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    Breast Self Examination


    breastexam.jpgA breast self-examination (BSE) is a technique that a woman can use to check her breasts and underarms using varying degrees of pressure to monitor for any possible changes that might indicate breast cancer. Along with clinical breast examinations (CBEs) and mammograms, BSEs are part of the main screening tools for breast cancer.

    breastexam.jpgA breast self-examination (BSE) is a technique that a woman can use to check her breasts and underarms using varying degrees of pressure to monitor for any possible changes that might indicate breast cancer. Along with clinical breast examinations (CBEs) and mammograms, BSEs are part of the main screening tools for breast cancer.

    The purpose of a monthly breast self-examination is for a woman to gain familiarity with her breasts so that any changes in texture, including the presence of a lump, ca ... Continue reading Breast Self Examination.


    Fitness Flashes: News You Can Choose-ENERGY EXPRESS


    fitwoman2.jpgHealthy lifestyle news comes and goes. Some is worthwhile, some should be ignored, some confuses us even more -- as in the continuing debate over farmed salmon vs. wild vs. wild-but-frozen vs. farmed-but-pristine. Your intrepid reporter offers up a thoroughly biased selection of the weirdest and wisest:

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    By Marilynn Preston

    Healthy lifestyle news comes and goes. Some is worthwhile, some should be ignored, some confuses us even more -- as in the continuing debate over farmed salmon vs. wild vs. wild-but-frozen vs. farmed-but-pristine.

    Your intrepid reporter offers up a thoroughly biased selection of the weirdest and wisest:

    CHEERS! THE EARTH'S FIRST CALORIE-BURNING SODA
    File this under Needless Nectars. It's a new soda drink called Celsius, and it's being marketing as the "Earth's f ... Continue reading Fitness Flashes: News You Can Choose-ENERGY EXPRESS.


    An Introduction to Yoga


    yoga.jpgHave you ever peeked into a room at your gym and seen people stretching, breathing deeply or just sitting in silence? They were probably doing yoga, an ancient practice of body work and meditation. A panel of experts will provide an overview of yoga, addressing the different forms of yoga and their health benefits.

    yoga.jpgHave you ever peeked into a room at your gym and seen people stretching, breathing deeply or just sitting in silence? They were probably doing yoga, an ancient practice of body work and meditation. A panel of experts will provide an overview of yoga, addressing the different forms of yoga and their health benefits.

    The most typical place to use yoga has been, in our country, as kind of a general stress reduction strategy, physical toning, increasing your inner harmony kind of approach. It's also really useful ... Continue reading An Introduction to Yoga.


    Breast Augmentation: The Risks of Surgery


    Breast augmentation can help women of all shapes and sizes feel better about their body. But whatever the reason a woman may seek this surgery, there are risks involved. Understanding these risks is key to ensuring that you take all necessary precautions and ultimately have a successful surgery.

    Medical Complications
    The most common complication of breast implants is capsular contraction. This occurs when scar tissue forms around the breast implant and stiffens. This squeezes the implant, and causes the breast itself to feel hard.

    By Karen Barrow

    Breast augmentation can help women of all shapes and sizes feel better about their body. But whatever the reason a woman may seek this surgery, there are risks involved. Understanding these risks is key to ensuring that you take all necessary precautions and ultimately have a successful surgery.

    Medical Complications
    The most common complication of breast implants is capsular contraction. This occurs when scar tissue forms around the breast implant and stiffens. This squeezes the implant, and causes the breast itself to feel hard. It may also cause rippling in the surface of the implant, resulti ... Continue reading Breast Augmentation: The Risks of Surgery.