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How to Develop and Implement an Effective Document Management System

It takes a company a minimum of 12 years before a newly discovered drug or treatment is available to the public. Clinical trial documents may not be requested for review by the FDA until years later. Because it is such a long process, it is essential that the sponsor develop and implement an effecti

What Are the Treatments for Compulsive Eating Disorder?

Compulsive overeating disorders are also called binge eating disorders. Compulsive overeating disorders affect two percent of all American adults. Fortunately, there are many ways to heal this eating disorder, including therapy, group support and medical treatment. A person in treatment for overeati

Creating a stress free life and environment

Life has a tendency to not just put one issue in front of us, but sometimes many at the same time. When you are suffering from stress and anxiety it is important to understand that ...

Behavorial Techniques to Stop Binge Eating

Binge-eating disorder (BED) is a condition in which individuals regularly eat excessively large amounts of food, sometimes ranging from 10,000 to 20,000 calories, in one sitting. Cognitive behavioral therapy and interpersonal psychology are two popular techniques used for treating binge eating. Cogn

The Yin and Yang of Strokes

Darkness in the aura indicates an absence of life force.And usually is the precursor of disease.When a person's aura is totally dark, disease or death is about to take place.

Steps for Positive Thinking

Positive thinking can make for a longer, more enjoyable life. Your self-image is governed by self-talk, a series of random thoughts that address the self. When these thoughts are positive, it can benefit the overall well-being of an individual. On the other hand, negative thoughts can cause unneces

5 Tips for Creating a Stress-Free Zone

Stress is a fact of life, however it has become a chronic and on-going way of life today. The constant stress we put on our minds and body is incredibly unhealthy and draining. Find simple ways to counteract the burden and damage by creating your very own stress-free zone.

What Is Dual Diagnosis?

If you know someone with a mental illness, depending upon their disorders it is possible that you may have heard this term. You may have also heard of any number of terms as well, however. Co-occurring disorders. Comorbid disorders. Co-occurring illnesses. Co-morbidity. There are a number of terms u

Medicare and Medicaid – Helping Stay Healthy

Medicaid and Medicare are two different terms. While these two health insurance programs are sponsored by the Federal government, they differ in their target beneficiaries and policies. Medicare is intended for those who are 65 ...

Natural Crystals and Stones - Their Metaphysical Qualities and Uses

Over the centuries, people from all over the world have been intrigued by the metaphysical qualities of stones, or more appropriately called minerals. It has been recognized that all that exists is in a constant state of vibration, and crystalline structures have a particularly stable vibration whic

How to Deal With Regret & Guilt

Guilt and regret are natural feelings that can inspire personal growth if you identify the reasons you feel them, understand why you feel them and cope with them appropriately in your life. They're natural, emotional correction tools that help you understand the mistakes in your life and provide a r

How to Troubleshoot EKG Leads

Cardiac leads used during an electrocardiogram (EKG) are essential for transmitting heart signals to the EKG machine. The machine provides a tracing of cardiac activity on graph paper, which a healthcare provider reads to determine heart health. Many factors play a part in the accuracy of EKG tracin

Managing Panic Attacks and Self Help Tips

Anxiety is a normal part of life and living that happens on occasion. There is a point however, where we may end up with too much and for prolonged periods of time.

Internalized Homophobia and the Poz Latino Client

This article is written for mental health professionals who encounter latino male clients who are HIV+. The article explores how to work with them more effectively and generate an atmosphere that is conducive to maximum therapeutic gains.

Children With Mental Problems - Suffer More After Drug Therapy

Mental illness in our young people is a serious problem with 27,000,000 postings on the internet under 'Mental Disease in Children'. As parents we should demand to know the statistics related to any drug prescribed, as with any other health measure, including vaccinations. We should have t

The Drug & Alcohol Treatment Center Industry

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) notes that substance abuse is a complex illness, costing society more than half a trillion dollars annually. Drug and alcohol treatment centers are designed to help substance abusers overcome their drug and alcohol problems.

The Disadvantages of Depression

According to Psychology Information Online, over 17 million Americans suffer from depression each year. Since depression affects both a person's mind and body, causing behavioral, emotional and physical symptoms, it can cause some serious consequences.