HEALTH, 13 Nov 2009 17:37:52 GMTMon, 25 Sep 2017 18:55:28 GMT Web Publishing Platform4edfa1fd-1f88-7ed4-7d74-6b4d1855d3e7Is There a Marijuana Dispensary in Your Town<p>It will likely be years before medical marijuana dispensaries become as common as gas stations and grocery stores in the U.S. But every few months, a new state seems to be passing a law enabling private citizens to use pot for medical or recreational use.</p>Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:55:09 GMT8f8c834a-8460-9c44-356f-e882d9db61d43 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Starting A Diet<p>It seems like everyone is either on a diet or considering starting a diet. But before you get started, there are 3 things you need to ask yourself if you want to succeed.</p>Mon, 14 Aug 2017 13:40:36 GMT42edb6e1-6fc6-f864-4db6-ac03b9a8b4b6Positive Self-Image is Vital for Emotional Health<p>Not everyone is raised to be self-confident or even to view themselves as innately “good”. Many folks suffer from low self-esteem due to trauma or emotional abuse. Many suffer because marketing tells us what we should look like, how we should talk, and how we should behave.</p>Wed, 09 Aug 2017 22:11:51 GMT102fa150-32b2-6a54-2d58-b6cd23018cacHelpful Tips for Staying as Mentally Healthy as Possible<p>Have you recently noticed that your mental health is starting to take a hit? You might have been carefree and much more outgoing when you were younger. Here's what to do about it.</p>Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:03:10 GMT543331ee-95cd-f474-51b5-3edaf7039c8f5 Alternative Medicines Every Man Should Be Aware of<p>Until a couple of years ago, alternative medicine was an alien concept in North American culture. However, there appears to be a growing consciousness regarding alternative medicine as a better form of health care as compared to conventional medicine.</p>Fri, 02 Jun 2017 14:30:34 GMT400f34d1-e5a8-c184-7132-5ad24e471c48Five Tips for Mastering Self-Confidence<p>Just like any other skill could name, like shooting a ball or driving a car, you can build your belief in yourself through repetition and persistence. Here are lifestyle expert Ivan Joseph's five techniques that will help you master the skill of self-confidence.</p>Thu, 01 Jun 2017 13:27:16 GMTe194aaf8-457e-9fe4-7183-86cf940443d79 Reasons to Switch Your Cigarettes for a Vape<p>If you're considering switching to vaping but aren't sure that it's for you, then here are just some of the top reasons why it's a great idea to ditch your cigarettes in favour of a vape.</p>Fri, 26 May 2017 11:47:07 GMTec209c35-1af9-3c94-fd37-8ed8180dd53bDon't Forget to Feed Fido: Pet Care Steps Owners Often Forget<p>Owning a pet is a big responsibility. 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Whether you’re sharing a house with classmates just off-campus or studying from your own home for your Masters of Engineering online, there are many great reasons to consider adopting a pet to call your own.</p>Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:15:44 GMT26762537-0702-85a4-7901-67a448efb620The Government Is Helping You Quit Smoking<p>In recent years, health law and policies around the U.S. have impacted everything from fast food to medical marijuana. How do these changes affect public consumption? You may be surprised.</p>Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:50:38 GMT04e6e40c-3b67-75d4-39a2-b25cd30d95474 Ways to Boost Your Energy When Studying at College<p>If college work is getting on top of you, you may find yourself turning to unhealthy convenience foods, staying up late and skipping your regular workouts in order to try and get more done. That probably isn't the best solution.</p>Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:27:30 GMTe72b1430-c9e2-4474-1dc3-c4cf8012ac99How Evidence Based Practice Can Help Keep Healthcare Costs Down<p>Evidence Based Practice helps medical practitioners analyze a patient’s healthcare situation without relying heavily on expensive medical imaging machines and other procedures. </p>Sat, 28 Jan 2017 14:56:56 GMT1c0cfdb4-3881-ac14-6d96-f44211f0485bWays You and Your Pet Keep Each Other Healthy<p>When you allow a pet into your home, you can work to keep each other healthy and happy. Being aware of some ways this can happen is sure to be motivation to add that special animal into your life today.</p>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:59:01 GMTe79ddcde-cfc5-b7b4-5187-45f7a8eaa899