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Warning signs for dyslexia and/or dyscalculia

Warning signs for dyslexia and/or dyscalculia

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Dyslexia is a learning disability where a child has difficulty to read, write and spell in his native language. Children with dyscalculia have difficulty with learning mathematical concepts and computations. Recent research conducted by the National Institute of Health (NIH) in America suggests that dyslexia is identifiable with 92% accuracy at ages five and a half to six and a half. This implies that dyslexia can be identified in the late pre-school years. If appropriate steps are taken, the severity of dyslexia and the impact of it on the child can be minimized. In an interview, Bridget Wren, educational therapist and the coordinator of the National Institute for Learning Disabilities (NILD) in Africa listed the following early warning signs that a child might have dyslexia and...
How to keep skin looking young

How to keep skin looking young

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Every week, there's a new skincare product promising younger-looking skin and some kind of anti-aging miracle. Most of it isn't true. The reality of life and aging is that skin will age with time, lose elasticity and wrinkle, but there are simple ways to keep it looking fresh and classic without spending money on every new trend. Continuity is Key Rather than trying out every new skincare product on the market, it's better for your skin to stick with what works for it over time. That way, you get into a routine and won't abandon your skin from time to time, as is wont to happen. Most women need a gentle, fragrance-free cleanser, an exfoliating cleanser for use once a week, a light fragrance-free moisturizer with sunscreen and a high-quality fragrance-free eye cream. The rest i...
How imported electronic cigarettes are posing risks

How imported electronic cigarettes are posing risks

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Electronic vaporizing cigarettes imported from China are innovative products that fill a gap in demand from smokers looking for less-expensive alternatives to tobacco smoking. Imported e-cigarettes also pose significant financial risks to businesses that distribute these nicotine delivery systems to local consumers. E-Cigarettes Failing Inspections at Customs The sale of electronic cigarettes containing nicotine is illegal in Australia. Therefore, customs officials can seize any shipment of e-cigarettes into Australia. In the United Kingdom, the use of e-cigarettes is legal and unrestricted by government authorities. This may explain why the UK already has a company that makes its own brand of e-cigarettes, while other jurisdictions including Canada and the United States are b...
Maintaining Oral Health Naturally and Alternatively: Best Natural Ingredients and Home Remedies

Maintaining Oral Health Naturally and Alternatively: Best Natural Ingredients and Home Remedies

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  Maintaining oral hygiene is a necessary part of our lives, but that does require paying frequent visits to the dentist or the orthodontist, provided that you are careful about oral hygiene to begin with. In this post, we are going to discuss exactly how to do that, but in the most natural way possible. In fact, we even have a tip that could help some of you prevent a heavy orthodontic expenditure. Sodium Bicarbonate, aka Baking Soda Instead of a Whitening Toothpaste Everything on the planet has a chemical composition, so don’t let the name sodium bicarbonate throw you off. The alkaline compound is indeed a naturally occurring and perfectly safe material for cleaning and even whitening your teeth naturally. There are various ways to go about it, but we will detail one of the...
Secrets for ageless skincare

Secrets for ageless skincare

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Some of our everyday habits cause our skin to age greater than they actually should. Unfortunately, they are not always habits we can set aside or completely make up for the damage that has been done to our skin in the past. But there is always hope! Finding the secrets for ageless skincare can help with our skin’s appearance here and now. There are many things that cause our skin to age: smoking, previous sun exposure, poor diet, poor skincare, and lack of sleep. By dumping these bad habits alone will help improve the texture and complexion of the skin. But what if it’s too late? What if we have been participating in these bad habits for years? First off, remember, it’s never too late! Walk away from these things now and begin to benefit from a cleaner, healthier lifestyle. Most...
Latest Advances in EMR Technology

Latest Advances in EMR Technology

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For a long time, healthcare facilities have set up rooms to store patients' data files. As a result, retrieval sometimes proves futile due to the huge volumes of files kept at the hospital registry. Therefore, there was a need for an easier way to store data. That's where Electronic Medical Record (EMR) technology comes in. EMR provides a digital platform that allows healthcare providers to manage patients' health records securely and efficiently. It also ensures that patients' data is well kept. With its latest advances, technology has the following benefits: It reduces the stress of looking for volumes of files in the store. It limits billing errors. It is faster compared to manual data forms. Annual wellness visits (AWV) software and Mobile Devices The latest advancem...