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Ear Pressure

Caution should be taken to avoid flying or scuba diving when one of these conditions is present, which may affect the middle ear. This is especially important in children who are more susceptible to ear infections and are less skilled in equalizing their ear pressure.


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10 Steps for Migraine Sufferers

  • Seek help. Be a self-advocate.

  • Educate yourself about migraine so you'll know what to tell your doctor.

  • Visit a doctor specifically about your headaches.

  • Prepare for a dialogue with your doctor. Keep a headache diary.

  • Have reasonable expectations about treatment.

  • Be honest about all current medications and other medical conditions.

  • Focus on solutions. Be positive.

  • Ask for detailed instructions on taking medication -- and follow them.

  • Partner with your physician for treatment success.

  • Follow up regularly with your doctor.

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Your mental health is just as important to your overall well being as your physical health. Here's information on a range of mental health topics, plus ideas on how to cope when your life hits an emotional bump.

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a name given to a group of diseases that limit the flow of air in and out of your lungs. COPD includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Long-time cigarette smoking is the most common cause of COPD.

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