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- n. Plural form of self-treatment.
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The most common solutions to the perplexing dilemma of energy loss are counterproductive self-treatments—240 million pounds of coffee beans were sold last year; Americans consumed $3 billion worth of caffeine-packed energy drinks like Red Bull; sleeping pill prescriptions were up 60 percent; and the new drug to increase alertness Provigil racked up $800 million in sales in its first year on the market.
Watching Magayane perform her self-treatments, I couldn't help comparing her physical toughness and pain tolerance to those of a human.
Thus, in describing the various self-treatments of disease in this book, we are aware of the obvious fact that, prior to commencing any course of treatment prescribed in this book, you should consult a qualified healthcare professional.
The pain or other difficulties caused by sore throat can be abated, if not treated, with simple self-treatments that can be done at home.