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Newly discovered species of bacteria may be culprit behind rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune and inflammatory disease, where the immune system attacks healthy cells in the joints. This causes the joints to become inflamed, painful, unsteady, and deformed. Not much is known about what causes this autoimmune reaction, and there is currently no cure, although there are many strategies to help manage the […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Founder of The Creative Palate

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8 Benefits of Aloe Vera Everyone Needs to Know

Most of us probably know what Aloe Vera is. Chances are, you’ve used some kind of aloe gel after too much sun left you with red, irritated skin. However, there are actually so many more benefits that the aloe plant brings to your health beyond sunburn relief. 8 Benefits of Aloe Vera Everyone Needs to […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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5 Times Public Health Scandals Have Cost Countless Lives

Public health is one of those critical domains where even the smallest of errors can have devastating consequences. Unfortunately, history is full of examples where failures in public health protocols have led to tragic outcomes. Here, we explore five major public health scandals that resulted in the loss of countless lives. 1. The Thalidomide Tragedy […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Stroke Prevention: 7 Things You Should Never Do, According to Doctors

Strokes are a leading cause of death and disability in the United States, according to the American Stroke Association. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 80% of strokes are preventable through lifestyle changes. With such a high potential for prevention, it’s crucial to be aware of behaviors and habits that can […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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According to Steve Jobs, This is The #1 Signs Someone Has High Intelligence

Intelligence is a multifaceted concept, and it covers various skills, abilities, and traits. While some signs of intelligence are universally recognized, like academic success or quick problem-solving, others are more subtle but equally significant. Steve Jobs, the visionary co-founder of Apple, had a unique perspective on intelligence, highlighting a specific trait he believed was a […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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10 Foods To Avoid if You Have High Blood Pressure (and 10 to Eat More of)

High blood pressure, or hypertension, affects nearly half of all adults in the United States and is a significant risk factor for heart disease, stroke, and other health issues.1 Management through diet is crucial, and knowing which foods to avoid and which to incorporate more of can make a substantial difference. Here are ten foods […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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The #1 Arthritis Remedy That Is Often Ignored

Arthritis is a common condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It is characterized by joint inflammation, pain, stiffness, and decreased mobility. There are several different types of arthritis, with osteoarthritis being the most common form. Many people consider it just a “normal” part of aging, however, many experts now suggest that this is erroneous […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team