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Painful Memories of 9/11/2001

  I remember my husband yelled out in confusion from my daughter’s room, as he was getting our 3 year-old daughter ready to be dropped off at school. I ran out of the bathroom, panicking, and dashed to the room. … Continue reading

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The Economic Consequences of Arthritis                       

Arthritis affects the musculoskeletal system, specifically the joints. It is the main cause of disability among people over fifty-five years of age in the industrialized countries (MNT, 2013). Causes of Arthritis     Lack of synovial fluid in the joints     … Continue reading

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                                    Visual Loss in Alzheimer ’s Disease Visual impairment related to Alzheimer’s disease is commonly seen in about 60% of the population.  Loss of vision in Alzheimer’s disease does not directly affect the eye rather by the deterioration of the … Continue reading

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