I believe it is time for all of us to deal with this horrible plague in a more direct way. Our most valuable resource is our people, yet as a society we often turn our backs when they are mistreated. The home, a place that should be safe, is often a battleground.
Even as I was losing it and having my tantrum, I realized what I was doing, but I felt like I couldn’t stop. It was like something had taken over and I was helpless to regain control. The angrier I became, the more I hated this person I had become.
Oral Cancer (mouth cancer) is included in a specific group of cancers called oral and head and neck cancer (OHNC). It’s estimated that between 70 – 80 percent of all cases of OHNC are due to tobacco use and heavy alcohol consumption.
I spent the rest of that day researching postpartum depression on the Internet. I had felt – in the back of my mind – for at least a couple of months that I was suffering from postpartum depression, but I was ashamed. I didn’t want to admit to anyone that I wasn’t in control – that I was floundering and flailing in dark water and I was about to go down for the third time.
Someone put the body of Basher Davon Moody Jr. in Christ Hospital’s morgue after he was stillborn Dec. 21, the state Department of health and human services said. The remains were then discarded.
Even if there is a growing need for nurses, the number of students and the graduates will not be able to compensate for the demand says the director at a nursing school in Moline. An increase in the number of uninsured patients due to job loss creates a higher need for nurses in emergency rooms.
Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S., and the leading cause of death caused by smoking. The toxins in cigarette smoke cause plaques to form in the arteries, which leads to arteriosclerosis, otherwise known as hardening of the arteries. Smoking is hard on the heart.