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Sleep in Adolescents Sleep in Teenagers

How much sleep does my teenager need? According to the National Sleep Foundation, teenagers need between 8.5 and 9.5 hours of sleep each night. As a comparison, children aged 5 – 12 need between 10 and 11 hours, while adults need between 7 and 9 hours of sleep each night. Do teenagers usually get the sleep they need every night? Usually not! With the typical teen’s school, afterschool social and sports engagements, work obligations, homework and evening activities (eg, TV watching and internet involvement), there is a lot going on…

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Human Body 

What is deep vein thrombosis?

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT, also called venous thrombosis) is a blood clot that develops in a vein deep in the body. The clot may partially or completely block blood flow through the vein. Most DVTs occur in the lower leg, thigh or pelvis, although they also can occur in other parts of the body including the arm, brain, intestines, liver or kidney. DVT-Deep Vein Thrombosis What is the danger of DVT? Even though DVT itself is not life-threatening, the blood clot has the potential to break free and travel through…

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Cancer Human Body Personality 

10 myths about women’s main pride

Female breast sung by artists, sculptors, poets, as a symbol of eternal femininity, motherhood and beauty. However, for many women it is a cause of constant worry – someone stung by the fact that the breast is not large enough or not beautiful enough, someone concerned about the problem of feeding the baby, and almost all women are afraid of such terrible and more common diseases such as breast cancer . But often, instead of visiting a doctor and undergo a medical examination, women prefer to discuss the issue among…

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