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Did you know that Bursitis is commonly caused by repetitive movement and excessive pressure?


Did you know that Bursitis is the inflammation of one or more bursae (small sacs) of synovial fluid in the body?

Did you know that the bursae rest at the points where internal functionaries, such as muscles and tendons, slide across bone?

Did you know that a healthy bursae create a smooth, almost frictionless functional gliding
surface making normal movement painless?

Did you know that bursitis occurs, however,
movement relying upon the inflamed bursa becomes difficult and painful.
Moreover, movement of tendons and muscles over the inflamed bursa
aggravates its inflammation, perpetuating the problem. Muscle can also
be stiffened?

Did you know that Bursitis is commonly caused by repetitive movement and excessive pressure?

Did you know that shoulders, Elbows and knees are the most commonly affected by Bursitis?

Did you know that the inflammation of the bursae might also be caused by other inflammatory conditions know as  rheumatoid arthritis and gout?

Did you know that Traumatic injury
is another cause of bursitis?

Did you know that Bursitis symptoms vary from local joint pain
and stiffness, to stinging pain that surrounds the joint around the
inflamed burs?

Did you know that the Bursae that are not infected can be treated with rest, ice, elevation, physiotherapy, anti-inflammatory drugs and pain medication?

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Did you know that a POPE is not allowed to have any personal worldly possessions?

Did you know that the POPE, (The Holy Father) makes no salary, although, of course, as the Pope of the
entire church all his needs are met?

Did you know that the Pope does not personally
own any of the possessions of the Church, he is no more than their
caretaker?

Did you know as Bishop of Rome his duties are enormous, time consuming,
and extremely tiring?

Did you know that the only time a POPE can receive income is only after retirement, they receive a retirement pension as a former POPE?

Did you know that a POPE is not allowed to have any personal worldly possessions?

Did you know that if a Pope receives gift other than things like books that those things are are given away?

Did you know that the POPE is head of state for the country of Vatican City. Like a
Queen or Prime Minister or President?

Did you know that when a POPE visits government
are because it is his diplomatic responsibility
to visit with the leaders of the countries he visits?
 

 Did you know that not all priest take vows of poverty, that is a
myth?

Did you know that only religious order Priests take a vow of poverty?

Did you know that Diocese an
priest only take vows of chastity and obedience to their local ordinary
(Bishop)?

Did you know that a diocesan priest can make a nice salary and all expenses?

Did you know that if a former diocesan priest becomes Pope he then must give
up his salary?

Did you know that the Popemobile (Italian: Papamobile) is an informal name for the specially designed motor vehicles used by the pope during outdoor public appearances without having to employ the antiquated and often impractical sedia gestatoria?

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Did you know that as of 16 February 2011, there were over 156 million public blogs in existence?


Did you know that a blog (a portmanteau of the term web log))[1] is a discussion or informational site published on the World Wide Web
and consisting of discrete entries (“posts”) typically displayed in
reverse chronological order (the most recent post appears first)?

Did you know until
2009 blogs were usually the work of a single individual, occasionally of
a small group, and often covered a single subject?

Did you know that “multi-author blogs” (MABs) have developed, with posts written by large
numbers of authors and professionally edited.?

Did you know that MABs from newspapers, other media outlets, universities, think tanks, interest groups and similar institutions account for an increasing quantity of blog traffic?

Did you know that a typical blog combines text, images, and links to other blogs, Web pages,
and other media related to its topic?

Did you know that most blogs are primarily textual, although
some focus on art (art blogs), photographs (photoblogs), videos (video blogs or “vlogs”), music (MP3 blogs), and audio (podcasts)?

Did you know that as of 16 February 2011, there were over 156 million public blogs in existence?

[4]Did you know that on October 13, 2012, there were around 77 million Tumblr[5] and 56.6 million WordPress[6] blogs in existence worldwide?

Did you know that Blogger is the most popular blogging service used today?
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Did you know that in 2009 because of Blogging presence the American
journalism industry had declined to the point that several newspaper
corporations were filing for bankruptcy, resulting in less direct
competition between newspapers within the same circulation area?


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Did you know that Patrick’s eighth-place finish is the best for a woman in the Daytona 500?

Did you know that Danica Patrick became the first woman to win a pole in the Sprint Cup Series —
let alone the Great American Race?

Did you know that Patrick’s eighth-place finish is the best for a woman in the
Daytona 500?

Janet
Guthrie

Did you know that Janet
Guthrie finished sixth place set in the Volunteer 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 28,
1977?

Did you know that Patrick also became the first female to lead a green-flag lap in
NASCAR’s top division on Sunday when she passed Michael Waltrip during
the restart on Lap 9?


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Did you know that Chronic kidney disease is the slow loss of kidney function over time?

Did you know that Kidney illness is often times known as renal disease?

Did you know that Chronic kidney disease is the slow loss
of kidney function over time?

Did you know that the main function of the kidneys is to
remove wastes and excess water from the body?

Did you know that Chronic
kidney disease (CKD) slowly gets worse over time?

Did you know that in the early stages of CKD ,
there may be no symptoms?

Did you know that the loss of kidney function usually takes months or
years to occur.?

Did you know that the final stage of chronic kidney disease is called end-stage renal disease
(ESRD)?

Did you know when at ESRD this stage, the kidneys are no longer able to remove enough
wastes and excess fluids from the body and the patient needs dialysis or a kidney transplant?

Did you know that Chronic kidney disease and ESRD affect more than 2 out of every 1,000 people in the United States?

Did you know that Diabetes and high blood pressure are the two most common causes and account for most cases. of ESRD?


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Did you know that there have been 18 sets of brothers to play in the Super Bowl?

Did you know that there have been 18 sets of brothers to play in the Super Bowl?

Glenn & Lyle Blackwood
Keith Fahnhorst

Did you know that only
2 sets of brothers  have played in the same Super Bowl but were on the same team.
Glenn & Lyle Blackwood for the Dolphins twice (1983 & 1985) and
Archie & Ray Griffin for the Bengals (1982). Keith and Jim Fahnhorst
were both on the 49ers in Super Bowl 85 but Jim was inactive for the
game?

Jim & John Harbaugh

Did you know that Jim & John Harbaugh were the first brothers to coach against each other in a Superbowl?






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Did you know the highest score by one team (during playoffs): 73 points when the Chicago Bears beat the Washington Redskins 73-0 on December 8, 1940?

Did you know that the highest score by one team (during regular season) was 72 points when the
Washington Redskins beat the New York Giants 72-41 on November 27, 1966?
Did you know the highest score by one team (during playoffs): 73 points when
the Chicago Bears beat the Washington Redskins 73-0 on December 8, 1940?

Did you know that the highest scoring game (during regular season) was  113 points when
the Washington Redskins beat the New York Giants 72-41 on November 27,
1966?


Did you know that the highest scoring game (during playoffs): 96 points when
the Arizona Cardinals beat the Green Bay Packers 51-45 on January 10,
2010?


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Did you know that up to 7 in 10 women develop breast pain at some stage in their life?

Did you know that most women develop breast pain at some stage in life?
Did you know that in most
cases the pain develops in the days just before a period?
Did you know that Breast Pain in some cases is not related to periods?
Did you know that the breast pain is often mild but in some
women it is more severe and can affect the quality of your life?

Did you know that treatment for breast pain has several options which include painkillers and topical (rub-on)
anti-inflammatory drugs?

Did you know that Breast pain (mastalgia) is usually classed as either Cyclical breast pain, or Noncyclical?

  • Cyclical breast pain – where the pain is related to periods.
    Typically, it occurs in the second half of the monthly cycle, getting
    worse in the days just before a period; OR
  • Noncyclical breast pain – where the pain is not related to periods.

Did you know that up to 7 in 10 women develop breast pain at some stage in their life?

Did you know that breast pain in 2 in 3 cases are cyclical breast pain, and about 1 in 3 are
noncyclical?

Did you know that if you are not sure which type of breast pain you have, it
may be worth keeping a pain diary for 2-3 months?

Did you know that you should record the days when
you have breast pain, and highlight the days when the pain is severe
enough to affect your lifestyle and see what pattern emerges?

Did you know that Cyclical breast pain is very common?

Did you know that Cyclical Breast pain can first occur at any age
after periods start, but most commonly first develops between the ages
of 30 and 50 years?

Did you know that Cyclical Breast pain does not occur in women past the menopause when
the periods have stopped?

Did you know that Cyclical Breast pain is more sensitive than usual to the normal hormonal changes that
occur each month?

Did you know that Cyclical Breast pain is not due to any hormone disease or to any problem
in the breast itself, although it is not serious, it can be a nuisance?

Did you know that most women with breast pain often worry that the pain is caused by breast
cancer?

Did you know that the first symptom of breast cancer is usually a
painless lump?

Did you know that pain is not usually an early symptom of breast cancer?

Did you know that if you have breast pain and any of the following: that you should see a doctor?

  • A lump in your breast or under your arms.
  • Discharge from a lump or nipple.
  • A family history of breast cancer.
  • Swelling and redness in your breast.
  • Any symptoms of pregnancy, such as a missed period.
Did you know that most
women with moderate breast pain are not treated with medications or
surgical
procedures?

Did you know that the following suggestions have been shown to reduce
breast pain in some women?

  • Wear
    a good, supportive bra to reduce breast movement. Many women with
    breast pain find it comfortable to also wear a bra while they sleep.
  • Limit sodium intake.
  • Reduce caffeine intake (coffee, tea, soft drinks, chocolate).
  • Maintain a low fat diet rich in fruits, vegetables, and grains.
  • Maintain an ideal weight. Losing excess weight may reduce breast pain by stabilizing hormone levels.
  • Occasionally use over-the-counter pain-relief drugs such aspirin, acetaminophen, or Motrin.
  • Take
    vitamins. Some women have found that taking Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine),
    Vitamin B1 (thiamine), and Vitamin E relieves breast pain.
  • Try
    evening primrose oil. Some women have found that regular consumption of
    the herb, evening primrose oil, in liquid or tablet form reduces breast
    pain.
  • Cyst aspiration. Physicians sometimes drain benign (non-cancerous), fluid-filled cysts to relieve breast pain. It may not be possible to drain very small cysts.
  • Relax. Some breast pain can be caused by stress and may subside by reducing anxiety and tension.


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Did you know that ED or Erectile dysfunction is when a man has trouble achieving an erection?

 Did you know that Erectile dysfunction or (ED) is sexual dysfunction characterized by the inability to develop or maintain an erection of the penis during sexual performance?

Did you know that penile erection is the hydraulic effect of blood entering and being retained in sponge-like bodies within the penis?

 Did you know that ED or Erectile dysfunction is when a man has trouble achieving an erection?

 Did you know that Psychological impotence is where erection or penetration fails due to thoughts or feelings
(psychological reasons) rather than physical impossibility?

Did you know that exercise, especially aerobic exercise is an effective treatment for erectile dysfunction?

 Did you know that  (Viagra), vardenafil (Levitra) and tadalafil (Cialis) are prescription drugs which are taken orally which helps to block the symptoms of ED?

Did you know that the last resort for treatments for ED is prosthetic implants which involves the insertion of
artificial rods into the penis?


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Did you know that Pain is the main symptom of Fibromyalgia and it can be mild to severe?

Did you know that Fibromyalgia
is a common syndrome in which a person has long-term, body-wide pain
and tenderness in the joints, muscles, tendons, and other soft tissues?

Did you know that Fibromyalgia has also been linked to fatigue, sleep problems, headaches, depression, and anxiety?

Did you know that there is no know cause of Fibromyalgia?

Did you know that there has been things that can  possibly trigger fibromyalgia such as?

  • Physical or emotional trauma
  • Abnormal pain response – areas in the brain that are responsible for pain may react differently in fibromyalgia patients
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Infection, such as a virus, although none has been identified

Did you know that Fibromyalgia is most common among women aged 20 to 50?

Did you know that the following conditions may be seen with fibromyalgia or mimic its symptoms?

  • Chronic neck or back pain
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Depression
  • Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)
  • Lyme disease
  • Sleep disorders

Did you know that Pain is the main symptom of Fibromyalgia and it can be mild to severe?

  • Painful
    areas are called tender points. Tender points are found in the soft
    tissue on the back of the neck, shoulders, chest, lower back, hips,
    shins, elbows, and knees. The pain then spreads out from these areas.
  • The pain may feel like a deep ache, or a shooting, burning pain.
  • The joints are not affected, although the pain may feel like it is coming from the joints.

Did you know that to
be diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, you must have had at least 3 months of
widespread pain, and pain and tenderness in at least 11 of 18 areas,
including?

  • Arms (elbows)
  • Buttocks
  • Chest
  • Knees
  • Lower back
  • Neck
  • Rib cage
  • Shoulders
  • Thighs

Did you know that the main goal of treatment of Fibromyalgia is to help relieve pain and other symptoms, and to help a person cope with the symptoms?

Did you know that te first type of treatment may involve:Physical therapy?

  • Exercise and fitness program
  • Stress-relief methods, including light massage and relaxation techniques

Did you know the goal of medication in treating Fibromyalgi is to improve
sleep and pain tolerance?

Did you know that when using medicine to treat Fibromyalgi that it should be used along with exercise
and behavior therapy?

Did you know that Duloxetine (Cymbalta), pregabalin (Lyrica), and
milnacipran (Savella) are medications that are approved specifically for
treating fibromyalgia?


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