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Serenoa repens is the herb everybody uses for the hyperandrogen conditions of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), polycystic…
Performing Hip Replacement Surgery
An increasingly common form of surgery that hip surgeons have been having to take part in the United States in recent…
Self - Diagnose Symptoms
I am riled up. Really riled up. I just read a fairly new book, published in 2010, that would like to limit your ability…
Low Testosterone Symptoms For Men
Commercials in the U.S. are now showing males taking AndroGel for testosterone replacement therapy. But what exactly…
Signs of Kidney Failure - The Top 10 Signs of
Kidney failure is the end stage of a renal disorder that is attributed by completely stopping the kidney's functions.…
Want To Live Longer? #24 What Is In the Flour
I was just sitting here eating my toast made with Ezekiel organic, cinnamon, raisin bread, and when I went to put something…
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Eleven Steps to Prevent Salmonella
Once again, salmonella has resulted in a massive recall of food products here in the United States. Salmonella in its severest form is deadly and is easily preventable. Even with all of the steps that can be taken to keep you and your family safe, if you have a product…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Aug 05, 2011  
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Causes Of Constipation You Didn't Know About
Constipation is a rather uncomfortable condition, which can have a number of ill effects on overall health. In most people constipation is more likely to be a food sensitivity problem or a living habit issue rather than an irreversible pathological disease. Fairy often this delicate problem can be alleviated by…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jun 26, 2015  
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Effects Of Heart Aneurysm
One of the most common causes of death these days is due to the bursting of major blood vessels damaging the vital organs such as the heart or the brain. This can occur due to a number of reasons with aneurysm being one of leading causes. Aneurysm is the bulging…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Sep 05, 2012  
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
This is a neurological condition characterized by several problems with our attention, it is also known as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. So what makes our discussion rather interesting? Well, you might be asking yourself, from layman’s point of view, the above title could simply mean lack of attention in adults.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Nov 22, 2012  
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When Your Child Should See A Pediatric Podiatrist
Children’s feet are naturally soft, pliable and more flexible than those of adults. However, while foot pain is more often thought of as a condition that affects adults and seniors, there are enough reasons for concern for pediatric podiatrists to be available for their care. It is the same softness…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jul 11, 2014  
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Overcoming Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Obsessive compulsive disorder. What are the primary symptoms? What are the types? How is it assessed and diagnosed by clinical psychologists? What are the triggers? What are the causes? How is it treated by cognitive behaviour therapy? What are the associated conditions related to obsessive compulsive disorder? Over recent decades,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Feb 11, 2013  
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What Causes Co - Dependency?
Codependency is a problem that causes individuals to lose themselves in relationships. Codependents disregard their feelings, needs, and problems while obsessing on the feelings, needs, and problems of others. They possess an inflated sense of responsibility for others and struggle with sustaining healthy boundaries. Thus, they endure relationships as stressful…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   May 01, 2016  
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Is Your Creatinine Level for Dialysis
What would determine dialysis? Dialysis is a kind of treatment that will aid your kidneys in booting out waste chemicals out of your body. If kidneys are unable to perform the job specified of them, dialysis comes into play as advised by the doctor. With this method, kidneys' load of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Nov 30, 2013  
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Understanding Alzheimers Disease
Alzheimer’s disease is a debilitating degenerative disorder and is the commonest form of dementia. More than five million Americans are affected by the disease. Dementia which means mental deterioration is not a disease, but rather the manifestation of a group of brain disorders which are characterized by progressive loss of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jul 19, 2011  
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Health Benefits Of Gluten Free Food
Food has been a part of a daily lifestyle of every person. We need food in order to survive. We need vitamins and proteins for body nutrition. However, not all food is right for the body but since it has been our norms, we often forgot that what we eat…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   May 18, 2015  
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Home Remedies For Ticks
I remember back about four years ago, I had my first run in with Lyme's disease, which was carried by a deer tick that bit my 3 year old lab. This dog was my favorite, and she is missed on a daily basis to this day.We were out in the…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jul 10, 2012  
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How to Pick the Final Four Winners
By Now you probably know that Florida, Wisconsin, UConn and Kentucky are in the Final Four. The big question now is who is going to come out victorious and play for the championship. Let me be up front with you and tell you I don’t know, but if certain factors…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Apr 02, 2014  
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China Says Man Dead From the Avian Flu: Worrisome News on the Heels Of Other Developments In the Virus World
The United States has already asked scientists to moderate or edit their submissions to medical journals related to their discovery of a mutated strain of the H5N1, avian influenza virus. That mutation may make the virus capable of being spread through the air. Researchers had prepared their articles for submission…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jan 02, 2012  
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Treat Hemorrhoids at Home With Easy And Adaptable Ways to Rid Yourself From Pain And Tension
Hemorrhoids are the painful swelling of veins in or around the anal and lower rectum. It can be internal, external of prolapsed; which means an extended internal hemorrhoids. It can be treated easily at home by taking proper diet and medication but extreme cases can only be solved with surgery.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Apr 11, 2014  
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Know Your Options In Terms Of Acne Treatments
Whenever you discover one or two pimples on your face, you are definitely tempted to pop them out, to use a concealer and lots of makeup to hide them or, if you have the time and the mood, to use some ingredients you normally have in the house, such as…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Feb 25, 2012  
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How to Get Rid Of Anal Fissures Naturally
It is possible to cure anal fissures without any drugs or procedures. You just leave it up to time and proper management. Here are some tips on how to get rid of anal fissures naturally. Keep the area clean and dry. To avoid going through a surgical procedure, you have…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Aug 28, 2015  
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Cold Sore Myths And Why they Are Not True
Cold sores are an extremely infectious oral condition caused by the herpes virus. The sore appears as an ulcer that forms around the lips and the lip area. Some show on the cheeks, nose and chin. This is one of the most misunderstood conditions and below are some of the…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Feb 06, 2013  
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Deficiency In Nutrition
Many of our artiicles have delt with child/adult obesity, and the possible reasons that this is so much a part of our society. A person can eat all day long and snack themselves to death and still be nutritionally defiicient. *According to The Cornell Encyclopedia of Health there are three…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 20, 2011  
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Steps To Avoiding Orthopedic Injuries
Orthopedic injuries can be some of the most debilitating types of injuries a person can have. They affect the bones and the muscles of the body to such an extent that a person isn’t able to function at full capacity and may not be able to function at all. When…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Oct 17, 2014  
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Saturated Fats Might Increase Risk And Symptoms Of Colitis And Other Digestive Conditions
According to a new study published in the journal, Nature, increased consumption of saturated fat, such as that typical of the Western diet, may increase the risk of colitis and may also increase some of the severity of its symptoms. That study, led by Eugene Chang found that saturated fats,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jun 15, 2012  
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Beginner’s Guide To Kidney Disease Stages, Symptoms, And Treatment
Kidney function is gouged by the use of (GFR) Glomerural Filtration Rate. This term is the metric employed to measure different kidney stages. The next is an encompassing detail on all of the five stages, symptoms and treatment choices: Stage 1 At this stage a person suffers kidney harm with…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Nov 06, 2013  
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Foods to Avoid with Colitis
Ulcerative Colitis can be caused by many different factors, but it is also a disease that you can manage it at home naturally instead of paying those high doctor and medical bills. There are a lot of natural remedies for colitis and there are also Colitis diets that you can…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Aug 22, 2011  
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Want To Live Longer? #18 Gotu Kola
Gotu Kola is an adaptogen. Definition follows: 18. Gotu Kola has been called the most spiritually transformative of the adaptogenic herbs. This is truly the herb for longevity as some have reportedly lived to be in their hundreds, as well as one at 256, from use of this herb and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Sep 11, 2012  
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Frequently Asked Questions Of Any Health Guru Part 1
So this is how it is. When you write on any health subject there is always someone who wants to know more. This is why we write. To help someone who does not know what we know, or to help someone learn about the subject that wants to find out…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 13, 2013  
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Self - Diagnose Symptoms
I am riled up. Really riled up. I just read a fairly new book, published in 2010, that would like to limit your ability to self-diagnose your symptoms. Let me explain. Robert Goldberg, PhD wrote a book entitled 'Tabloid Medicine'. The premise of his book is that the internet is…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Aug 23, 2012  
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Normal Pulse Rate In Men
What is a heart rate? This is how many times ones heart beats in minute. Therefore when checking the heart rate for men, one checks how many times their heart beats in a minute under normal circumstances. This enables one to know if their heart is functioning normally or not.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Nov 04, 2012  
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Seek A Chiropractor After An Auto Accident
After an auto accident, chiropractors can be your best physician in treating the myriad of muscle, ligament and soft tissue damage that may occur. If you have been seen by emergency medical personnel and received a clean bill of health, it is time to see a chiropractor for a more…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jun 11, 2014  
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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – A Myth Or Ailment
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), also know as Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), or post-viral fatigue syndrome (PVFS) and chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome (CFIDS). CFS, ME or whichever is your preference to use, is not a disease where a viral infection has caused a feeling of ill-being, that, with the use of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Apr 14, 2012  
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Energy And Enthusiasm
Dear Dr. Sadaqat Ali, Dr Sadaqat Ali The nature of my work involves public speaking. Training clients has been my bread and butter for the last fifteen years. I feel I was very energetic and enthusiastic when I started off in this line of work. But not anymore. In the…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 03, 2016  
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Living With Lupus Tiredness
Lupus is an autoimmune condition that affects women nine times more than men. It is known as the “great mimic” as the symptoms are very common to many other conditions. Lupus is becoming more common than Multiple Sclerosis. Even though doctors are becoming more aware about Lupus and its many…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jun 18, 2013  
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