatomical information about human joints, the bone connections of the human skeleton, including pivot, hinge, saddle, condyloid and ball and socket joints.
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Full Physical Examination (A Check-Up)

A full physical examination is a general examination of the body performed by the doctor or general practitioner (GP). The examination will cover most of the basic systems of the body, including the heart system, lung system, gut system and nerve system examination. Additional...
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Preventing Cancer – Overweight and Obesity

Preventing Cancer, Obesity: The Cancer Council considers Obesity as a factor in increasing the risk of cancer. Obesity is now the Second leading cause of cancer, following smoking. Obese Patients are estimated to have a much higher risk of cancer. Read for more information on...
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Health Benefits of Quitting Smoking

WHO estimates that about 5 million people around the world die from smoking every year. With the extensive knowledge we possess regarding the detrimental health effects associated with this habit, it is time to quit.
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Preventing Cancer – Physical Exercise

The benefits of physical exercise include a overall healthier body, as well as preventing the development of cancer and other serious diseases.
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Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)

Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis by professional health specialists.