STD Vs.HIV

Difference Between STD And HIV STD which stands for sexually transmitted diseases includes diseases like herpes, Chlamydia, gonorrhea etc. These diseases are transmitted by means of sexual contact with someone who is suffering from these diseases. HIV is one of these STDs that are transmitted by sexual contact and also by other means. If you […]

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Ophthalmology Vs. Optometry

Difference Between Ophthalmology And Optometry As far as the terms Optometry and Ophthalmologist are concerned there are a lot of confusions among the people. It is true that both are concerned with troubles with the eyes; there are other factors as well which make them different. The first and foremost reason of the confusion is […]

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Ashtanga Yoga Vs. Hatha Yoga

Difference Between Ashtanga Yoga And Hatha Yoga It was quite a long time-in fact few centuries ago that yoga originated and prospered as a lifestyle. People in many parts of India have practiced yoga for a long time. It is nothing but a combination of physical and mental exercises that enables you to gain control […]

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Dope vs. Weed

Difference Between Dope and Weed Dope and weed are words that indicate the illegitimate drug marijuana. The way people use the terms determine the use of these two terms sometimes the actual difference between the two terms are forgotten. If we look up the word ‘weed’ in the Dictionary then we are generally indicates any […]

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HDL vs. LDL

Difference Between HDL and LDL Many people believe that cholesterol is not good for the health and causes many serious illnesses. Health conscious individuals tend to refrain from consuming cholesterol in order to avoid grave medical problems. Very few people actually know that there is not just one, but two kinds of cholesterol. Knowing and […]

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Health Insurance vs. Health Care

Difference Between Health Insurance and Health Care   Health insurance and health care are two terms that many consider to mean the same thing. In Australia, citizens mostly prefer to subscribe to the health insurance offered by private companies instead of the health care system or Medicare that the government provides. Private health insurance also […]

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Health vs. Wealth

Difference Between Health and Wealth   Many consider health and wealth to be very important factors in person’s life. According to the old saying which almost everyone is quite familiar with: health is wealth. In almost all instances, this remains true. A person’s health can in fact be considered part of his wealth. Many claim […]

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Stroke vs. Heart Attack

Difference Between Stroke and Heart Attack   Heart Attack Myocardial infarction or simply heart attack is a serious heart condition. The heart, which never ceases to work, is responsible for pumping blood throughout the body. The cardiac muscles do this by contracting and relaxing rhythmically. But, like all other organs of the body, a person’s […]

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Pulse Rate vs. Heart Rate

Difference Between Pulse Rate and Heart Rate The terms ‘pulse rate’ and ‘heart rate’ are often taken to mean the same thing. In reality, this is not entirely true. The beating of your heart or heartbeat is what causes the pulses in your arteries or your pulse rate. Imagine throwing a stone into a calm […]

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ICD vs. Pacemaker

Difference between ICD and Pacemaker Both of these are surgical implants that are done on human beings to restore the hearth to its normal heartbeat or rhythm. In the current world the number of people dying form cardiac problems is very high. Some of these problems can be treated with bills but some that are […]

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