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Placenta Abruptio

It is also important to note that placenta abruptio may also occur spontaneously in a woman who has had many previous deliveries, has a history of placenta abruptio or is carrying multiple fetuses. Additional risk factors may include medical conditions such as hypertension and diabetes, as well as...


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Passing the Time Effectively

Every workplace has long-winded employees. To cut the amount of time wasted when you meet up with a chatty person, keep busy work handy. When you see the person headed your way, pick up the busy work to pass the time. This might be just an unimportant fax you need to send, or files you need to put away.

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Cholesterol
There's a lot of news about cholesterol these days, and with good reason. High cholesterol contributes to heart disease, which kills more Americans than all cancers combined. A regular exercise routine and good eating habits — along with medication if your doctor recommends it — can keep cholesterol levels under control and lower your risk of heart disease.

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Bariatric Surgery
If you’re more than 100 pounds overweight, bariatric surgery may be the solution for you. Use this center to learn about the different types of procedures and the risks and benefits of each.

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