5 SHOCKING EFFECTS OF PSYCHOLOGICAL VIOLENCE AND GUIDELINES FOR PREVENTION

Violence is a concept that shows the aggressive action of an individual against another person. It is a word that is known literally by everyone in varying degrees of understanding. But, the concept of psychological violence isn’t so familiar, even though it has been proven that every individual has either experienced or will experience a …

10 SCARY CONDITIONS AND DISEASES YOU ARE SUSCEPTIBLE TO IN YOUR 20s AND 30s.

Understanding the diseases you are susceptible to in your 20s could mean the difference between a healthy old age or an old age filled with terminal illnesses. Not to scare you, but imagine these scenarios. Mr. A is a 20-year-old man who eats mostly cooked and healthy cultural foods, barely eats junk, exercises his mind, …

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Viral Hepatitis and HIV: Which is more deadly?

Hepatitis and HIV are both viral diseases that affect the liver negatively, whether big or small effects depending on the disease state. There is a general misconception that HIV is a more dreadful disease than Hepatitis, hence the intense focus on HIV and its patients, but in truth, Hepatitis and HIV are fatal diseases with …

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PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE: Prescription Painkillers, Misconceptions, and MOA

The abuse of prescription painkillers can somewhat be seen in every household in this generation. We never want to feel pain hence the readiness to consume an over-the-counter painkiller at any instance of pain. As understandable as this scenario might be, coupled with the fact that the majority don’t want to visit the doctor’s office every time due to so many underlying factors, the overuse of prescription painkillers does more harm than good.